Ray Emodi was born in Enugu state in south eastern Nigeria.
He is one of the pioneers and strong pillars of the Nigerian movie industry, Nollywood. Ray has a strong passion for acting.
Ray studied Business Management and International Strategic Enterprises at Nottingham Trent University.
He later went to California to fully enhance his potentials in acting career by obtaining a degree in Acting at the New York Film Academy.
His Acting Career
Ray Emodi acting career kick-started while pursuing his first degree in Nottingham, when he acted three movies. One of the movies he starred was endorsed by the former Senate President of Nigeria, Bukola Saraki.
He came to limelight after taking a lead role in a movie “Heaven on My Mind” in 2018, a Nigerian drama which had the cast of top Nollywood celebrities like of Ini Edo, Uche Jombo, Mercy Aigbe, Chika Chukwu, Femi Adebayo, and Adenu Adebo and other big stars.
Ray Emodi is handsome, creative and highly talented Nollywood actor, known for good interpretation of roles in movies. She can fit into any character given to him in movies brilliantly.
Ray Emodi also starred in several popular award-winning Nollywood movies some of which are:
• Trophy Wife
• A Daughter’s Dilemma.
• God’s Own Villa
• The Other Wife
• The Vendor
• For you don’t say
• Happy Endings
Aside acting, Emodi is also a talented musician. He has successfully released couple of singles. His debut single titled “Night Time” was released in 2016 which featured a fast-rising act, Ouma as produced by Austin Fig.
Ray Emodi also has his latest single, “Give her Ring” featuring Shakar El.
Awards and Nominations
Ray Emodi has in his years in the movie industry won several awards and nominations. They include:
• Revelation of the Year award” at the City People Entertainment Awards.
• Nominee for Best New Actor of the Year at the City People Entertainment Awards.
• 2018 Nominee for Best Upcoming Actor of the Year also at the City People Entertainment Awards.
His Net Worth
Ray Emodi, is indeed a foremost and strong pillar of Nollywood, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $1 million dollars.