Judith Chichi Opara Mazagwu, known professionally as Judith Mazagwu, stage name AfroCandy is a Nigerian Actress, Recording Artist, model who has become a woman of many talents. Having written the script for her upcoming T.V project, as well as being the complete filmmaker, Mazagwu is also a song writer and a recording artist. She Released her hit single “Somebody Help Me” in 2009 and it's being played in most clubs and on FM radios.
Though her interest in acting first surfaced during her teen hood while performing in high school plays, Ms. Mazagwu dropped drama in college to pursue a career in Administration. It was after College and Marriage that quite by accident, the idea of acting popped up again. While on a commercial photo shoot with her daughters, the modeling agent (King George Models) discovered her as a highly talented actress and suggested that she goes into acting. She started out with commercials like Coca Cola, Nixoderm, Liberia G.S.M, among others and playing extra roles in the movies. Shortly there after, she landed a role in the Movie “Dangerous Sisters” as Susan where she worked along Dakore Egbuson, Genevieve Nnaji, Tony Umez, Alex Usifo, Tina Amuziam and a host of other actors. Judith mazagwu has made her mark as a respected actress who has not gotten into any controversy since she rose to stardom; this is probably because she ran away from publicity to keep her marriage, unfortunately, her marriage still crashed 2 years after she joined her husband in the United States. She has appeared in various movies and has also taken on many challenging roles as well.
In “Dwelling in Darkness & Sorrows” Judith was charming as “Jezebel” where she played along Michel Ezuruonye and other big Nollywood names. In this movie, she plays the role of a Village River princess who comes out to hunt a young man (Micheal Ezuruonye) that swam in her river. A year later she raised eyebrows as “Nneoma” (Village Girl) in “End of the Game” which also stared Sandra Achums and Tony One Week. She was stripped off her usual Glamorous looks for a local uneducated young girl. As if that wasn't enough, She stared with J.T Tom west in another controversial movie titled "Ghetto Crime". Before she left for the USA, She played a role in yet another Controversial Block Buster "Beyond Green Pastures" with Fred Aseroma which was partly shot in Europe.
Judith Mazagwu now lives in the United States of America with her 2 beautiful daughters Annabel and Angel. She is still working hard in pursuing her career in the Entertainment industry; she has done a couple movies in the U.S like “How Did I Get Here”, “Ordeal in Paradise” “The Goose That Lays The Golden Eggs” www.youtube.com and played background roles n a bunch of Hollywood movies.
She has these movies to her credit:
1) Dwelling in Darkness & Sorrows
2) Dangerous Sisters
3) The Real Player
4) End Of The Game
5) Between Love
6) Heaven Must Shake
7) My Experience
8) Ghetto Crime
9) Beyond Green Pastures
10) Ticket To Europe (coming out soon)
11) Disciples of Death
12) Desperate Women
13) How Did I Get Here
14) The Goose That Lays The Golden Eggs
15) End Of Money
16) Killer Angel
17) Rip Off
18) Grass Is Greener
19) The Will