Stephen Odimgbe Biography

Stephen Odimgbe Biography

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Stephen Emeka Odimgbe (Born on September 26, 1989), widely recognized as Flashboy, is a renowned Nigerian actor and television personality. He gained prominence through his portrayal of Red in the 2018 comedy film “Big Mess.” Beyond this, he has demonstrated his acting prowess in notable movies such as “Throne of Madness,” “Unwise King,” and “Dumb Wife.”

 

Stephen Odimgbe

Stephen Odimgbe

 

Real Name 

 

Stephen Emeka Odimgbe

 

State of Origin 

 

Anambra State 

 

Date of Birth 

 

September 26, 1989

 

Occupation(2023)

 

Actor 

 

Marital Status 

 

Not married 

 

Girlfriend 

 

Unknown 

 

Children 

 

None

 

Age

 

34 years old (2023)

 

Nickname 

 

Flashboy

 

Nationality 

 

Nigerian 

 

Net Worth 

 

$700,000

   

 

 

 

Early Life and Education

 

 

 

Born in Lagos to parents Jack and Judy Odimgbe, he hails from Ihiala, Anambra State, in southeastern Nigeria. A Nigerian of African ethnicity, he has a brother named Softkid, an emerging artist. After completing secondary education, he initially enrolled at Madonna University but discontinued before earning his degree. Subsequently, he pursued Theater Arts at Nnamdi Azikiwe University in Awka, Anambra state, graduating with a B.A. in 2015.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Career

 

 

 

 

Stephen began his acting journey at a young age, participating in various school plays. His professional debut was as Emeka in the drama film “Heart of a Father.” He showcased his talent in the Nigerian comedy TV series “Professor Johnbull” from 2016 to 2018, portraying Flashboy alongside stars like Patience Ozokwor, Mercy Johnson, and Osita Iheme. The spotlight found him when he landed the role of Red in the movie “Big Mess,” leading to his involvement in various TV series and films.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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