Josephine Edochie who is the wife of Pete Edochie is not as popular as her husband, a veteran and prominent actor in the Nollywood industry. Despite being a Presenter, she lives a quiet life and does not fancy social media. This has left a lot of people confused about who Pete Edochie’s wife is?
It is common to see fans asking who is Pete Edochie’s wife? In this article, you will get to know everything about the wife of the legendary actor, Pete Edochie, their children as well as information about Josephine Edochie
Josephine Edochie Profile
Name: Josephine Edochie
Date of Birth: Unknown
Place of Birth: Anambra
Marital Status: Married to Pete Edochie
Occupation: Lawyer, Broadcaster, and Announcer
Number of Children: 6 (5 males, 1 female)
Personal Life and Marriage
Josephine Edochie who is popularly known as Pete Edochie’s wife was born in Anambra. She trained as a lawyer, announcer, and TV broadcaster. She worked at a broadcasting station where she met her husband, Pete Edochie, who also works there.
They get married in the early 70s and had 6 children, 5 which were males and a female. Josephine Edochie and her husband has been leading a successful life in their 50 years of marriage.
About Josephine Edochie Children
Does Pete Edochie have a daughter? As said earlier, the older couple’s marriage yields 6 fruitful children which include 5 sons and a daughter.
Out of all their children, the most popular two are Linc Edochie and Yul Edochie. Yul Edochie follows in his father’s footsteps by becoming an award-winning actor. He also owns an acting academy where upcoming actors and actresses get trained. Also, Yul Edochie is a known politician as he is interested in taking public positions in the future.
Linc Edochie like his brother Yul Edochie is also in the Nollywood industry. Although he acts sometimes, he focuses on writing and directing movies most.
About Pete Edochie
Many fans are always curious about who is Pete Edochie’s wife? Even though Pete Edochie who was born on the 7th of March in 1497 is a popular actor, little was known about his wife, Josephine Edochie.
Pete Edochie is not only a prominent actor, he is also a renowned administrator and broadcaster. He once worked as a broadcaster where he met with his wife and mother of his children. Of course, many do not know him as a broadcaster but as a popular actor. He rose to fame when he plays the role of Okonkwo in the Adaptation of Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe on the NTA.
Below are some of the movies Pete Edochie has acted in with their year of release.
Pete Edochie Movies
Things Fall Apart” TV series in 1987
Rituals in 1997
Lost Kingdom in 1999
Narrow Escape in 1999
Chain Reaction in 1999
Living in darkness in 1999
Set-Up in 2000
Oduduwa in 2000
Terrible Sin in 2001
Holy Ghost Fire in 2001
Above Death: In God, We Trust in 2003
Love and Politics in 2003
Arrows in 2003
Miserable Wealth in 2003
Egg of Life in 2003
Billionaires Club in 2003
Honey in 2003
Coronation in 2004
Across the Niger in 2004
Price of Ignorance in 2005
Never End in 2005
No More War in 2005
Lacrima in 2006
Holy Cross in 2006
Living with Death in 2006
Fair Game in 2006
Greatest Harvest in 2007
Secret Pain in 2007
Test Your Heart in 2008
Heavy Battle in 2008
Rita Edochie and Pete EdochieRelationship
Rita Edochie is a popular Nollywood actress who is taught by fans to be Pete Edochie’s wife. The Nollywood actress has however denounced the rumor in an interview making the fans know who she is to Pete Edochie.
She addressed the rumor by stating that she is married to Pete Edochie’s younger brother who goes by the name Tony Edochie. Hence, the reason why they bear the same surnames. Even though she stated that according to Igbo tradition, she is still Pete Edochie’s wife by family. Although Pete Edochie’s real wife is Josephine Edochie.