Yul Edochie Biography
Yul Chibuike Daniel Edochie is a Nigerian actor, named after popular Russian actor Yul Brynner. Also, he has been in other movies like Moms At War, among many other more.
Yul Edochie Age
Yul Chibuike Daniel Edochie was born on 7 January 1982 in Lagos and raised in Enugu. As of 2019, Yul is 37 years old. He celebrates his birthday on every 7th January of every year.
Yul Edochie Parents
He is the son of Pete Edochie and Josphine Edochie. Pete Edochie is a famous actress. Most people confuse Rita Edochie to be her mother. However, Rita Edochie is his uncle’s wife Tony Edochie. Yul is the last of his 5 siblings. Linc Edochie is one of his siblings. The rest of the siblings are far away from media sources. Linc Edochie is still a Nigerian actor.
Among the five siblings, four are brothers while one is a sister.
Yul Edochie Wife
Yul Celebrates her wife’s birthday
On 16th September 2019, Yul shared on youtube a video celebrating her birthday. Also, he celebrates the 16 years of their marriage. Click HERE to view.
Yul Edochie Net Worth
His net worth is estimated to be $1.85 million. Mostly, he earns from the Nollywood movies.
Yul Edochie and Steven Ugochukwu
Yul Edochie Education
He attended Lillians’ Day Nursery School and Robinson Street Primary School, Enugu between 1984 and 1992. His secondary education started from 1992 to 1998. In those 6 years, he went to Marist Brothers’ Juniorate, Uturu Secondary School, Ecumenical Community Secondary School, and New Haven Boys Secondary School respectively. He attended the University of Port Harcourt, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Dramatic Arts.
Yul Edochie Acting
He joined Nollywood in 2005 in his first film titled “The Acquires” alongside the Late Justus Esiri and Enebeli Elebuwa. He got his break in 2007. It was after featuring alongside Genevieve Nnaji and Desmond Elliot in the movie “Wind Of Glory”. Among other actors and his father, Yul has mentioned others to be his role models. These include people like Ramsey Noah, Jim Iyke, Emeka Ike, and Mike Ezuruonye among many others. Also, Al Pacino and Robert Deniro are among Hollywood icons to Yul.
Yul Edochie Academy
2009 – City People Entertainment Awards – Best New Actor Of The Year (English)
2013 – Pamsaa Awards – Best Actor
2013 – City People Entertainment Awards – Best Actor of the Year (English)
Yul Edochie Movies
- Vale of Tears
- Poka Messiah
- Rain Of Hope
- Dowry Man
- Compound Fools
- Royal Maid
- Ojuju Calabar
- Python Queen
- Apostles Of Lucifer
- Chioma The Weeping Queen
- The Mirror
- Restless Soul
- Agony Of A Princess
- Money Kingdom
- Blind Choice
- The Jezebels
- Death Certificate
- Eye Of The Eagle
- Against The Law Anthony
- The End is Near
- Bridge of Contract
- Zone 9
- Pleasure and Crime
- My Loving Heart
- Tears of Hope
- Kiss My Pain
- Give It Up
- Wind of Glory
- Sleek Ladies
Yul Edochie and Family – Video
Yul Edochie celebrates veteran actor, Sam Dede
Saturday, July 27, 2019, 8:59 am
Actor, Yul Edochie has celebrated veteran actor, Sam Dede for impacting his life as his lecturer at the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Edochie took to his Instagram page on Saturday morning to pour encomium on Dede.
He wrote: “Today, I want to celebrate this great man, Uncle Sam Dede. He was my lecturer in school, University of Port Harcourt, Theatre Arts Department, 98-2003, he taught us acting.
“His impact on my life is enormous. He taught me so much as an actor. We all wanted to be like him. He was like a father to us. He always told us that the best way we could make him proud is to succeed in Nollywood.
“Daddy I may not have kept in touch much, I know say I no dey hear a word, but I have not forgotten you till this day, a great part of you still lives in me. I hope I have made you proud. Thank you, sir. God bless you.”
Sam Dede is a Nigerian actor, director, politician and lecturer, born in 1965. He lectures at the University of Port Harcourt. Dede hails from Rivers State, Nigeria.
In 2005, Dede won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role. He is the current Director-General of the Rivers State Tourism Development Agency.
Regina Daniels: Nigerians bash Yul Edochie for blessing actress’ marriage with Ned Nwoko
19 days ago
Popular Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie, has praised young actress, Regina Daniels, and her husband as he prayed for God to bless their union – Yul shared a lovely snap of the couple on his page and said it was his photo of the day – Nigerians are however not happy with Yul’s stance as majority prayed for his own daughter to also marry a much older man Young Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels, undoubtedly broke the Nigerian internet after news of her relationship with 59-year-old billionaire, Ned Nwoko, hit the internet.
A number of people felt she only married the man for his money seeing as there are decades between them in age. Despite that, Regina has recently started flaunting her hubby on social media and some people have praised her for it. One of them is a popular actor, Yul Edochie. The actor/politician shared one of the romantic photos of the couple on his page as he explained that it was his snap of the day Regina Daniels: Nigerians bash Yul Edochie for blessing actress’ marriage with Ned Nwoko Source: Instagram
Well, the post seemed to rub off wrongly on many Nigerians as they accused Yul of being two-faced while others prayed that his own young daughter will also marry a much older man.