Nigerian Celebrity Biography: William Uchembah

William Uchembah

Biography of William Uchembah



Some actors are born while others are made. Many Nigerian actors started acting from a very young age. One of these actors is the talented William Uchembah. When he was 7, William’s passion for the screen has been discovered, making the young Nigerian artiste to appear to appear in a music video. This later was to inspire a movie producer who saw in the young boy a celebrated movie star. So a movie was in the making and this producer did not hesitate to include William Uchembah as one of the casts. That was the beginning of William’s acting career, when he featured in the movie titled Journey of the Dead. Ever since this movie, William has gone on to become unstoppable in the Nigerian movie industry. Hailing from the southeastern part of Nigeria, William Uchembah has featured in movies alongside stars like Olu Jacobs, Ramsey Noah to mention few. Now the CEO of Prothesis Entertainment, his efforts at empowering the Nigerian youths has been recognized worldwide. He is the Africa Youth UN Ambassador.

Education: William Uchembah graduated with a degree in International Relations. He finished from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka.

Popular Roles: He is renowned for the role of a wayward, troublesome child in movies as a kid actor. But as a grownup he is known for roles as a lover boy.

William Uchembah

Breakout Movies: Journey of the Dead

Popular Movies:

  • The World of Riches (2006)
  • The World of Riches 2 (2006)
  • Beyond Belief (2003)

Recent Movies: Hands Full of Blood

Awards: (Best Kid Actor) Nigeria Movie Awards 2002

Controversies: N/A

Social Profile:

  • Facebook: Williams Uchembah
  • Twitter: @williamsuchembah
  • Instagram: @wezzyc88
  • Youtube: N/A
  • Website: N/A