Young and versatile actor, Christopher Okagbue started off has a model at the age of 17, winning the Naija Top Model Competition in 2008. What really paved way for him was clinching the Gulder Ultimate Search competition in 2011, beating 29 other contestants to the grand prize of N7.5m & a brand new Ford Explorer SUV!
After the Gulder adventure for Chris, switching to acting was quite easy, starring in a couple of movies like The Wish, Playing Safe, Mixed Feelings, The Deal and Lotanna which he co- produced with his Sister, Sandra Okagbue and a friend, Celebrity Stylist and PR – Ifan Ifeanyi.
Do you think Christopher Okagbue wouldn’t have risen to stardom without the Gulder Ultimate Search grand prize?
Recently, Views Channel had the talented actor talk about the directors he has worked with. On the list of Chris Okagbue’s top 5 Nigerian Movie Directors, Desmond Elliot is rated as number 5!
The actor further went on to rate Elvis Chuks as number 3! Other directors on Chris Okagbue’s list of top Nigerian Movie directors includes Obi Emelonye, Victor Sanchez Agahowa and Kunle Afolayan. The video above shows how Chris Okagbue distinguishes each of these directors based on their style & how he perceives their work. Who made it to the number one of Chris Okagbue’s top movie directors? Find out in the video above.
From the video above where Chris Okagbue shares his top 5 Nigerian movie directors, Do you agree with him for rating Desmond Elliot the least compared to the other four movie directors? Please share your views with us in the comment section below where you could also choose your own top 5 Nigerian based movie directors.