Who is Emeka Enyiocha?
Emeka Enyiocha is a popular Nollywood actor, producer, and film director.
Emeka Enyiocha is well known for his role in the 2003 movie “End of the River”, produced by Amaco Productions. He has starred in over 200 movies with a career spanning over two decades.
Emeka Enyiocha has been acting around the same time with other famous Nollywood stars like Emeka Ike, Jim Iyke and Ramsey Nouah.
Around 2007, Emeka Enyiocha quit acting to concentrate on his beer selling business in Surulere, Lagos.
However, a few years later, the actor shut down his beer parlour and returned to Nollywood.
Full profile details of Nollywood actor, Emeka Enyiocha
|Full name||Chukwuemeka Michael Enyiocha|
|Age||49 years old|
|Date of Birth||March 6, 1972|
|State of Origin||Abia State|
|Spouse||Stella Ugoji Enyiocha|
Emeka Enyiocha’s childhood and education
Emeka Enyiocha was born on the 6th of March, 1972 in Abia State, and he is presently 49 years old. Emeka is a native of Umuahia in Abia State. He is the first of eight children.
Emeka Enyiocha attended Government Technical College, Port Harcourt for his high school education, after which he proceeded to Lagos State University (LASU) where he bagged a BA degree in Theatre Arts.
Emeka Enyiocha’s acting career
Emeka Enyiocha officially joined the Nollywood industry in 1994. He began acting in the popular NTA Soap Opera titled “Memorial Hospital”. The series was directed by Lancelot Oduwa Imaseun.
Prior to Emeka Enyiocha’s acting career, he used to work as a model. He revealed that he was forced to quit due to the scar on his forehead which had a huge dent in his modelling career.
The actor rose to greater fame when he starred in the 2002 blockbuster movie, “End of the River”.
Another movie that brought Emeka Enyiocha to fame was “Peace Maker” where he acted along with other prominent actors like Emeka Ike, Nkiru Sylvanus, and Queeneth Hilbert.
Emeka Enyiocha has starred in over 200 movies and counting. Some of his hit movies include: “Clash of Destiny”, “Desperate Love”, “Marry Me”, “Living Abroad”, and “His Addiction”.
Emeka Enyiocha’s movies
- He Lives in Me (2017)
- His Addiction (2017)
- Beyond Your Desire (2019)
- Clash of Destiny (2020)
- Bed of Thorns (2020)
- A Chance At Life (2021)
- Living Abroad (2021)
- Across The Bridge
- Clash of Destiny
- Desperate Love
- Akidi Part 2
- Holy Family
Emeka Enyiocha’s marriage and wife
Emeka Enyiocha is married to Stella Ugoji, now known as Stella Ugoji Enyiocha.
They met in 2006 and tied the knot two years after, on December 21, 2008. The couple has been together for 13 years, and they have been seen living their best lives together with their kids.
Emeka Enyiocha’s wife, Stella Ugoji is a graduate of Law from the University of Jos. She is also a member of the Onyebuchi Aniakor & Co Law Chamber located in Surulere Lagos.
Stella Ugoji has been known over the years to be actively engaged in dispute resolution.
When speaking on his career, Emeka Enyiocha revealed that marriage slowed him down in his career. He also mentioned that the sole reason he initially quit acting for business was to focus on his wife and children. Emeka Enyiocha and his wife, Stella, are blessed with three kids.
Emeka Enyiocha’s kids
Emeka is the father of three kids- two boys and a girl. Details of the names and ages of Emeka Enyiocha’s kids are not currently available.
Emeka Enyiocha’s net worth
Based on available information about Emeka Enyiocha’s earnings and income, his net worth is currently estimated at $500,000 (around N205 million naira).
Emeka Enyiocha on social media
Emeka Enyiocha is active on social media. His Instagram handle is @emekaenyiocha.