Let us look at the biography of the Nigerian actor, writer, model and musician Ray Emodi, who was born in Enugu State, Nigeria. Ray Emodi is among Nigerian movie industry Nollywood big names. The former Nigerian Senate President, Bukola Saraki, endorsed one of the movies that he starred.
Biography of Ray Emodi
Ray Emodi was born in Enugu, and was always passionate about acting. He spent much of the time alone while his brothers and sisters left for boarding school, but this was the time he spent taking advantage of his acting skill. Ray Emodi is the son of Joy Emodi, Nigeria’s first female Senator who represented the Anambra North constituency of Anambra state. He studied Business Management and International Strategic Enterprises at Nottingham Trent University and got a degree before Ray checked into full time acting. While pursuing his first degree at Nottingham, Emodi acted in three films to satisfy his preforming ambitions. Ray Emodi moved to California to completely improve his acting career, he also obtained a degree in acting at the New York Film Academy.
Ray Emodi Career
Ray Emodi is tall and very handsome man, with a height of 6 ft 4 inches. He became famous with his role in the 2018 movie titled “Heaven on My Mind” a Nigerian drama featuring lots of top actors and actresses, Nollywood stars like, Ini Edo; Uche Jombo, Mercy Aigbe, Chika Chukwu, Femi Adebayo, and Adenu Adebo. Ray Emodi have also starred in some popular award-winning Nollywood movies such as “Trophy Wife” and ” A Daughter’s Dilemma”. Ray has won series of awards since the onset of his career. His awards includes “Revelation of the Year award” at the City People Movie Award. However, Ray Emodi has received lots of nominations such as, “Best New Actor of the Year” and “Best Upcoming Actor of the Year” in 2018 in the City People Movie Award.
However, it might interest you to know that aside from acting, as we stated earlier, Emodi is also a musician. He released a few singles. His debut single “Night Time” was released in 2016, however, featuring a fast-rising act, Ouma as Austin Fig produced it. His latest single, “Give her ring.” featuring Shakar El.
Ray Emodi Movies
Ray Emodi has been featured in most Nigerian based movies such as,
- For you don’t say
- God’s Own Villa
- The Other Wife
- The Vendor
- Happy Endings
Net Worth of Ray Emodi
Ray Emodi, a musician, writer, and actor, has won a number of awards and made some bars off shows, acting, and sales of music. His net worth is estimated at $10 million Dollars.