Biography of Actor Yul Edochie: Son of the veteran actor Pete Edochie, Yul Edochie who was born on 7 January 1982 is also a Nigerian actor, named after a popular Russian actor Yul Brynner, and also an indigene of Anambra State. Edochie is a graduate of the University of Port Harcourt, where he bagged a degree in Dramatic Arts.
The 39-year-old actor got married to May Aligwe at the age of 22, the union is blessed with 4 children. The actor joined Nollywood in 2000 in his first movie titled “ The Esquires” alongside the late Justus Esiri and Enebeli Elebuwa.
Moreover, on 14th July 2017, Edochie declared his intention to join politics, he made this known after the Not Too Young Bill which was passed by the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He was a gubernatorial candidate for the Democratic People Congress party in 2017 during the gubernatorial election in Anambra State.