Charles Inojie, born March 4, 1970, is a popular Nigerian actor, comedian, movie director, and producer. He was born in Edo State, Nigeria. Charles Inojie rose to prominence for his comedic roles in Nollywood movies which created a niche for him.
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|March 4, 1970
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|Actor & Comedian
Early Life and Education
Charles Inojie was born in Edo State, Nigeria where he grew up in a family of seven children and attended St. Michael’s Primary School and Oba Akenzua Secondary School in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.
Charles Inojie’s love for acting started at a young age when he participated in school dramas and cultural activities.
After completing his secondary education, he enrolled at the University of Port Harcourt, where he studied Dramatic Arts.
Upon graduation, Charles Inojie started his acting career in 1995, appearing in stage plays, television shows, and movies. His breakthrough role came in the popular Nigerian sitcom “The Johnsons,” where he played the character of Lucky Johnson, a role that earned him nationwide recognition.
Charles Inojie has appeared in several Nollywood movies and television shows, including “Police Recruit,” “The Meeting,” “The Wedding Party,” “The Maid,” “The Barrister,” and “Fools on the Run,” among others.
He is also a prolific movie director and has directed several successful movies, including “The Johnsons,” “The Johnsons 2,” and “In the Cupboard.”
In addition to his acting and directing career, Charles Inojie is also a successful comedian. He has performed at several events and comedy shows in Nigeria and other parts of the world, earning him a reputation as one of the funniest comedians in the Nigerian entertainment industry.
Charles Inojie’s talent and hard work have earned him several awards and nominations, including Best Actor in a Comedy at the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards and Best Supporting Actor at the City People Entertainment Awards.
He is also a recipient of the prestigious African Movie Academy Award for Best Comedy Actor.
Aside from his entertainment career, Charles Inojie is actively involved in several charitable causes, including supporting the education of underprivileged children in Nigeria.
He is a role model and an inspiration to many young people in Nigeria who aspire to make it in the entertainment industry.
Charles Inojie Net Worth
Charles Inojie has amassed an estimated net worth of around $1.5 million in his comedy and acting career. He is one of the sort after actors in Nigeria.
Charles Inojie is happily married to Obehi Obhiseh, and they have children together. Although the actor barely talks about his personal life.