Mon 12 Oct 2015, 12:57
Where is actor Chuks Chukwujekwu now?
In 2009, Blossom Chuks Chukwujekwu debuted as a film actor in Vivian Ejike’s Private Storm. Although graduating with a degree in Mass Communications graduate from Benson Idahosa University, Chukwujekwu decided to follow his acting dream which led him to Lagos.
The Otolo indigene continued to land roles mainly in straight to DVD productions. However in 2013, he turned heads with his role as Tunde Kulani in Michelle Bello’s Flower Girl. Fast becoming, Nollywood’s leading man, Blossom has continued to wow audiences with strong performances in several New Nollywood films.
Blossom clinched the Best Supporting Actor award at the 2015 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards for playing a violent and abusive character in Knocking on Heaven’s Door. Chukwujekwu is also a favourite among TV audiences most notably; he plays the lead role Kelechi Pepple in the telenovella Taste of Love. He has also appeared on Desperate Housewives Africa, Tinsel, Shuga and Catwalq.
Blossom has been very busy since winning, expect to catch him in The Visit, Gbomo Gbomo Express and Mr & Mrs Onoja.
Did You Know?
- He was born in Benin city, Edo state.
- He was President of the Association of Mass Communication Students (AMCOS) in university.
- He is a brand ambassador for HomeVida.
- He plays the husband in the music video Surulere.
- He is an Arsenal fan.
We have picked some of Blossom’s hottest films, let us know your favourite.
- Flower Girl
- Finding Mercy
- Knocking on Heaven’s Door
- A Private Storm
- Stolen Waters
- The Green Eyed
- A Place Called Happy
By Isabella Akinseye