Tamara Eteimo (born July 24, 1987) also known by her stage name Tamara Jones, is a Nigerian R&B singer-songwriter and actress. Since her Nollywood film debut in 2011, right after she won the seventh edition of the Next Movie Star reality show, the actress has appeared in over 50 films. She was ranked second in Charles Novia's annual rankings of Nollywood actresses for 2013 and has been nominated for numerous awards.

Eteimo completed her primary and secondary school education in Port Harcourt before enrolling at the University of Port Harcourt to study Theatre Arts. As of May 2010, she had released singles "Vibrate" and "Na Only you" from her debut studio album.

Filmography

Year Film Role Notes
2012 Survival Best of Nollywood Awards (BON)
2013 Mrs Somebody
Finding Mercy with Rita Dominic, Blossom Chukwujekwu, Uti Nwachukwu and Chioma Chukwuka
Desperate Housegirls with Ini Edo, Desmond Elliot, Kenneth Okolie Mary Lazarus
Somewhere Down The Line Lead with Rachael Oniga, Bukky Wright, Yemi Blaq
Dry-Next Page
2014 Falling with Desmond Elliot, Blossom Chukwujekwu, Adesua Etomi
Cobweb with Uti Nwachukwu, Funsho Adeolu, Mary Lazarus
A Long Night
The Scorned Help
Cheating Experience
Kopa
Red Lights Off
Green Eyed
Oyoma Nollywood Reloaded
Unblissful Nollywood Reloaded
Dry Nurse Ramatu with Stephanie Okereke, Liz Benson, William McNamara, Darwin Shaw and Paul Sambo
2015 Virgin Bride
It's About Your Husband
The Good Samaritan with Wale Ojo and Empress Njamah
Gone Grey with Funsho Adeolu, Stan Nze, Judith Audu, Seyi Hunter and Angel Vara Iduhe
Fast Cash with Mary Lazarus, Kiki Omeili, Oma Nnadi, Funny Bone and Klint da Drunk
2016 Class Of 21
Hotel Choco with Femi Branch, Sambasa Nzeribe and Jennifer Igbinovia
Time To HeaL
Candle
The Guilt
Scratched
Death Trap
Blind Spot
The X-List
One Monday Morning
Lost In Lust
A Walk In The Dark
Brown Envelope
Next Door
2017 The Three Tramps and The Law
33hours
My Game
Black Men Rock
Fair Lady
Family
2012 Dormitory 8
This Life
Itohan Super Story
2013 Meet the Neighbors
2014 Mama Bomboy
Emerald
2015 Dear Diary
The Other Side
Macbeth
Closed Doors
Pepper soup
Calabar woman

Notable Awards and Nominations

Year Nominee Award Result
2009 University of Port Harcourt (Theater Arts C.R.A.B) Best Acting Student Won
2011 New York Film Academy/ Delyork Best Acting Student Won
Next Movie Star Reality Show Winner Next Movie Star Reality Show Won
2014 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (Desperate Housegirls) Best Supporting actress Nominated
GIAMA Houston (Desperate Housegirls) Best Supporting actress Nominated
BON 2014 (Somewhere Down the line) Best Actress Nominated
NEA 2014 (Desperate Housegirls) Best Supporting Actress Nominated
2017 Acia Awards Atlanta (Falling) Best Supporting Actress Won