Stella Damasus is an actress and a singer born on April 24, 1978 in Benin City, Edo state Nigeria. She finished her secondary education in Delta state and her tertiary education at University of Lagos where she graduated with a degree in Theatre arts. Stella got married to her first husband Jaiye Aboderin in 1999 which they had two daughters but Jaiye died in 2004. She re-married in 2007, this time to Emeka Nzeribe. The marriage lasted for seven months before a mutual agreement to divorce.
Stella Damasus made her first appearance in a Nigerian movie titled Abused in 1992.
Stella won the Award for Best Actress at the Nigeria Entertainment Awards in 2007 and in 2012 She won the award for Best Actress for the movie Two Brides and a Baby at the Golden Icons Academy Awards in Houston, Texas.