The sultry actress who was catapulted to stardom in her epic movie "A Cry for Help" now seems to be in need of that help she sought for a long time ago. Known and appreciated for her emotional outbursts, making her look defenseless and vulnerable, Nkiru appears to be have fallen prey to real life tormentors this time around. Her talent is evident in her effortless interpretation of roles assigned to her, but Nkiru Sylvanus has devised a way of always evading scandals and controversies. These twin evils which haunt successful movie stars continue to trail her like a shadow. Her first baptism of mischievous gossip sought to question her academic attainments but she was able to shake them off convincingly to the chagrin of her foes and the admiration of her fans.