Veteran Nollywood Actor Pete Edochie Celebrates As He Turns 74 Today
Veteran Nollywood actor, Chief Pete Edochie, MON, has turned 74 today. Taking to his verified Instagram handle, he wrote;
Grateful and Thankful to God almighty ��
Thank you for your prayers and wishes.
Pete Edochie is considered one of Africa’s most talented actors. His role as Okonkwo in Chinua Achebe’s best selling novel,Things Fall Apart brought him to limelight. He has also bagged so many awards and honors such as Industry Merit Award by Africa Magic and Lifetime Achievement by Africa.
In 2003, he was honored as a Member of the Order of the Niger by former President Olusegun Obasanjo.