Tchidi Chikere’s biography: wife, daughter, sons, net worth, family

Nollywood actor Tchidi Chikere is in the news once again, and this time around, the actor and his estranged wife cum actress, Nuella Njubigbo, reunited as they celebrated their daughter identified as Ada on her 7th birthday.

This is coming a few months after rumours of their marriage hitting the rock made headlines and trended on social media.

The photos from the birthday shared by Tchidi Chikere has raised speculations that the two movie stars are back together.

Aside from acting, Tchidi Chikere is a movie director, producer, scriptwriter, actor, music video director and singer. He has acted in more than 100 movies and has two music albums to his name.

This article is focused on what you should know about Tchidi Chikere, continue reading to see more.

Profile Summary

Full name Tchidi Chikere
Gender Male
Date of birth October 10 1975
Age 46 years old
State of Origin Mbaise, Imo State
Nationality Nigerian
Marital status Married to Nuella Njubigbo (2014)
Children 4
Profession Director, producer, scriptwriter, actor, music video director and singer
Net worth $1.5 million

Tchidi Chikere’s biography

Tchidi Chikere was born on the 10th of October 1975 in Lagos state, there are no details of who his parents are but he is the last child.

Chikere is from Imo state and is a Nigerian by birth; he celebrated his 46th birthday in October 2021.


The records revealed Tchidi Chikere had his primary and secondary school education in Lagos state but he gained admission to study English Language at the University of Calabar.


During his time at Unical, Tchidi Chikere started writing movie scripts and was a member of a three-man music group.

After he completed his National Youth Service, Tchidi Chikere moved to the UK, where he published his first book. He would later return to Nigerian to join the movie industry.

As a singer, Tchidi Chikere has worked with the likes of Marvellous Benji, OJB Jezreel and Pat Attah.

He is considered one of the creative writers in the movie industry and has directed over 60 movies; one of the most popular movies he has produced is titled “Stronger Than Pain”, with the likes of Kate Henshaw and Emeka Ike appearing in the movie. The movie was so good it won him an award for best creative director at the African Movie Academy Awards.

Personal Life

Tchidi Chikere has been married twice. He was previously married to Sophia Tchidi Chikere, an actress. The union, however, ended in 2012 and was blessed with three sons.

In March 2014, Tchidi Chikere exchanged marital vows with actress Nuella Njubigbo in Anambra State while the white wedding was held at the Catholic Church of Transfiguration, VGC, Lagos State in June of that same year; their union is blessed with a girl named Ada.

Net Worth

Tchidi Chikere is reportedly worth $1.5 million.