Yul Edochie born Yul Chibuike Daniel Edochie is a Nigerian Actor. He is the son the Veteran actor Pete Edochie.
Yul is one of the most famous actors in the Nigerian movie industry.
He managed to make a name for himself aside from his father’s influence.
Let’s take a look at his biography.
Yul Edochie Full Name
He was born Yul Chibuike Daniel Edochie but he is known popularly as Yul Edochie.
Yul Edochie Age
He was born on the 7th of January, 1982
Yul Edochie Hometown
He hails from the Anambra state Nigeria but was raised in both in Lagos and Enugu.
Yul Edochie Parents
He is the son the Veteran actor Pete Edochie and Josephine Edochie.
Yul Edochie Early Life and Education
He was raised both in Lagos and Enugu. He is the last of 6 children.
He attended the Lillians’ Day Nursery School and Robinson Street Primary School in Enugu, Nigeria.
He then went to Marist Brothers’ Juniorate, Uturu, University Secondary School Enugu, Ecumenical Community Secondary School Enugu and New Haven Boys Secondary School Enugu Respectively.
He received a Bachelor of Arts in Dramatic Arts at the University of Port Harcourt.
Yul Edochie Personal Life
He married May Aligwe and they have 3 sons and a daughter.
Yul Edochie Career
He began acting in 2005 in his first film titled “The Exquires” alongside the Late Justus Esiri and Enebeli Elebuwa.
He got his break in 2007 after featuring alongside Genevieve Nnaji and Desmond Elliot in the movie “Wind Of Glory”.
Yul Edochie Investment
Yul opened a film academy in Lagos in the year 2015. He launched the academy as a result of the decline in the quality and professionalism of upcoming Nigerian actors and actresses.
The academy as stated by him is supposed to train the next generation of Nollywood actors and actresses. A duty which he intends to do personally.
The academy gives talented people the opportunity to be introduced to the Nigerian Film Industry.
Yul Edochie Politics
On the 14 of July 2017, Yul Edochie declared his intention run for Governor of Anambra State.
This declaration was made in anticipation of a Not Too Young To Run Bill passed by the senate of the federal government of Nigeria.
Yul Edochie Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter
His official Instagram username is @yuledochie. He is known on Twitter as @YulEdochie. His Facebook account is simply Yul Edochie.