I.K. Ogbonna whose real name is Ikechukwu Mitchel Ogbonna is a popular Nigerian actor, producer, television personality and a model.
He was born on the 11th of January 1984 in Abia State. He is the second child in a family of four children. He is handsome, creative and popular actor who is known to play the role of lover boy in most romantic movies.
Ogbonna had his primary and secondary education in Lagos state where he obtained his first and secondary school certificates respectively.
He later went to the University of Jos, Nigeria to have a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology. Since graduation, he has been very active in the movie industry in Nigeria.
His Acting Career
Ogbonna joined the Nigerian Movie Industry (Nollywood) and began acting. He is prominent in romantic movies and has in the course of his acting featured in over 100 movies.
Some of his movies are Pebbles of Love, How to Fall in Love, A Wish, Playing Safe, Love Lorn, Beach 24, Oyoma, 5 Wives, Disguise, 30 Days in Atlanta, The Devil Lives Here among others.
Ogbonna is indeed handsome, creative, skillful and highly talented Nollywood actor. He is good at interpreting movie roles and can as well take any character assigned him in movies.
The advantage of his charming look gives him an edge to act in most romantic movies over his counterparts in the industry.
He is currently an Ambassador for Dorco Shaving Stick and a fashion Prince owing to his spectacular look on red carpets.
Ogbonna in the course of his acting won several awards, some and latest of which are:
- Best new act to watch at the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
- Most promising actor in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards
- Best actor in a supporting role at the African Movie Academy Awards.
His Personal Life
Ogbonna got married to Sonia Morales, a top Columbia model after a break in a relationship with top Ghanaian actress Juliet Ibrahim. The marriage between him and Sonia is currently blessed with a child.
Sonia on her part, is indeed very grateful to God for having a calibre of a man like Ogbonna as husband.
His Net Worth
I.K Ogbonna is a successful Nollywood actor, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $400,000 dollars.