He was born on April 30, in Ughelli, Delta State into a polygamous family.
Dave had his primary and secondary education in Delta state for his first and secondary school certificates respectively.
He later went to the University of Benin to have a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Master’s degree in Globalization and Development.
His Acting Career
Dave Ogbeni began his journey into acting career dated back to his days in the primary school as a stage play and drama performer.
He made his entry into Nollywood professionally in 2013 and has since starred in several movies. Some of his movies include:
• The Enemy I See
• Deep Water
• My America Fund
• Ibu in Trouble
• Stigma in Womanhood
• Ogbanta the Family Hunter
• Gallant Babies
• Not My Princess among others.
Dave has also featured in a number of TV series like Amstel Malta Box Office, Mami African Fashion Show, Benson and Hedges Show and others.
He has worked with top Nollywood stars in the likes of Yul Edochie, Olu Jacobs, Ini Edo, Mercy Johnson, Majid Michel, Mike Ezuruonye, John Dumelo and top celebrities.
Dave is creative and highly talented, gifted with good interpretation of roles in movies. He accepts any character assigned him in movies and performs brilliantly to the admiration of many. He is known to acts in most romantic movies.
Awards and Nominations
Dave Ogbeni has so far in the movie industry earned a number of awards including:
• Nominee for Best New Act to Watch at the City People Entertainment Awards.
• Nominee for Best Actor in a leading role at the African Movie Academy Awards.
Dave is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Boh Records.
His Personal Life
Dave is happily married to his lovely wife, Omoye and the union is blessed with two children named Oghenemaro and Esiri.
His Net Worth
Dave Ogbeni has remained a strong pillar of Nollywood, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $300,000 dollars.