Yul Edochie Biography, Net Worth, Cars, Houses
The current controversial actor,director and producer,
Yul Chibuike Daniel Edochie, a native of Anambra State, is a prominent Nigerian Actor and the son of one of Nigeria’s finest actors and screen legends, Pete Edochie. He was born on the 7th of January 1982 and grew up in Lagos and Enugu States respectively.
If you are the type that watch Nollywood home videos a lot then you surely cannot miss his voice. Deep, masculine, loud yet engaging voice, you cannot miss it, even if you try. Apart from his unique voice, the surname, Edochie also rings a bell in the mind of every Nigerian especially if you were born before the 2000s.
1. Yul Edochie Biography
Real name Yul Chibuike Daniel Edochie
Date of birth 7 January 1982
Country of Origin: Nigeria
Occupation: Actor, Business, Director, Film Producer.
Net worth $1.8 million
Wife: May Yul-Edochie & Judy Austin
Children: Kambi Edochie, Dani Edochie, Karl Edochie, Victory Zane Chukwubuike.
2. Early Life.
He began his education at Lillian’s Day Nursery School and Robinson Street Primary School from 1984 to 1992. He attended up to four Secondary schools between 1992 to 1998 all located in Enugu- Marist Brothers’ Juniorate, Uturu, University Secondary School, Enugu, Ecumenical Community Secondary School and then New Haven Boys Secondary School before graduating in 1998.
After his secondary school education, he proceeded to the University of Port Harcourt to obtain a bachelor’s degree in Dramatic Arts. While at the University of Port Harcourt, he met his wife, May Aligwe. The two got married six years after they met.
Yul actually got married to his heartthrob at the age of 22 years in 2004, and the marriage was blessed with four children, 3 boys and 1 girl.
3. Yul Edochie Nollywood Sorjourn.
He entered the Nollywood industry at the age of 23, starring in ‘The Acquires as his first movie, where he featured alongside Justus Esiri and Chidi Mokeme.
He kept his acting and continued to act as a feature character in many movies till his big break came in 2007 when he acted with Genevieve Nnaji and Desmond Elliot in the movie, ‘Wind of Glory.’ Since his big break, he has continued to act in versatile roles in the industry, especially in Nigerian home videos.
As someone who saw his father actively acting in movies, he understands the industry to a great extent and the type of talents Nigeria can offer to the world. He felt Nigeria was not doing enough in regard to the film industry,. So he went ahead to create his film academy in 2015 in a bid to train the next generation of Nollywood Actors and Actresses.
In July 2017, Yul Edochie relayed to the public that he had every intention to run for office in the Anambra State Governorship election. He represented the Governorship candidate for the Democratic People’s Congress Party and when the election took place in November 2017, he took the 19th position out of the 37 candidates that ran for the same office.
In 2018, the then Governor of Anambra State, Dr Willie Obiano, appointed Yul Edochie as the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Creative and Entertainment media.
4. Edochie family
He is the last child of Mr Pete and Mrs Josephine Edochie, and he has five older siblings. He did have other family members in the Nollywood industry and he has continued to show passion for what he does. He currently lives in Lekki, Lagos with his family. He attributes his inspiration to his father, Pete Edochie, and to other actors like Jim Iyke, Emeka Ike, Nonso Diobi, Charles Inojie, Robert Deniro, Al Pacino, and many others.
5. What Is Yul Edochie Net Worth?
As a prominent Nollywood Actor, Entrepreneur, Politician and Philanthropist, Yul has an estimated net worth of $1.8 million.
He has been listed as one of Nollywood’s most expensive actors.
6. Yul Edochie Cars
As one of Nollywood’s finest, he does not shy away from acquiring luxury cars to his name. Some cars in his car collections are,
Lexus GX 460 S he bought this car after 16yrs of hustle. Lexus GX 460 SUV.
His Lexus GX 460 is a full-size luxury, SUV, boasting both potent off-roading and luxury features.
And Taking to his Instagram page on Wednesday, the 39-year-old actor shared a lone picture of himself posing with his Lexus GX 460 SUV. While giving thanks to God for providing the ride after 16 years, he then prayed that the next 16 years to be more fruitful.
“16yrs of hustle. Everywhere good”
“The next 16yrs will surely be better. Insha Allah” – with Insha Allah meaning by God’s grace.
The Latest Price of Honda Crosstour in Nigeria (2020)
This 5-seater automobile runs on a 3.5 Litre V-6 engine with a horsepower of 271.
It also has a 5-speed automatic transmission system and a top speed of 0-60 minutes per hour in 7 seconds. The car is priced at N12.3 million.
7. Yul Edochie House
Yul Edochie who lives with his family in Lekki, Lagos is the owner of the duplex in which they live. He also has a house (mansion) in Anambra State where he hails from.
8. Does Yul Edochie Have A Second Wife?
The answer to this question is yes. Though it has been controversial. But he actually got married in a native way to his female colleague in the industry named Judy Austin.
They even have a baby boy and a baby girl at the moment.
Even as the news is going online with different gossips Yul still hold tight to Judy.
And they even started a prank video skits on Facebook of having issues together and it still pulled massive traffic.
People have condemned and criticized Yul Edochie and Judy Austin. This was because Yul was supposed to be happily married and Judy too who is married also left her husband even as she children also to be married to Yul.
Their story and love is surprisingly unbelievable as each day they are waxing stronger together not minding what people are saying.
Finally this is how we have with Yul Edochie biography, Networth,cars and houses and you may need to find out more on his family, children and wives.
Frequently Asked Questions On Yul Edochie FAQ
Who Is Richer Between Yul Edochie And Zubby Micheal
The actor has a net worth estimated at $2 million. Zubby Michael and Yul Edochie are billionaires in Naira and millionaires in dollars. But, going by their net worth and the value of their landed properties, Zubby Michael is actually richer than Yul Edochie.
Which State Of Origin Is Yul Edochie?
Yul Chibuike Daniel Edochie, popularly known as Yul Edochie, born 7 January 1982 is a Nigerian actor. He is from Anambra State, Nigeria, the son of Nigerian actor Pete Edochie.
Is It True That Yul Edochie Has A Second Wife?
Yul in April revealed fellow actor, Judy Austin, as his second wife and also detailed that they had a son together.
How Old Is Kambi Edochie?
Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie, on Thursday, broke silence on the painful death of his son, Kambi about one month after the 16-year-old passed on. In a tribute on his verified Facebook page, the actor said his late son made his mark despite that he lived for 16 years.
How Old Is Yul Edochie?
Yul Edochie is 41 years old.