Yul Edochie is the last son of the prolific Nollywood Legend Chief Pete Edochie. Born on the 7th of January into a well grounded christian family made up of six children. Yul grew up partly in Lagos and the eastern part of Nigeria where he had a very sound basic education. He loved the arts as a result of his father’s influence and background but being a stickler for professionalism he decided to study the course first which took him to the prestigious University of Port Harcourt where he bagged a B.A degree in Theatre Arts in 2003. After NYSC Yul joined Nollywood in 2005. He featured in his very first movie in the same year which starred heavy weights like the late Enebeli Elebuwa, Justus Esiri, Clarion Chukwura, Chidi Mokeme and a host of others. The movie was titled: The Exquires. In 2009 he won City People's Award for Best New Actor and was nominated in 2011 for Best Actor. Yul is married and currently based in Lagos.