Actor Chinedu Ikedieze Biography | Real Age, Wife, Child, Movies, Net Worth, Awards And More

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Chinedu Ikedieze is a popular Nigerian actor, best known for playing alongside Osita Iheme in most movies after their breakthrough in the movie Aki na Ukwa.

In 2007 Ikedieze received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the African Movie Academy Awards.

Ikedieze harbored dreams of being a doctor or lawyer but changed his mind after he joined his secondary school’s Dramatic Society.

After his secondary school education, Chinedu proceeded to study Mass Communications at the Institute of Management & Technology in Enugu State.

There he joined the theatre group and actively took part in the group’s activities, using the opportunity to hone his craft.

After graduation, Chinedu Ikedieze featured in his first big-screen feature in 1998, playing a minor role in Evil Men.

He featured in few more movies afterward, and eventually had his big break in the 2002 movie, Aki na Ukwa, playing the role of Aki the mischievous child alongside Osita Iheme, who acted as Pawpaw, his partner in wicked deeds in the movie.

The duo has solidified the name Aki & PawPaw in the Nigerian movie industry.

Chinedu Ikedieze Real Age

He was born on 12 December 1977 in Bende, Abia, Nigeria.

Chinedu Ikedieze Wife

Ikedieze is married to Nneoma Ikedieze. Before the wedding, they dated for three years and had a lot of time to get to know each other better.

Actor chinedu ikedieze biography

Their traditional wedding between the actor and his then-fiancee, Nneoma Nwaijah took place on November 26, 2011, in his fiancee’s hometown – Isala Mbano in Imo State, Nigeria.

The traditional wedding ceremony was a huge success, the reception venue was filled beyond capacity.

In attendance at the wedding, was the former governor of Abia State, Dr. Theodore Orji.

Some of the Nollywood stars present at the ceremony include Mike Ezuruonye, Kanayo O. Kanayo, Uche Jombo, Emeka Enyiocha, and Ebube Nwagbo.

Chinedu Ikedieze And Osita Iheme

The famous breakthrough for this duo was Aki and Pawpaw characters by Chinedu Ikedieze and Osita Iheme.

They began working together with Aki na Ukwa in 2002, after realizing that they have been playing similar roles in many movies separately, they decided to become a duo.

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Besides starring in movies, Aki and Pawpaw owned Aki & Pawpaw Entertainment and have produced some films which were sponsored, but they don’t want to disclose the titles of these movies.

Also, they own the Aki n Paw Child Care Foundation.

However, since 2009 they no longer hang out together as they used to and they have been doing separate jobs. Nevertheless, this is not a problem for them, and they are still good friends!

Chinedu Ikedieze Death

A while back, comic Nollywood actor Aki and Pawpaw were involved in a terrible crash but the duo survived. Reports about his death are a wicked rumor.

Both Aki and Pawpaw are still alive.

Chinedu Ikedieze Movies

Chinedu Ikedieze has featured in over 100 movies some of which include

Okwu na Uka
Aka Gum
Tom and Jerry
Nollywood Babylon (2008)
The Catechist
Show Bobo: The American Boys
School Dropouts
Onunaeyi: Seeds of Bondage
Lagos Boys
Family Crisis
Charge & Bail
Lara And The Beat (2018)
Back from America
‘am in Love
The Meeting (2012)
Aki na Ukwa (2003)
2 Rats (2003)
Spanner Goes to Jail
Not by Height
Igbo Made
Big Daddies
Across the Niger
Village Boys
Secret Adventure (2005)
Reggae Boys
One Good Turn
I Think Twice
Final World Cup
Colors of Emotion
Young Masters
Winning Your Love
‘U’ General
Sweet Money
Royal Messengers
Magic Cap
Last Challenge
Games Men Play (2006)
Criminal Law
Brain Masters
Boys from Holland
Blessed Son
Thunder Storm
Stubborn Flies
Spirit of a Prophet
Powerful Civilian
Power as of Old
Escape to Destiny
Cain & Abel
Chinedu Ikedieze Child

The couple reportedly welcomed their first child in January 2017 but the actor quickly took to Instagram to refute the claims. He said that she is his niece.

Actor Chinedu Ikedieze Biography

He and his wife do not have any children, but they are not excluding the possibility to become parents in the future.

According to Chinedu, he would like to have up to three children. So far, they are more focused on their careers, and they are trying to ignore people who are telling them to have children.

They are not bothered by the lack of children.

Chinedu Ikedieze Net Worth

The comedian has an estimated net worth of $1.5 Million.

Chinedu Ikedieze Awards

He graduates from the Prestigious New-York Film Academy. Chinedu has been recognized with a number of awards such as the Filmmakers Association of Nigeria Award, USA.

He has notably the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2007 Africa Movie Awards.

He was conferred in 2011 with the honor of MFR (Member Order of the Federal Republic) by the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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