FULL NAME : Charles Inojie
NET WORTH : He has an estimated net worth of $5 million
DATE OF BIRTH/AGE : Born on 4th March 1970
PLACE OF BIRTH: A village of Urowa, a small village near Emu, Edo state
OCCUPATION : Nigerian actor, comedian, movie director and producer
NATIONALITY : Nigerian
MARITAL STATUS/WIFE : Obehi Obhiseh
CHILDREN : They has two children
EDUCATION : He attended University of Port Harcourt at bagged a Bachelors Degree in Dramatic and Theatre Arts and Law
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Charles Inojie a Nigerian comic actor, comedian, movie director and producer. He is one of the big guns in Nollywood who is predominantly known for his comedic roles. He has been acting for many years and he is widely regarded as one of the pillars that hold Nollywood in the comedy aspect.
Early Life And Background
Charles Inojie was born on 4th March 1970 in the village of Urowa, a small village near Emu, Edo state in south southern part of Nigeria. The movie star who is currently 47 years old was raised by his grandmother , his biological parents entrusted him to his grandmother at his early age and because of this he can barely remember his real mother. To his grandmother whom he owe so much gratitude, she was the one who took total responsibility of him as a child growing up. His childhood ambition was to become a a lawyer, but had a change of mind when he attended Bode Osoyin’s writers resort, where he decided to acquire a certificate course in dramatic arts.
The popular and most loved Nollywood comic actor attended his primary and secondary school education in Edo State, Nigeria where he obtained both his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate. Following the completion of his basic education, he got admission into University to study Law in but later changed his mind in 1992 and decided to pursue a career in acting after discovering his talent. After bagging a certificate in acting, he proceeded to University of Port Harcourt in River State where he graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Dramatic and Theatre Arts.
After making decision to venture into acting, he then joined different dramatic and theatre clubs in his local town and started performing stage drama. He later decided to acquire more knowledge in the field of acting then he enrolls for a one year acting program in Bode Osoyin’s Writers Resort, where he obtained a certificate course in Dramatic Arts after completing the program in 1993.
He officially joined Nollywood Nigerian movie industry in 1999 . He started his career working as an assistant movie director before venturing full time into acting and movie directing. He is known to always act in comedy movies and he is labelled as one of the best Nigerian comedy merchant.
In a recent chat with the comic actor, he made it known that after graduating from the University of Port Harcourt in 1999, he relocated to Lagos State. He became the assistant director at Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen’s production company. In 2016, members from the Screen Writers Guild of Nigeria (SWGN) unanimously appointed Inojie as president of their labor union
Personal Life And Marriage/Wedding
Charles Inojie married his long time girlfriend Miss Obehi Obhiseh, in Benin city on November 17th, 2012. Several big names in Nigeria Entertainment Industry was in the attendance. They are blessed with two children
Movies And TV Shows
Charles has featured in several home movies and TV shows such as;
- The Johnson,
- Police Recruit,
- Love Wahala,
- Hottest Babes In Town,
- Wise Inlaws,
- Desperate Poor Man,
- Nollywood Hustlers,
- Mr Ibu Dance Skelewu,
- Olga Madam,
- Gamblers, De Prof,
- The Desperate Housewife Etc