He was born on September 18, 1982 in Ngor Okpala, in Imo state. Enyinna is one of the four children in a family.
Enyinna is a graduate of Economics from the University of Calabar. He speaks both Igbo and English fluently.
His Acting Career
Enyinna began his entertainment career as a model before venturing into acting, a journey he commenced dated back to his days in the University.
He started acting professionally in 2004 with his first movie, “Wheel of Change” a movie directed by Jeta Amata.
Enyinna was shot to fame and recognition in Nollywood in a movie, “Black November”, a movie that has the cast of top Nollywood stars like Wyclef, Akon, Mickey, Kim Basinger, Vivica A Fox and others.
Enyinna has since starred in several Nollywood movies, some of which include:
• Games Men Play
• The Amazing Grace
• Black Gold
• Turning Point
• Silver Rain
• Love Struck
• Hell or High Water
• Put a Ring On It
• The Wedding Party
• Living in Bondage among others.
Enyinna also featured in a famous TV Series, Mary Slessor Prince in 2008.
The Imo born Nollywood superstar is creative, skillful and exceptionally talented known for his brilliant interpretation of roles in movies. He can fit into any character assigned him and he does this to the admiration of his numerous fans who take delight in watching his movies.
In 2015, Enyinna played a lead role of a gay pastor in the short film, Hell or High Water directed by AMVCA winner Asurf Oluseyi.
In 2017, Enyinna emerged number one in the 12 Sexiest Nollywood Actors of the year by News of Africa.
Awards and Nominations
Enyinna Nwigwe has so far in the movie industry earned a number of awards and nominations notably as:
• 2015 nominated for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a movie, ‘Black November’ at the African Oscar Awards.
• 2016 nominated for Best Supporting Actor of the Year (English) at the City People Entertainment Awards.
His Personal Life
Enyinna Nwigwe is said to be single. He was reported to have said that he needed a wife that will understand him better.
His Net Worth
Enyinna Nwigwe is currently waxing stronger in the Nigerian movie industry, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $1 million dollars.