Kalu Ikeagwu is a popular British-Nigerian actor, movie director, script writer and television personality.
Though born in England, he decided to join the Nollywood industry after discovering his talents at an early age. His first step into stardom was in 2004 when he got featured in Emem Isong’s movie, ‘For Real‘. Since then, he has been featured in a good number of movies.
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Kalu Ikeagwu Profile
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Full name: Kalu Ikeagwu
Date of birth: 18th May, 1972
Place of birth: England
Spouse(s): Ijeoma Eze (m. 2016)
Children: Lotanna Gabriel Ikeagwu
Alma mater: University of Nigeria, Nsukka
Years active: 2005 – present
Net worth: $1 million.
Kalu Ikeagwu Biography, Date Of Birth, Early Life And Education
Kalu Ikeagwu was born on the 18th of May, in England, United Kingdom. Out of the fears that he might abandon his Igbo origin, his parents ensured that he relocated to Nigeria at a tender age of 9.
Prior to his returning, he had already started his primary education in England. He had his secondary education in Enugu State, before gaining admission into the University of Nigeria where he obtained a degree in English.
Kalu Ikeagwu is one of the finest Nollywood actors. He was debuted in Nollywood after starring in Emem Isong’s 2014 movie, ‘For Real’. The really gave him a breakthrough in Nollywood, and he quickly started getting roles.
In 2005, he also appeared in the popular Domino TV series. His first stage performance was in Put Out The Houselights by Esiaba Ironsi.
He has gone on to feature in many other movies, including ‘Between Two Worlds‘, ‘The Wrong Woman‘, ‘30 Days‘, ‘Distance Between‘ and the Irish film production ‘Rapt In Éire‘.
On television, he has starred in many popular series including ‘Domino‘, ‘Doctors’ Quarters‘, ‘Best Friends In The World‘ and ‘168‘. He is also known for his role as ‘Alahji Abubakar‘ a.k.a. Masters in the Nigerian hit TV series Tinsel.
Kalu Ikeagwu got married to Ijeoma Ezein 2016 and the marriage is blessed with a son, Lotanna Gabriel Ikeagwu. They welcomed the baby in January 2019, and Kalu shared the good news in a Instagram post.
Kalu Ikeagwu has been starred in a good number of Nollywood movies. Some of them include:
• The Wrong Woman
• Love my way
• 30 Days
• For Real
• The Distance Between
• Between Two Worlds
• Games Men Play
• Crisis In Paradise
• Fragile Pain
• My Precious Son
• War Without End
• Beneath Her Veil
• The Lost Maiden
• Freedom Bank
• Pretty Angels
• Darkest Night • Count On Me
• Ocean Deep
• Two Brides and a Baby
• The Waiting Years
• Heaven’s Hell
• My rich boyfriend
• Blue Flames
• O-Town (film)
• Three Thieves
• Doctors’ Quarters • Domino • Super Story • 168 • Tinsel • Circle Of Three
Awards And Nominations
Kalu Ikeagwu has gotten a number of awards since 2014 when he appeared in his fist movie. Some of them include:
• Best Supporting Actor at the 2011 Best of Nollywood Awards (nominated) • Best Actor (African Collaboration) at the 2012 Ghana Movie Awards (nominated) • Best Upcoming Actor at the 2nd Africa Movie Academy Awards (nominated) • Best Supporting Actor at the 2013 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (nominated) • Best Actor at the 2013 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards (nominated)
• Best Actor at the 2014 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards (nominated)
• Best Supporting actor at the 2014 Best of Nollywood Awards (nominated)
Kalu Ikeagwu Net Worth
Kalu Ikeagwu is one of the most influential Nollywood actors. According to AustineMedia.com, he has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
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