Read the biography and other interesting facts about nollywood actor, Diamond Okechi in this write up, his age, education, family and many more.
Diamond Okechi is a popular nollywood actor who usually acts alongside nollywood A-list actors such as Zubby Michael, Caz Chidiebere, Mike Ezuruonye and Sylvester Madu among others.
Okechi is from Anambra State, in the south eastern part of Nigeria. He was born and raised in the south Western part of Nigeria, in Ajao Estate, Lagos State to be precise. His, was a family of six, five boys and a girl of which he’s the second child.
The handsome and popular actor attended Ajao Grammar School. He also attended Federal Polytechnic Nekede for his tertiary education.
Diamond Okechi is one of the popular faces today in the Nigerian Movie Industry, Nollywood. He has been in the industry for over a decade. He has grown from scratch to the top of the list. The actor is an easy going person, who takes one thing at a time. He also loves meeting people and making new friends. Aside acting, the actor is also into clothing
Okechi is a very good actor and has featured in over 50 nollywood movies. Some of them include: 50 Days With Christ, Primitive, Worst of Friends, Nwa Abakalik, Once Upon a Virgin and Sins of a Virgin, Agumba The Warrior, Ikenna Son Of The Gods, The Expendables, Crash Of The Expendables and Game of throne, Eze Ndi Ala in America, Isioma, Alobam, The Hostage, among many others.
According to the actor, nollywood is the best thing that has ever happened to him. he said in an interview that he is cool in nollywood, adding that ,there is no better job than movie making, and therefore, loves acting.
“The bad side of it is that it restricts you from doing some things, wouldn’t wanna say. we all got bad sides but I’m not that bad.”
Diamond Okechi alongside Actor, Prince Uche and Ngozi Ezeonu, in 2017 Bagged Awards in Liberia.
Okechi won Best Creative Actor Award, an award given to him by the Liberian government. in the same event, Nollywood actor and producer, Amb. Nwabuisi Prince Uche, was honoured with the award of Outstanding Producer 2017 and Goodwill Ambassador while the veteran actress, Ngozi Ezeonu, was awarded the Legendary Actress award.
You can contact the actor on his facebook account, Diamond Okechi Alobam
Okechi who loves cars is estimated to worth $ 250,000