Osita Iheme is surprisingly 40 today.

Osita Iheme is a famous Nollywood actor and multi talented (Nigerian actor, scrip writer, comedian, entrepreneur, motivational speaker and a philanthropist) popularly known as ‘Pawpaw’ but currently recognized as the ‘King of meme’. The actor hails from Mbaitoli, Imo State but grew up in Abia State, he was born on February 20th, 1982, to one Mr Herbert Iheme and Mrs Augustine Iheme, he is currently married to Noma but he makes sure his children stay private. He schooled in Enugu State University of Science and Technology and Lagos State University.
Osita at an early age desired to become a lawyer but later started pursuing a career in acting during the late 90’s. He started out with insignificant roles until after the comedy film ‘Aki na Ukwa’ in 2003 which gave him a memorable image in the movie industry.
Now, he has grown to be one of the most popular and influential people in the Nollywood industry, he is widely known for his role in the comedy movie ‘Aki na Ukwa’ as Pawpaw alongside his colleague Chinedu Ikedieze.
Through the years, Osita has successfully featured in numerous Nollywood movies and has grown to become one of the most successful and established faces in the entertainment industry. He has also transformed in his career from a comic actor to a multifaceted established actor.
See his ‘before and after’ photos below to see how much he has evolved.



The young actor has achieved alot in the industry, Iheme is the founder of Inspired Movement Africa which he founded to inspire young Nigerians and Africans. He was nominated for Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor In Leading Role. In 2016, Osita received the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ at the African Movie Academy Award.
Due to his influence in the Nigerian Film Industry, Osita was honoured as a Member of the Order of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (MFR) in 2011 by the then President, Goodluck Johnathan. He deserves all these accolades and more as he worked so hard to earn it. He has a Net Worth of $3.5 million dollars.
Spare few minutes to wish the actor a happy birthday as he celebrates his 40th birthday today.

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