Chizzy Alichi, born on December 23, 1989, is a renowned Nigerian actress and model. Known for her exceptional talent, she began her acting career in 2010, quickly rising to fame in the Nollywood industry. In this blog post, we’ll delve into her early life, education, career highlights, and personal life.
Early Life and Education:
Chizzy Alichi, born Chigozie Alichi Mbah in Enugu State, Nigeria, hails from the Ezza Nkwubor Nike in Enugu East LGA. As the youngest of three children, she attended primary and secondary school in Enugu before obtaining a degree in Agricultural Engineering from Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT) in 2014. During her National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) program, she served in Umunya village in Anambra State.
Chizzy’s journey into the Nigerian film industry began when she joined the Actors Guild of Nigeria after completing her education. Her debut film role was in the 2010 movie “Magic Money,” alongside notable actors like Mercy Johnson and Bob-Manuel Udokwu. However, her breakthrough came with the 2016 film “Akara Oku,” directed by Yul Edochie, where she portrayed the character “Akara Oku.”
Notable Works and Recognition:
Chizzy Alichi’s exceptional acting skills led to her prominence, notably in the 2011 film “Drop of Blood,” where she starred alongside industry veterans. She received a nomination for Best New Actress of the Year (English) at the City Peoples Entertainment Awards in 2017. Her impressive performances have earned her recognition and awards, including Next Rated Actress Of The Year at the Nigeria Achievers Award in 2017 and Most Promising Actress at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA).
In December 2019, Chizzy Alichi tied the knot with Chike Ugochukwu Mbah, an Enugu state native, officially becoming Chizzy Alichi Mbah. The couple has expressed their eagerness to start a family, raising anticipation among fans for baby-bump pictures.
Social Media Presence:
Chizzy Alichi is active on Instagram (@chizzyalichi) and Twitter (@ChizzyAlichi2), where she shares glimpses of her life with her followers.