Somadina Adinma // (born 8 May 1999) is a Nigerian actor and model. He started acting in 2003, at the age of eight, when he debuted in a comedy movie titled Charge and Bail.[1] He is best known for his roles in the Nollywood films Ordinary Fellows, Breath of Anger, and Forest of Promises.[2]

Somadina Harrison Adinma
Somadina Harrison Adinma

(1999-05-08) 8 May 1999 (age 25)
Alma materNnamdi Azikiwe University
Occupation(s)Actor, model, TV presenter
Years active2002–present
Known forOrdinary Fellows, Breath of Anger, Forest of Promises
AwardsAfrica Movie Academy Award for the Best Performance by a child (Nominated)

Early life and career


Somadina is a native of Neni, Anambra State. He had a degree in Theatre arts from Nnamdi Azikiwe University.[3] In 2007, he was nominated for the award for Best Performance by a Child at 3rd Africa Movie Academy Awards. In 2019, he acted in the drama film Ordinary Fellows in the role 'DJ Cash'.[4]



Somadina was found in love with Regina Daniels before she married Ned Nwoko.[5] The news caused questions from his followers who thought Daniels and Adinma would marry.[6][7]

Selected filmography

  • Charge and Bail (2003) as Hezekiah
  • Speak the Word (2006) as Solomon
  • Ordinary Fellows
  • Breath of Anger (2007)
  • Forest of Promises (2008)
  • Flash of Pain (2016) as Ebube
  • The Seventh Hour (2019) as Peter
  • Love Child (2020) as Chiemela
  • Ikemefuna (2021) as Justice
  • Yahoo+[8] (2022) as Abacha
  • Enslaved Feelings (2022) as Beluchi
  • A Pierced Heart (2022) as Afam
  • Bad Post (2022) as Stan
  • Hook Line & Sinker[9]
  • Gifted[10]


  1. ^ Fasanmi Abiola. "Seven Nollywood stars that started as kids". The Nation.
  2. ^ "Somadina Adinma". scoopernews. 2020-11-27. Retrieved 2020-11-27.
  3. ^ The Nation (1 February 2014). "The return of kid actors". Retrieved 15 January 2023.
  4. ^ "Watch Trailer for "Ordinary Fellows" starring Wale Ojo, Chiwetalu Agu, Ken Erics". BellaNaija. Retrieved 2020-09-23.
  5. ^ "Men with six figures are more attractive than those with six packs- Reno Omokhri". Vanguard Allure.
  6. ^ "That's why Nwoko collect your babe' Actress Regina Daniels' ex-boyfriend Somadina Adinma mocked over his advice to ladies". Kemi Fulani. Retrieved 9 November 2023.
  7. ^ "Regina Daniels, Ned Nwoko and I: The true story – Somadina Adinma, actor". 3 August 2019.
  8. ^ "MOVIE REVIEW: 'Yahoo +,' mediocre representation of societal vices".
  9. ^ Bernard Dayo (2 July 2018). "Here's where you can watch Ruth Nkweti's upcoming sitcom Hook Line & Sinker". YNaija.
  10. ^ "Hit Series "Gifted" ranks among Top Five Shows of 2021, as Season 3 goes on set". Vanguard Nigeria. Retrieved 25 December 2023.