Nollywood comic actor, Chinedu Ikedieze, better known as Aki, has explained his love for animal pets.
The 41-year-old actor revealed this in a chat with punchng.com.
“I have dogs and parrots. My parrots talk very well. I think my love for animals started when I stayed with my uncle who trained me. He was my mother’s elder brother and I give him the credit because he made me who I am today,” he said.
He also added that staying with his uncle made him realize that dogs were truly man’s best friends.
Born in Bende, Abia State, Chinedu studied mass communication at the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT), Enugu State.
He is best known for playing alongside Osita Iheme in most movies after their breakthrough in the 2002 movie Aki na Ukwa.
Lately, he is more popular as Efetobore Johnson in the TV series, The Johnsons.
He is married to Nneoma Ikedieze and blessed with a daughter.