Most famous for his African Movie Academy Award-winning role as Femi in the 2009 thriller The Figurine, Nouah is also known for his roles in numerous other Nigerian films, including Guilty Pleasures and Confusion Na-Wa.
He made his acting debut in a Nigerian soap opera titled Fortunes.
He appeared with Chet Anekwe in two 2014 films: Unguarded and Busted Life.
He was born in Lagos, Nigeria to an Israeli-native father and a mother of Yoruba heritage. His marriage to Emelia Philips-Nouah resulted in one daughter and two sons.
He appeared with fellow Nigerian film star Genevieve Nnaji in the 2012 romantic movie Weekend Getaway, as well as in the 2002 features Power of Love and Valentino.