Kelvin Ngozi Ikeduba popularly known as Kelvin Ikeduba is a famous Nollywood actor, model and a television personality. He is currently one of the few stars in Nollywood that act in both English and Yoruba speaking movies. He was born on 21st August 1976 in Ebute-Metta, Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria. He is currently 41 years old.
He is the first child in a family of four children, comprising of two boys and two girls and spent virtually all his childhood and most of his adulthood life in Ebute-Metta, Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria. Kevin Ikeduba grew up in Olokodana Street in Ebute-Metta, a sub region in Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria.
He is very handsome, gifted, skillful, creative and talented in acting and interpretation of movie roles. He knows how to interpret his roles very well and can fit in any character given to him by movie directors and producers in Nigeria.
He is currently one of the trending actors in Nigeria, having carved a niche for himself in the make-believe industry. Kelvin Ikeduba is originally from an Igbo tribe of Delta State in the south southern part of Nigeria, but was born and bred in Ebute-Metta, Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria, where he completed both his primary and secondary school education and obtained both his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate.
After completing his primary and secondary school education, Kelvin Ikeduba proceeded to Ahmadu Bello University Zaria in Kaduna State in the northern part of Nigeria and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics.
Kelvin Ikeduba has been considered as one of Nollywood’s most dynamic talents not only because of his ability to interpret roles like a master, but also because he is one of the few stars in the industry that makes films in both English and Yoruba speaking language. Kevin Ikeduba speaks Yoruba fluently because he has lived all his life in Lagos State, Nigeria.
His perfect mastery of English, Igbo and Yoruba speaking languages has made him one of the most versatile actors in the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood). Due to this fact, he has been able to fit comfortably well in both English, Igbo and Yoruba speaking movies.
Kelvin Ikeduba joined the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood) in 2000 and since then till date has acted in more than 100 Nollywood movies which include Ògìdán, The Suitors, Execution Day, Total War Over my Mums Burial, I am Cyrus the Virus, The Rise of the Burial Warlord, The Lion’s Son, Who is your Boyfriend, Who Lie Pass, Innocent Thief, etc.
Kelvin Ikeduba is popularly known by his fans as the Bad Boy of Nollywood because of the rugged and criminal roles he play in Nollywood movies alongside with Emma Ehumadu, Jim Iyke, Sylvester Madu, Zubby Michael, Junior Pope Odonwodo, Walta Anga, Gentle Jack, Saint Obi and a host of other top Nollywood celebrities.
Kelvin Ikeduba in the cause of his career as an actor has been nominated for few awards which include Best Actor in a Supporting Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards, Best Actor in Yoruba at the City People Entertainment Awards and Most Promising Actor in Nigeria at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
Kelvin Ikeduba is currently one of the richest, and most influential actor in Nigeria, with an estimated net worth of $320,000.