Yul Chibuike Daniel Edochie popularly known as Yul Edochie is a Nigerian actor, film director, and politician. He was born on 7 January 1982 and grew up in Lagos and Enugu States. He is from Anambra State Nigeria, he is the son of Nigerian actor Pete Edochie. He attended the University of Port Harcourt, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Dramatic Arts. This article will revolve around Yul Edochie’s net worth, cars, houses, and biography.
He is known for his big men roles and rich ritualist roles in movies with his deep masculine voice that can send shockwaves down your spine.
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Yul Edochie’s full names are Yul Chibuike Daniel Edochie, he is a Nigerian actor, named after Russian Yul Brynner. He was born on the 7th of January 1982, he had his nursery and primary education at Lillian’s Day Nursery School and Robinson Street Primary School from 1984 to 1992. He graduated from New Heaven Boys secondary school in 1998.
After his secondary school educated, he got admitted to the University of Port Harcourt where he obtained a degree in Dramatic Arts.
Yul Edochie met his wife May Aligwe while at the University of Port Harcourt, and they got married six years after meeting. The union produced three sons and a daughter. Their names are Kambi Edochie, Dani Edochie, Karl Edochie and Victory Zane Chukwubuike Yul Edochie.
The actor was on the news and trended on many social media platforms when he revealed on April 27, 2022, that he had taken fellow actor Judy Austin, as his second wife, as well as their newborn son. The news didn’t go down well with so many colleagues and fans, he received backlash from many as well as a show of support from others.
Yul Edochie joined Nollywood in 2005 in his first film titled “The Exquires” alongside Justus Esiri and Enebeli Elebuwa. He rose to the limelight in 2007 when he was featured in the movie titled Wind of Glory, alongside Genevieve Nnaji and Desmond Elliot.
To give talented people the opportunity to be introduced to the Nigerian Film Industry, he opened a film academy in Lagos in 2015.
Edochie declared his intention to run for the Governor of Anambra State on 14 July 2017, in anticipation of the not too young to run bill passed by the senate of the Federal Government of Nigeria. On 22nd of August 2017, the declaration was however made official when he picked up the nomination form of the Democratic Peoples Congress political party and he emerged as the flag bearer and gubernatorial candidate of the party to run for the Governor of Anambra State.
He declared his intention to run for the office of the President of Nigeria in the 2023 presidential elections.
Yul Edochie’s cars
Yul Edochie loves cars too, he has some luxury cars to his name. Some cars in his collection are:
Lexus GX 460 SUV
The Lexus GX 460 is a full-size luxury SUV with an option for seating seven. It comes with V6 and V8 engine variants, the car is designed to perform both in on-road and off-road conditions.
Yul Edochie took to his Instagram to share a lone picture of himself posing with a Lexus GX 460 SUV. He gave thanks to God for providing the luxury SUV 16 years after, he also prayed that the next 16 years to be more fruitful.
The production of the Honda Crosstour started in 2009 ahead of the 2010 model year and ended in 2015. All Crosstours come with an option of a 3.5-liter V6 engine or a 2.4-liter V4 engine. You can read more on the price of Honda Crosstour in Nigeria in our price review category.
2012 Mercedes Benz GL450
Yul Edochie also owns a Mercedes Benz GL450 SUV. The GL450 is a 7-seater Sports Utility Vehicle that comes standard with a 4.6-liter V8 engine that produces 335 horsepower. The SUV is ideal for a large family.
Yul Edochie owns a Nissan Pathfinder SUV. He had an accident with the car some time ago, he came out unhurt. The car somersaulted many times but God saved the actor. He escaped unhurt.
Mercedes Benz E-Class
Also available in his garage is the Mercedes Benz E-Class sedan which comes with a 3.2-liter V6 gasoline engine.
Yul Edochie’s houses
Yul Edochie owns a duplex in Lekki, Lagos in which they live. He also owns a house (mansion) in his home state, Anambra.
Yul Edochie’s net worth
Yul Edochie’s net worth cannot be ascertained as at the time of writing the article, we are still computing the available data, we will update the article soon.
Quick facts about Yul Edochie at a glance
|Full name||Yul Chibuike Daniel Edochie|
|Date of birth||7th January 1982|
|Occupation||Actor, film director|
|Years active||2007 – present|
|Parent||Pete Edochie (father)|
|Children||Kambi Edochie, Dani Edochie, Karl Edochie and Victory Zane Chukwubuike Yul Edochie|
|Cars||Nissan Pathfinder Lexus GX 460 Honda Crosstour Mercedes-Benz E-Class|