FULL NAME: Nonso Diobi
DATE OF BIRTH: July 17, 1976
MARITAL STATUS: Not Married
Nonso Diobi is a prolific Actor, a producer, a director, a businessman, an entrepreneur, GLO Ambassador, and above all a philanthropist.
EARLY LIFE AND BACKGROUND
Nonso Diobi was born on July seventeenth 1976 in Enugu to Mr Diobi’s fami ly. The Young Talented Actor grew up in Anambra State in a family of five, two ladies and three guys. because the last kid of the family, Nonso Diobi forever saw himself within the limelight and as an freelance individual. He began his own mini business at a young age, marketing garments to his fellow individual at his highschool. His parents exposed him to explore his God given skills by doing stage plays at his native church once he was 15years old. He became one in all the simplest in his church drama cluster.
In the fall of 2001, He determined to require his acting skills to a different level by getting in the currently famed Nollywood. He featured in his 1st film “Border line” that was shot by prime director “Adim William”. His 1st breakthrough film “Hatred” came right when he did Border line”.
SEE A BRIEF INTERVIEW EXCERPTS FROM HIM BELOW:
“Growing up was tough, it was filled with challenges because i didn’t come from a rich family, I struggled through everything. In my family we have to work to get what we wanted and because my mum is a strong woman she never gave up on us. Things were so hard back then that I had to selling cheap clothes to my friends in school just to survive, That memory makes me laugh compared to my life now” he recounted.
Before you started acting professionally, what were you doing?
I was even still a student of unizik then before I started Acting; I used to skip classes just to make ends meet for fees and other things.
But luckily for me I was studying theatre arts so it made it easier for me so when I started
CAREER AND LIFE
He thinks becoming an actor for him was destined. According to him he was just on location watching people that are acting, likes of pete edochie, olu Jacobs and co. then one of their actors couldn’t make it, so the director looked around and called him, He was scared and nervous but within him he was happy, the director gave him the script and tested him, even though he failed woefully, he never gave up on him till he got it right. That’s how he got into his first movie ever and he also said he was paid just 15,000 naira for the movie.
Nonso Diobi ne’er looked back, as Nollywood keeps line on this young, handsome, dynamic, and multi-talented star with over twenty movies to his credits. because the 1st Nigerian actor to be signed unto Jton Productions in big apple, Nonso Diobi is using his opportunities to explore alternative God skills that he plans to unleash inside following few years. His greatest joy and soul satisfaction is to still entertain his fans as they’re his preferred priority. He finds joy once his fans admire and watches him on screen. one in all his goals is to possess a studio and enter deep into film creating and Animations.
Nonso has received several awards, and one of the most recent is the award for the best supporting actor 2008 and 2009, Movie Academy Awards.
Nonso Diobi movies such as “Caught in the act’, and “Palace Slave” are 2 of his most recent Hollywood.
It is necessary to notice that Nonso is one in all the few Nollywood
actors on a job need romance movies, several fans argue that they like
to watch Nonso play a romantic role instead of a foul boy role.
Mention 3 of your favorite actor/actress
Tonto Dike, Ini Edo, Uche Elendu
His best actors are Mike Ezuruonye, Frank Artus, Ramsey Nouah and Yul Edochie
Nonso has been linked with several women in his acting career but there are no Nonso Diobi girlfriend records, but it appears as if this handsome and very intelligent actor doesn’t want to get hooked down anytime soon. Several tabloids have reported in the past that Nonso Diobi married secretly outside Nigeria but the stories were later found to be untrue, Nonso himself seem to have reduced the n umber of social appearances he engages in and the mystery surrounding is marital status may not be unraveled any moment soon. There are no Nonso Diobi wedding reports till date.
Nonso’s relationship status has been more of controversies in recent times as the prolific Nollywood actor has never been reported to be married on caught in any relationship. Nonso Diobi was reported to have declared to his twitter fans on September 9 2012, that he has not been in an intimate relationship for the past 2 years , Nonso further clarified that his businesses as well as movie profession has kept him from having settling down and having a family. Despite being linked with several women within and outside of Nollywood, Nonso has declared that he remains single but hopes to get married and start a family very soon.
Clearing the air on the misconception of his marital status, the actor disclosed that he is yet to be married.
“Well I don’t want to rush into it because it is a lifetime contract. Some that rushed into it are regretting now, because our ladies of nowadays are just nothing to write home about especially the ones that have quest for material things. It surprises some when I say I’m single but that is just the truth because I don’t want to make same mistake “.
The actor was also said to have built a mansion for his mother, an info which was made public in 2014.
AWARDS AND ENDORSEMENTS
award for the best supporting actor 2008 and 2009, Movie Academy Awards.
Won the Best Supporting Actor Award at the just concluded Nollywood Foundation for Excellence (NOFFEX) 200
Signed a multimillion naira endorsement deal with Telecom giant GLO in 2013.
RUMORS AND CONTROVERSIES
He has been rumored to be gay.
Has been linked to so many dating rumors as explained above.
No real scandal
|Nonso 2013 look
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