Seasoned Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie has admonished upcoming actors not to bring down anyone in the movie industry.
According to Yul Edochie, the budding actors are not in competition with anyone and should steer clear of bringing anyone down. Taking to the microblogging site, Twitter, Yul wants the next generation of moviemakers to be focused on success.
Here is what he said:
”My short message to upcoming actors & actresses.
‘You are not in competition with anyone, don’t try to bring anybody down for you to rise, just do your thing, be you, and while you are at it respect those who have achieved success before you so that you too can achieve’.”
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How Pete Edochie’s son, Yul Edochie came into limelight
He became highly famous in 2007 after starring in a blockbuster movie “Wind of Glory” starring Genevieve Nnaji.
In 2009, he won the City People’s award for the best new actor; and was also nominated for best actor of the year in 2011.
His career has grown beyond bounds and his fan has increased.
He is ranked as one of the most expensive actors in Nigeria.
In 2011, he founded the Yul Edochie foundation which aims at giving back to the society; as well as helping the less privileged.
Edochie has acted in movies like Innocent Pain, My Loving Heart, Gaza Treasure, and also Royal Challenge.
He has won several African Movie Awards; such as most prominent actor in Nigeria and also the best actor in Nigeria.
He is currently one of the richest as well as the most influential actors in Nigeria.