Couple of years ago, Nollywood legend Liz Benson took everyone by surprise when she announced she was quitting acting having become an evangelist.

Well, the thespian recently announced her comeback and is set to feature in a new Stephanie Okereke movie which focuses on the plight of women afflicted with vesico vaginal fistula in Nigeria. According to her, her decision to take the role was  influenced Stephanie.

“Stephanie did a lot to convince me that I would love to be a part of the project after going through the script. I had already decided not to be involved in any film that did not reflect my religious beliefs.

“But after reading the script, I was touched by the message in it. Then I decided to play the part of a nurse in the film”

 

Liz  came into the limelight via the 1993 television soap opera, Fortunes and starred in numerous Nigeria home videos such has Diamond Ring, Glamour Girls, Most Wanted, Hour of Grace, Day of Reckoning, World Apart and many more.

She is presently married to Bishop Great Ameye of the Freedom Assembly in Jesse, Ethiope Local Government Area of Delta State

 

See clips from Hour of Grace, Liz plays the role of a wife

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3Gzg0L-Mm0]

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