Yul Edochie is the son of celebrated Nigerian actor, Pete Edochie. He studied Theatre Arts at the University of Port Harcourt, from where he graduated in 2003.
Yul Edochie joined Nollywood in 2005, and he has gone on to act and direct numerous movies.
This handsome actor has been romantically linked with a lot of ladies, including several Nollywood actresses, at different times. First, it was with Tonto Dike and later, Nuella Njubuigbo.
His affair with Nuella, in particular which made a lot of headlines when he posted photographs he took with her on Facebook and went further to make a romantic comment about her, fueling speculations and talks that they were in love, not knowing he was happily married.
It was at the height of the heat generated by the photograph and his comment on Nuella that he made it known to all that he's married and as a matter of fact, is a family man to the core.
After this revelation,he posted his picture with his wife’s on facebook, and wrote on his marital status, "Married".
But in recent times, Yul, who is fast gaining ground in Nollywood has been stepping out in grand style with his beautiful wife, Mary, at different events. The couple was first spotted at Uche Jombo’s movie premiere, "Damage" at Silverbird Galleria, Victoria Island, Lagos. He is not only a good actor, Yul is one of the high flying directors in Nollywood.
Some of the movies which Yul Edochie has featured in include The Lamb, Two Can Play The Game, Pleasure and Crime, Innocent Pain, Testimonies of Pain, Beautiful Soul, Lonely in Paradise, and Shadows of Dust.