Nollywood actor Diamond Okechi’s full biography and facts

Who is Diamond Okechi?

Diamond Okechi is a Nigerian actor, movie producer, and occasional comedian. He is most known for his role in the blockbuster comedy-drama, ‘Alobam Nwa Aguleri’. His role in the movie earned him the moniker, ‘Alobam’.

He is also known for playing action roles or ‘hitman’ characters in Nollywood movies.

Full data profile of Diamond Okechi

Full nameDiamond Aruluezeama Okechi
Age35 years old
Date of Birth15 August 1986
ParentsMr. Emmanuel Okechi and Mrs. Vivian Obiamma Okechi
State of OriginAnambra
Marital StatusSingle
CareerActor, Movie producer

Diamond Okechi’s childhood and education

Diamond Okechi was born as the second child of six children on August 15, 1986. His parents are Mr Emmanuel Okechi and Mrs Vivian Obiamma Okechi. The 35-year-old actor was born and bred in Ajao Estate in Lagos though he is originally from Anambra State.

He had his secondary school education at Ajao Grammar School where he obtained his first school leaving certificate before proceeding to Federal Polytechnic, Nekede, in Imo State, for his tertiary education.

Diamond Okechi’s career

Diamond joined the Nigerian movie industry in 2007, debuting in the movie ‘Enemy In The House’. He was shot into the limelight after he starred in the movie ‘Alobam Nwa Aguleri’ alongside popular actress, Rachael Okonkwo.

Diamond Okechi debuted as a movie producer with the movie ‘Agaba Idu‘. The movie won him additional recognition in the movie industry.

Diamond Okechi has starred in over 100 movies since the launch of his career. He also doubles as a musician and content creator. He recently released his first highlife song titled ‘Arum Na So Mkpali’ which featured Duncan Mighty and Mr Real.

Diamond Okechi’s movies

  • Enemy In The house
  • Alobam Nwa Aguleri
  • Agaba Idu
  • The Hostage
  • Game of Throne
  • The Expendables
  • Primitive
  • Agumba The Warrior
  • 50 Days with Christ
  • Once Upon a Virgin
  • Sins of Virgin
  • Ikenna Son of the Gods

Daimond Okechi’s awards and nominations

Diamond Okechi was recognized by the Liberian Government in 2017 as the Best Creative Actor for his self-produced movie ‘Agaba Idu’.

Diamond Okechi’s marriage and wife

As of the time of writing this report, Diamond Okechi has no publicly known girlfriend, baby mama, or wife. The actor is also not currently married, according to most verifiable reports.

Diamond Okechi has been able to maintain a controversy-free lifestyle and has no negative vibes around him since the launch of his career.

Diamond Okechi’s children

Diamond Okechi has no publicly known children at this time.

Diamond Okechi’s net worth

Diamond Okechi has an estimated net worth of about $300,000 dollars (around N125 million naira). His major sources of income include acting, content creation and other businesses.

Diamond Okechi on social media

Diamond Okechi is active on Instagram as @diamondokechi22.

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