Veteran Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie, is a year older today. Chief Pete Edochie is considered one of Africa’s most talented actors, he is also known for his humorous quotes.
He was honoured with an Industry Merit Award by Africa Magic and Lifetime Achievement by Africa Film Academy in 2014.
Pete Edochie came into prominence in the 1980s when he played the lead role of Okonkwo in an NTA adaptation of Chinua Achebe’s all-time best selling novel, Things Fall Apart.
Pete has featured in over 150 movies including the recently released movie, Lionheart. He is father to popular talented actor, Yul Edochie.
Happy birthday to a talented actor, father and grandfather, Pete Edochie.