Chinedu Ikedieze, a graduate of Mass Communication from the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) was born on the 12 December 1977. He hails from Iluoma Nzeakoli in Bende Local Government Area of Abia State, Nigeria. Being a member of the Art and Dramatic Society during his Secondary education, Chinedu Ikedieze developed the interest in becoming an actor in the Nollywood Industry. In 1998, he are is fondly called Aki. In 2007 Ikedieze received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the AMMA Awards.