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Chet Anekwe is a transatlantic actor[1][2][3][4] and Filmmaker who was born in Nigeria and raised in NYC.[5] His work spans Hollywood,[6] Nollywood[7] and the New York Theater[8][9]

Filmography

Year Film Role Notes
2001 Sheena (TV series) Karnivan
2004 Shpionskie igry: Nelegal
Dream Job (TV series) Himself
2006 Phat Girlz Flirty Nigerian Man with Mo'nique
30 Days (2006 film) Kene Alumona (as C.B.A.) with Genevieve Nnaji
2008 Spy Games: A Private Visit FBI Agent
Mama's Great Love (short) Thompson Director, Writer, Executive Producer
2010 Busted Life with Ramsey Nouah, Pascal Atuma
2011 Paparazzi - Eye In The Dark Davis with Van Vicker, Bayo Akinfemi, JJ Bunny, Syr Law, Tchidi Chikere, Koby Maxwell
2011 Tobi with Jimmy Allen, Arturo Castro
2011 Unwanted Guest Ike

Awards and nominations

Awards

  • 1997 Winner Best Support Actor African Globe Awards (NJ), for Medea[10][11][12][13]
  • 2006 'VIV' AUDELCO (NYC) Award Winner Best Ensemble for Real Black Men Don't Sit Crossed Legged On The Floor (Collage in blues)[14]
  • 2011 NAFCA: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Nominations

  • 1997 AUDELCO (NYC) award nominee, Best Performance in a Musical, Male for Chap Am So (The Amistad Story)[15]
  • 2011 NIGERIAN ENTERTAINMENT AWARD- NEA (NYC) award nominee, Best Actor in a short story or film (TOBI)[16]
  • 2012 African Movie Academy Award - AMAA (Nigeria) award nominee, BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE (Unwanted Guest)[17]

References

  1. New York Times (9 February 2006). "Chet Anekwe plays in "Black Men"". The New York Times. http://theater.nytimes.com/2006/02/09/theater/reviews/09mali.html. Retrieved 8 March 2011. 
  2. modernghana.com. ana.com/moviethread/9321/3/135020 Chet in Busted Life article. Retrieved on 8 March 2011.
  3. Nollywooduncut. Workin with Chet in Nollywood.
  4. Cynthiamasasiworld.com. Chet in Paparazzi. Retrieved on 8 March 2011.
  5. Golden Icons. Article on Chet Anekwe. Retrieved on 8 March 2011.
  6. IMDB. Phat Girlz.
  7. Paparazzi Eye in the Dark. Chet in Nollywood USA film Paparazzi. Retrieved on 8 March 2011.
  8. New York Times (21 May 1998). "Article mentioning Chet". The New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/1998/05/21/theater/theater-review-caesar-s-fate-played-out-in-mali.html. Retrieved 8 March 2011. 
  9. ChetAnekwe.com. Chet Bio. Retrieved on 8 March 2011.
  10. Nairaland.com. Chet Anekwe blog. Retrieved on 8 March 2011.
  11. ChetAnekwe.com. Resume. Retrieved on 8 March 2011.
  12. Eyeinthedark.com. Cast Biographies. Retrieved on 8 March 2011.
  13. IMDB. Chet Bio. Retrieved on 8 Marc h 2011.
  14. ChetAnewke.com. Chet Bio. Retrieved on 8 March 2011.
  15. IMDB. Chet Bio. Retrieved on 8 March 2011.
  16. NEA. NEA. Retrieved on 8 March 2011.
  17. AMAA. AMAA. Retrieved on 17 March 2012.

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