The actor who was named after popular Russian actor Yul Brynner, graduated from the University of Port Harcourt, where he received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Dramatic Arts. He joined Nollywood in 2005 with his debut movie ‘The Exquires’, when he was just 23 years of age.
Yul got his big break in 2007 after featuring alongside Genevieve Nnaji and Desmond Eliot in the movie ‘Wind of Glory’.
He ventured into politics in 2017, declaring his intention to run as the Governor of Anambra state under the political party, Democratic People’s Congress. It is quite interesting to know that the handsome young actor and politician is married with four children.
Yul Edochie’s marriage
Yul Edochie is one of those who finds love at a very young and tender age. He got married to his wife and mother of his children, May Aligwe at age 22 after they have dated for six years.
Yul and May met in 1998 when Yul was just trying to put his life on track as a young chap in the University of Port Harcourt.
Their union is blessed with four children with the names Danielle, Kambi, Karl, and Victory Zane Chukwubuike Yul Edochie respectively.
Yul Edochie’s wife
May Aligwe now May Yul Edochie is the wife of Yul Edochie. May attended Airforce Secondary School and she is a graduate of Enugu State University of Science and Technology.
Yul Edochie’s wife is a computer engineer and CEO of DKK Investments. May can be said to be a supportive wife as she has been with her husband through thick and thin and was always seen posting Yul’s campaign videos and pictures while he was running for the Governorship post of Anambra State in 2017.
Yul Edochie’s children
Yul has four children, three boys, and a girl. The girl, Danielle is his first child. She was born on April 14, 2015.
Danielle got an endorsement deal at age 12 from a brand called Ninos. Ninos is a line of electronics (smartwatches and tablets) that allows parents know about their children’s location at age 12.
There is little or no information regarding Yul’s other children (Kambi, Karl, and Victory) as he hardly divulge any information regarding his family to the media.
List of Yul Edochie’s four children:
- Danielle Edochie
- Kambi Edochie
- Karl Edochie
- Victory Zane Chukwubuike Edochie