Biography of Chet Anekwe and Net Worth

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Full Name; Chet Anekwe

Father’ Name; Unknown

Mother’s Name; Unknown

Date of Birth; 3rd of May

Profession; Actor

Family; Unknown

Nationality; Nigerian

LGA/ State of Origin; Unknown

Number of movies Acted; 15


Chet Anekwe was born in Nigeria on the 3rd of May, in a year yet to be revealed. He was raised in New York City. Details about Chet Anekwe’s parents are yet to be disclosed to the public.

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Details of Chet’s educational pursuits is not made known to the public in full, but due to his upbringing, we know he must have had foreign based education history from the cradle.


He is a foreign based actor, director, writer and producer of movies but he also features in Nollyhood movies.

He started his movie career in 2001, when he featured in a TV series titled Sheenaand since then has featured in numerous movies. The list of movies he featured are listed below;

Due to his performances in the movies listed above, he earned himself some honors and awards which will be discussed in due course.

Movies featured;

  • Sheena (TV series) , 2001
  • Dream Job (TV series), 2004
  • PhatGirlz, and 30 Days, 2006
  • Spy Games: A Private Visit and Mama’s Great Love (short), 2008
  • Paparazzi: Eye in the Dark, 2011
  • Unwanted Guest and Bianca,2012
  • On Bended Knee, 2013
  • Unguarded and Busted Life, 2014
  • New Girl, Witch Hunt and Castor Oil, 2016
  • Scrimmage 2017


  • How to Get Away with Murder, Scorpion (TV series)
  • The Affair (TV series)
  • Thriller
  • Moving On Father Fred

Heaven’s Hell, 2019

Awards and nominations;

In recognition of Chet Anekwe’s contributions to the movie industry, both at home and in diasporahe has been honored with the following awards and has also been nominated for a few others.

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Africa Movie Academy Awards

He was nominated in 2012 forBest Actor in a leading Role award for the movieUnwanted Guest

  • Best of Nollywood Awards

He was nominated in 2013 for Best Supporting Actor in an English film award for the movie “On Bended Knees”

  • Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards

He won the  Bianca Best Actor –Diaspora award in 2012

Nigeria Entertainment Awards

  • He was nominated in 2011 for Best Actor ina Film/Short Story award for the movie tiled (Tobi)
  • He was nominated in 2012 for Best Actor in a Film award for the movie titled (Unwanted Guest).

Other Notable Awards;

  • AUDELCO award nominee, Best Performance in a Musical, Male for Chap Am So (The Amistad Story)1997
  • ‘VIV’ AUDELCO Award Winner Best Ensemble for Real Black Men Don’t Sit Crossed Legged on the Floor (Collage in blues) 2006
  • Nollywood and African Film Critics’ Awards (NAFCA) Winner: Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Diaspora, Paparazzi (2011)
  • Nollywood Film Critics Award (NAFCA) Winner: Best Actor – Diaspora, Unwanted Guest(2012)
  • Nollywood & African Film Critics’ Awards (NAFCA) award nominee, Best Actor in supporting role Diaspora Film (When One Door Closes) 2014

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