Uti Nwachukwu is a highly celebrated actor, TV personality, and a former two-time Big Brother Africa Housemate. Uti Nwachukwu, happens to be the last child of his parents. He also host the popular TV show, Jara, co-hosted by Helen Paul.
How old is Uti Nwachukwu?
Nwachwukwu was born on August 3, 1982, in Ughelli in the Delta State of Nigeria. He us 40 years old in 2022.
He has been on the reality show Big Brother. He was on season 3 of Big Brother Africa where he was evicted after 42 days. Nwachukwu then contested in the Big Brother Africa season 5 edition where he emerged the ultimate prize.
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According to estimate, he is 6 feet 1 inch tall.
Uti Nwachukwu Net Worth
The renowned actor is one of the few rich Nigerian actors. He has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Uti Nwachukwu Twins
Most people don’t actually know that Nwachukwu is a twin and that’s because he is not mostly seen with his brother. He shared a picture once with his twin brother on Africa Day.
Uti Nwachukwu Wife
Uti Nwachukwu is not married but gossips say he is married to Munachi Abii. As many wonder why has not gotten married, he explained in an interview that he has long-term plans to get married but a failed trip to the US made him realize that one cannot be in total control of everything.
Uti Nwachukwu Movies
Nwachukwu has played lead roles in a number of Nollywood movies including; Weekend Getaway, In the cupboard, Finding Mercy, Broken Silence among others.
Awards and Recognitions
- The 2012 “Best New Actor” GIAMA was hosted in the US.
- “TV personality of the Year” at the 2012 Mode Men Awards
- At the Nigerian Music Awards in November 2021, won for Best Soft Rock/ Alternative Video.
- The Nollywood movie Award for the top newcomer (male).
- Nigerian Broadcaster Award for African Broadcaster.
- 2014 and 2016 Nollywood Movie Award for Finest Rising Star are two awards given by the African Movie.
- Academy for the best supporting role in movies (Male).
Uti Nwachukwu Personal Life
Uti has a controversial personal life as some people think he is gay. However, he says there is nothing of that sort, and that he is in a beautiful relationship and is likely to walk down the aisle soon.
He says that his parents are his main heroes and role models. His father died of cancer in 2010, so his mother became a widow. However, Uti says that his mother is the primary reason he has a kind and generous heart now.
He admits that he was a bit of a problematic child with his flamboyant and loud attitude, but his mother has become the voice of reason for him and taught him kindness towards other people and animals.
He also adds that she always complemented his father who was an impulsive go-getter type, and he loves his mother more than anything. He is a huge fan of Chelsea FC of England.
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