Nollywood actor Ray Emodi’s full biography and facts

Who is Ray Emodi?

Ray Emodi is a Nigerian actor, musician and film producer who has appeared in over 200 Nigerian movies and counting. He is known for his foreign-sounding accent in movies and portrayal of lover boy characters.

Full data profile of Ray Emodi

Full nameRay Emodi
Age36 years old
BirthdayJuly 1985
GenderMale
State of originAnambra
State of residenceLagos
Height6″1
Marital StatusSingle
TribeIgbo
CareerActor, musician, film producer

Ray Emodi’s Childhood

Nollywood actor Ray Emodi is from Anambra State. He is the son of Nigerian politician and former senator, Joy Emodi.

Ray Emodi calls his mother his role model. Describing his relationship with his mother, Senator Joy Emodi, Ray said:

“Senator Joy Emodi is a role model. I don’t know if she has ever said this in any interview and she has done so many interviews. But there was a point in her life, I think she was pregnant and she was in law school and she had a fashion house with people working for her; she would go to Anambra, Onitsha I think, to go and buy materials herself. She was pregnant while doing this and still made it through law school.

“When she gave birth to us she was still hustling, she tried to make it in politics which is also a saturated market. You have children, you are a woman; so when you come, they look at you as a woman and there is another man that wants the same job that you want and they might think that this other man might be more credible than you, this is the impulsive response to seeing a woman and she made it in spite of all those challenges.”

Ray Emodi’s Education

Ray Emodi holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Nottingham Trent University in the UK. He also has a Master of Fine Arts (Acting) degree from the New York Film Academy, Los Angeles.

Ray Emodi’s Acting Career

Ray Emodi has featured in over 20 Nigerian movies. He is best known for playing romantic roles in Iroko movies.

Ray Emodi’s movies are:

  • You Don’t Say (2014)
  • God’s Own Villa (2013)
  • Animus (2015)
  • Heaven on My Mind
  • Hook Line And Sinker
  • Happy Endings
  • Irreconcilable Differences
  • A Perfect Wife
  • Sideways

Ray Emodi’s Wife

As at the time of writing this biography page, Nollywood actor Ray Emodi is not married and does not have a wife.

Ray Emodi’s Siblings

Ray Emodi has a sister who is currently married with a child.

Ray Emodi and Nancy Isime

Contrary to widespread rumors, Ray Emodi and beautiful Nigerian actress Nancy Isime are just friends and colleagues and are not dating or planning to get married.

Ray Emodi and Destiny Etiko

There were also rumours that Ray Emodi and curvy Nigerian actress Destiny Etiko are planning to get married. These rumours are untrue. The two actors only worked on a movie project and are not planning a wedding at the time of publishing this post.

Other Interesting Facts About Ray Emodi

Asides from acting, Ray Emodi is also a musician and has released a number of songs.

Ray Emodi’s songs include:

Describing his interest in music, Ray Emodi said:

“Music-wise, my fans should expect a lot of fun music and then real music. My ‘Night Time’ and ‘Would You’ songs are like pop songs that have global appeal because I try to make songs for the world and not just for my neighbourhood, I am trying to reach everybody. My fans should expect two things; first, songs that they can dance to; second, songs that make them think. I am going to be honest with my music, anything I say is true.”

Ray Emodi’s Instagram

Nollywood actor Ray Emodi is active on Instagram. His Instagram handle is @rayemodi.

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32 comments

  1. Am a big fan, to this Nollywood Actor. How can I get in contact with him in person
    My Name is Makaria from Liberia.

      1. Ever since I saw u on d screen uve been my number one biggest crush,u’ve done really well for yourself kudos and keep d great work,can I get ur contact please

  2. Hi I am Menisia from South Africa. I came to love your movies. I cannot stop watching them. You inspired me through your movies. Thank you

  3. Hi, am Maryann from cross river state,I so much like ur movies and ur style most especially ur romantic acting ,,HW can i get in touch with you,,am one of ur fans

  4. Am Priscilla from Abuja Nigeria,Am a big fan of u Ray Emodi,you my favorite actor and I love your movies. Pls how can I get in touch with you?

  5. Am Genevive from Enugu state. I love all your movies and it inspires me. Please i want to see you in person.

  6. I love you so much Ray
    Your music, acting, and appearance enlighten my days whenever I listen or see a movie or picture of you… Your music God own villa is my favorite…. You’re my star for life Ray ❤️
    Love you so so much
    I’m Blessing From Liberia ??

  7. Hi Ray,
    My name is Buli
    You are such an amazing, humble person. I love your movies and how passionate you are about your work.
    I’d love to meet you one day, i don’t know where or how because I’m in South Africa.

  8. Hi…Am Tochi phillip….am so speechless I don’t know what to say,but the only thing that comes out of my mind is you are the best #Ray Emodi…,you are so sweet.proudly Anambra lady😊😉.

  9. Me I shaa like the way he dishes out compliments to women he loves in all his movies..He says it like this ” you look nice by the way”, “you smell nice”, “your hair looks nice”…lol

  10. Hello I am Phinah from Namibia ,am one of your super fans am happy to admit that I love your movies so much

  11. hiii
    I’m gift from Anambra but based in pH
    i love your way of acting and also your kind of person
    please how can I get to know you
    i will really love to

  12. kudos to you bros ray, am a big fan of your’s that can’t stop watching your movies and my career is acting i wanna be like you, help me please i wanna join nollywood. Am samuel, help please once again kudos! 08133423195

  13. From the day i watched you on my screen,I loved you,your acting and body build,and everything about you.But seriously,you kiss too much on movies(felt irritated though*or perhaps*jealous (🤩)but it’s your job,and that makes you the perfect lover boy.
    Keep doing your thing my hero.you are loved greatly.

  14. Good day sir
    Am Kenechukwu from Ebonyi state, I’ve been so much talking about your movies, since the very first time I watched your video I felt impressed
    Please sir can I get your contact to say hi on WhatsApp

  15. Good day sir.
    I’m Ogechi Ruth from IMO state, I’ve been talking about your movies, since the very first time I watched one of your movies. You’re the best dear. Wish I can sent my eyes on you one day.

  16. I’m a big fan of Ray…. All the wa from Botswana… I have watched almost all his movies and woow,, what an actor… He knows his stuff.. Keep doing the good job “bro”

  17. Ray Ray Ray,, what a guy…
    Hey,, I’m Keemetswe from Botswana
    what an actor… Wish to see you one day and have that bear hug…

    Greetings all the way from Botswana

  18. Dear Ray Emodi
    I am a Professor in medicine from algéria
    I would like to have you email adress and cell phone number
    I am a fan of you

    Thank you

  19. i LOVE THE WORDS TO A SONG THAT PLAYS IN ONE OF YOUR VIDEOS, I DO NOT KNOW THE SONG TITLE. THESE ARE THE WORDS I AM HERE FOR LOVE TRUE LOVE. THAT SONG HAS ME GOING SO STRONG. YOU ARE A GREAT ACTOR BUT I DO NOT LIKE THE ENDING OF SOME OF YOUR VIDEOS. I CANNOT EVER GET TO REALLY KNOW YOU BUT I AM REALLY PROUD OF YOU. I LOVE THAT YOU ARE AN AMERICAN CITIZEN AND SO WELL EDUCATED. I ALSO LOVE THE WAY YOU SPEAK ENGLISH. YOU ARE TRULY A ROLE MODEL TO MILLIONS OF PEOPLE THROUGH OUT THE WORLD. I AM HERE FOR LOVE TRUE LOVE. I WISH I COULD GET A HOLD OF THAT CD. MAY GOD BLESS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AMEN.

  20. Can’t stop watching all ur movies even to d extent that if u are not in d movie I don’t find it interesting heyyy gawd 🙆🏻‍♀️🙆🏻‍♀️ Who did this to me 🤣🤣 hope to meet u in person some day I’m ur huge fan

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