7 hidden secrets about Nollywood Actor Alex Ekubo that you probably don’t know
Alex Ekubo is one of the most prominent Actors in Nigeria, Who has featured mostly in rom.ntic movies and lover boy roles, Alex has been regarded as one of the most handsome actors in the country, and he has been in the industry for over 17. years. In this article, we will be sharing with you 10 hidden secrets about the Nollywood star that you probably didn’t know.
Fact About Alex Ekubo
1. Nollywood Actor Alex Ekubo is a native of Arochukwu, a small village in Abia State in the southeastern part of Nigeria, he completed both his primary and secondary School certificate in Abia State before moving to the Federal Government College in Daura, Katsina State to obtained his West African Senior School certificate. While still in secondary school, Alex was actively involved in school drama, theatre, and performing acts. He also took part in several dramatic performance and stage play in his local church.
2. Alex Ekubo professionally started his Nollywood career in 2005, as he joined the Nollywood industry the first movie he got featured in was titled “Sinners in the House” the movie was produced and directed by Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen and in which he played a minor role. But his rise to fame came after he was featured in the Nollywood blockbuster movie “Ladies Men” a movie that brought him to the limelight and attracted him to movie directors and producers in Nigeria. The movie also won him the award for Most Promising Actor at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Award.
3. The 33 years old actor has been regarded as one of the highest-paid actors in Nigeria, one of the best-performing actors in Nigeria, one of the most influential actors in Nigeria, and also Among one of the most handsome actors in Nigeria.
4. Alex was once Engaged to one miss fancy Acholonu but their engagement was later called off a few months before their wedding over several allegations and rumors.
5. From the start of he started his acting career to date, Alex Ekubo has featured in more than 180 Nollywood movies. Some of the movies he has acted include
- True Citizens
- Undercover Lover
- Dream Walker
- Weekend Getaway
- Gold Digger
- Keeping my Man
- All that Glitters
- Death Toll
- Diary of a Lagos Girl
- Single Married and
- Complicated, AY Cribs and many more.
6. Alex has millions of followers on social media with more than 4.8 million followers on his official Instagram account and Facebook page. Alex Ekubo in the cause of his acting career has also won the Africa Movie Academy Awards and Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for Best Actor in a Leading Role and Best Actor in a Supporting Role.
7. Alex Ekubo currently has an estimated net worth of over $900,000, has made him one of the richest and most influential actors in Nigeria.