Celebrity Face-Off returns with another set of arm-candies in the persons of Uti Nwachukwu and Alex Ekubo. The close friends turn frenemies arrived on the entertainment scene at different times but maintained a pretty close bound that caused the headlines of many magazines and blog stories.
Although apart, they make for lovely arm-candies.
|Name||Uti Nwachukwu||Alex Ekubo|
|Given Names||Charles Uti Nwachukwu||Ikenna Alex Ekubo-Okwaraeke|
|Date of Birth||August 3rd, 1981||April 10th, 1986|
|Native||Agbor in Delta State||Arochukwu, Abia State|
|Sexual Orientation||Straight (Still in Contention though)||Straight (Still in Contention though)|
|Marital Status||Not sure||Unknown|
|No of Children||–||–|
|Occupation||X Director||X Director|
|X Producer||X Producer|
|TV Presenter||X TV Presenter|
|Famous For||Rose to fame after winning ‘Big Brother Africa 5: All-Stars in 2010 and staring in other reality series such as ‘Next Movie Star’ and ‘Big Brother Africa 3’||While opinions may vary, for a long time, Alex Ekubo’s claim to fame was as Uti Nwachukwu’ s patsy and friend. However, he rose to prominence as the ‘First Runner Up’ of the 2010 Mr. Nigeria contest”.|
|Started his sojourn to the big screen as Marcus’ on MNET’s Tinsel Season 3. He also appeared IN THE CUPBOARD, BROKEN SILENCE, WEEKEND GETAWAY,TRUE CITIZENS PLUS, DEEP INSIDE, FINDING MERCY & RED HOT||Also famous for his modeling career which saw him feature in the 2011 & 2012 Arise Magazine Fashion Week.|
|Uti is also an Events Compere as well as face of MNET and TV presenter of popular entertainment magazine programme ‘JARA’.||Has appeared in 10 movies since 2005 and also stared in 6 TV series namely; ‘Secrets & Scandals, Tinsel, Hope Bay, Happy Family, AY’s Crib and Married to the Game.|
|Mode Men Award For Break Through Of The Year. Ghana Movie Awards For Best Actor West African Collaboration. Leadership Newspaper Young Person Of The Year Award.||Has won awards from Best of Nollywood Awards, for his role in ‘In the Cupboard’; Golden Icons Academy Awards and Best of Nollywood Awards for his role in ‘Weekend Getaway” and most recently 2014 Screen Nations Awards for his role in ‘Himself”|
|Infamous For||An alleged relationship with Alex Ekubo to which there has been several, interviews were he has rebuffed the claims’.||Being Uti Nwachukwu’s patsy and gay lover to which he has stated categorically that he has never been.|
|Major Endorsements||MNET (Not sure if this is still on)||Does Yemi Causal count?|
|Social Media||FB: RealSirUti||FB: Alexx Ekubo|
|Twitter: @SirUti||Twitter: @AlexxEkubo|
|Instagram: @siruti||Instagram: @AlexxEkubo|
|Height||6 feet 1||5 feet 11|
Here’s your chance people to vote your favorite.