Aki and Pawpaw are a prominent Nollywood acting twin. They have performed in the Nigerian movie industry for over two decades, playing comic roles of siblings and close friends.
Their fans believed that they were siblings for a long time because of their short stature and young facial features.
What happened to Aki and Pawpaw?
Aki and Pawpaw started working together with Aki na Ukwa in 2002. After that, they were featured in many other movies as siblings, friends, or trouble children.
Are Aki and Pawpaw still friends?
Popular comedy stars Osita Iheme aka Pawpaw and his colleague Chinedu Ikedieze aka Aki are still very much friends. Their long-lasting relationship has span over a decade. They are still together in the Nollywood industry.
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Are both Aki and Pawpaw alive?
These Nollywood actors are alive and active on their social media pages.
How old is Aki and Pawpaw?
Osita (born 20 February 1982) is 41 years old, while Chinedu (born 12 December 1977) is 46 years old as of June 2023. Therefore, Aki and Ukwa’s age difference is around 4 years. Aki and Pawpaw’s biography confirms they are among the most influential actors in Africa.
The two have been trending on social media through memes since 2019 too.
Osita Iheme popularly known as Pawpaw is a comic Nigerian movie actor. He hails from Mbaitoli, Imo state in Nigeria. Pawpaw was born on the 20th of February 1982 and he is currently 41 years old (in 2023).
The ‘king of meme’, Osita though from Imo state grew up in Abia state where he pursued his acting career in 1998. Today, he has become a celebrated celebrity in not just Nigeria and Africa but in the whole world.
Chinedu Ikedieze, popularly known as Aki was born on the 12th of December 1977 in Bende, Abia state Nigeria. He is a Nigerian actor, entrepreneur, and investor. He is best known for acting alongside Osita Iheme in most of the movies after their breakthrough as a duo in the 2002 film Aki na Ukwa.
He has featured in over 100+ movies in a career reaching over 20 years, he most time acts like a kid in most of his films during his early career due to his dwarf nature and physical appearance. He later transformed himself and acted in lead adult roles.