Uti Nwachukwu is a Nigerian movie actor, musician, TV presenter, event host, model, speaker, and winner of the Big Brother Africa – All-Stars reality show.
In this post, I will share with you Uti’s biography; early life, early career, hobbies, net worth, and some other things you probably didn’t know about him. To start, let’s take a look at his early life.
The Nigerian movie actor and musician, Uti Nwachukwu was born on August 3rd 1982 to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Nwachukwu in Ughelli.
Born and raised in Ughelli, Uti is the last child of his parents’ grown-up children. He is a native of Ughelli, Delta State, Nigeria and hails from the Aboh Kingdom in the Ndokwa-East Local Government Area, Delta State.
Nwachukwu attended Igbinedion Education Centre for his secondary education and University of Nigeria Nsukka, and Benson Idahosa University, Benin City.
At University of Nigeria Nsukka he studied and bagged a Diploma in Computer Science and Education and Bachelor of Science degree from the other university (Benson Idahosa University, Benin City.)
As it is, Uti Nwachukwu’s career started after he became the winner of the famous African Reality TV Show named Big Brother Africa in 2010. Although he has been doing well for himself prior to featuring and winning the big cash of $200,000.
He is currently doing well for himself and owns “Kenzie’s beard essential.” “Kenzie’s beard essential” is a grooming product for men.
Since he rose to fame, Uti Nwachukwu has featured in over 50 movies and counting, including:
° Fear Not
° Bursting Out
° Tinsel (Season 3)
° Red Hot
° Devil in a Dress
° The Inn
° 10 Days in Suncity
° Whose Meal Ticket
° Mummy Dearest (The Wedding)
° Chief Daddy
° Love is in the Hair
° Trials of Mape
° In the Cupboard
Awards And Nominations
° Nominee at the African Movie Academy Awards for the Best Actor in a Supporting Role – 2016
° TV personality of the Year at the Mode Men Awards – 2012
° Best New Actor at the GIAMA Awards – 2012
° Benson Idahosa Honour Award in appreciation and recognition of his role in Advancing the Entertainment Industry – 2015
° Scream All Youth Award for the Favorite Youth Actor – 2015
° Special Recognition Award for On-Air Personality at the African Entertainment Legend Award – 2015
° Glam and Essence Award for the Most Stylish TV Presenter – 2015
Quotes of Uti Nwachukwu
° “It’s never about who came or started first, it’s about doing things in an exceptional and different way.”
° “When you fight with pigs and trash, you get covered with dirt and the stench of both.”
° “When people lash out at you for little or no reason or treat you badly, ALWAYS remember it HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH YOU, but everything to do with who they are as a result of their childhood trauma and adult insecurities.”
° “When we wear crowns, we have a responsibility to make sure we are promoting acts of love and humanity.”
° “Do not be like the people that hate you. You know why? Because hating someone is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.”
° “Climb up high so you can see the world, NOT so the world can see you.”
° “Forgive toxic people in your life, but never ever give them access again.”