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I lost many movie roles because of my father’s name – Yul Edochie reveals

Nollywood actor and politician Yul Edochie has revealed that he lost many movie roles because of his father, Pete Edochie, claiming his name generated envy in the industry. Yul made this known in a tweet on Sunday, after a follower who appears to be an up and coming act alleged that politics is being played in the industry. According to the follower, he has been dropped from a lot of productions because of his inability to find a sponsor. But responding, Yul said politics is played in every country and not only in the Nollywood industry, as he recounted how he was dropped many times because of his father’s name. “Politics is played in every country and in every industry, not only Nollywood. Ask people in other fields. In my early days I was dropped many times too because of my father’s nam...

Pete Edochie and wife relax with their son Yul Edochie

Nollywood actor and politician, Yul Edochie was spotted relaxing with parents, the Legendary actor himself, Pete Edochie and wife after shooting a video. The actor while sharing the post on Facebook, said that it’s been a while he visited his parents, so he decided to do that, before leaving town. His post reads: “Just wrapped up the movie FEAR. So I paid my parents a visit before leaving town. Haven’t seen them in a while.”

Yul Edochie and his wife celebrate their 15 years of a blissful marriage

Nollywood Actor-cum-Politician, Yul Edochie is celebrating his wife, May Yul Edochie as she clocked another age today. The popular actor shared a recent photo himself and May while giving her a reassurance of his love after 21 years together. Sharing the photo on Instagram, he wrote: “HAPPY BIRTHDAY to my lovely wife @mayyuledochie The most hardworking C.E.O I have ever seen. 21yrs together, 15yrs of marriage ain’t no joke. Thank you for everything. Wish you many more wonderful yrs filled with God’s blessings and protection. I LOVE YOU!” May God continue to bless their marriage!

Yul Edochie shares beautiful pictures of his 4 children

Popular Nollywood actor Yul Edochie recently treated his fans and followers on social media to a never-seen-before family photo. The proud father, who is also a son of veteran Nollywood actor Pete Edochie, shared a photo in which he was spotted with his four children. In the short caption that accompanied the picture, Edochie introduced his children to members of the internet community and shared their names as Danielle, Kambi, Karl and Victory. May God continue to bless and protect his family!

I always thought our problem was our leaders until I joined politics – Yul Edochie

Star Actor cum politician Yul Edochie has stated that Nigerian people are a big part of the problem which includes the country’s leaders. In a series of tweets, Yul Edochie revealed that the people are a part of Nigeria’s problem because they only want to vote for the politician who has money to dole out. According to the actor cum politician, ‘I always thought our problem was our leaders till I joined politics and realized the people are also a big part of the problem. If you run for office and you don’t have money to share, even your village people will leave you and support a well known kidnapper who is sharing money’. He also said, ‘yes our leaders have failed us for so long but running out of the country is not the best option. Who go fix am? Then we are treated as...

Yul Edochie receive curses for blessing Regina Daniels marriage to hubby

Nollywood Actor and politician, Yul Edochie has been severely bashed by Instagram users after he blessed the union between Regina Daniels and Ned Nwoko, despite the age difference. Yul shared a photo of the young actress sitting on the thighs of her much older politician husband. He the caption below However, his prayer for the couple has angered Instagram users who do not approve of the union because of the huge difference in age and because Regina is his 6th wife. Laying curses on the actor,they reminded him of the fact that he recently claimed to have given his life to Christ yet he’s supporting a polygamous union. Read some of the comments below.

Yul Edochie celebrates veteran actor Sam Dede on his birthday

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 in 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 word, but I have not forgotten you till this day, a great part of you still lives in me. I hope I h...

Nollywood Actor, Yul Edochie Strikes Ambassadorial Deal

Popular Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie has just emerged brand Ambassador for a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Citizen Journalists Network (CJN). The President of CJN, Mr. Michael Edem-Duke, who made the disclosure yesterday being Tuesday 17th July 2019 in Lagos, said his unveiling held on July 7, in Enugu. Edem-Duke said that the NGO was a humanitarian community of regular citizens given to the investigation of sustainable solutions to social-welfare challenges for people. He said this was by giving ordinary citizens a platform to tell their own stories and advocate for their own kind of solutions. “Yul Edochie has officially signed on the project as our ambassador after a two-day meeting which ended on July 7, in Enugu.This move will make Yul work with me on the project for the next o...

Yul Edochie reveals how he started his career hustle 13 years ago

CELEBRITY GIST: Nollywood actor Yul Edochie has revealed how he started his movie career 13 years ago. He made this known on his Instagram page.   Sharing a picture showing him in a bus, the actor turned politician likened the experience to sitting in a movie location bus. According to him, being shortlisted for a movie was a great news when he first started his career. He wrote: “Its always a wonderful feeling each time I sit inside a location bus. It takes me back to around 13yrs ago when the career hustle started. Then once you see your name on the cast list after an audition you’ll be so excited cos that guarantees you steady access into one of these buses for the next 2 weeks to one month. Even when I had just one scene to do I would join the bus daily to go watch the big s...

Yul Edochie resigns as SSA to Governor Willie Obiano, Joins PDP

CELEBRITY GIST: Nollywood actor turned politician, Yul Edochie, on Monday announced his defection to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). The popular actor also tweeted that he was resigning his position as the senior special assistant (SSA) on creative and entertainment media to Willie Obiano, governor of Anambra State. The 36-year-old actor said he was dumping the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) for PDP in a bid to support the Atiku Abubakar’s presidential ambition, ‘for the sake of Nigerians.’ His latest defection is his third political affiliation in two years. His tweet reads: “Today I gave up my position as SSA to Governor of Anambra & joined the PDP with tons of my supporters to give 100% support to @atiku & @PeterObi. “I do this for...

There’s no love anywhere, not only in Nollywood – Yul Edochie

There’s no love anywhere, not only in Nollywood – Yul Edochie Nollywood actor and politician, Yul Edochie has reacted to recent viral videos and posts about the lack of genuine love in Nollywood. In his reaction, Yul Edochie Tweeted, ‘they say there’s no love in Nollywood. I laugh. Brethren there’s no love anywhere, not only in Nollywood. The world is tough, it’s a jungle out here. My advice: Don’t wait for anyone to love you, love yourself, help yourself. Work hard, pray & do what’s right in the sight of God’. What’s your thought?

Getting married at 22 was one of the best decisions I ever made – Yul Edochie

CELEBRITY GIST: Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie , on Sunday, disclosed that getting married to his wife and mum of his four children, Yul Edochie, at 22 is one of the best decisions he has ever made in his life. He revealed this while speaking during a Channels TV programme, Rubbing Minds with Ebuka Obi-Uchendu. On why he got married that early, Yul said: “My mum wanted me to because my dad also got married about the same age. He had his first child at 23 and I am very close to my mum and she wanted me to do that. She felt like if I did that, it would help me concentrate more because right now I have a lot of female fans and they send me messages about my voice and others and right now, I can look back and say I have to go back home.” When asked if at anytime he felt he was too early to...

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