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Cha Cha Eke Biography, Movies, Awards, Husband, Net Worth And More

Charity Eke Faani whom we otherwise know as Cha Cha Eke is a Nigerian born actress, model, Philanthropist and Television Personality who has been making waves in the Nigerian movie industry. Cha Cha Eke was born on the 17th of July 1993 in Ebonyi State,  Nigeria to the family of Professor John Eke – Ebonyi state Commissioner for Education.

Early Life

Cha Cha Eke had her primary school education in ESUT Nursery and Primary School,  Ebonyi state.  She later attended Our Lord Shepherd International School, Enugu state, Nigeria for her secondary school education then went on to graduate with B. Sc degree in Accounting from Ebonyi State University.

While growing,  the talented actress has been acting in drama groups both in her local church and in school. She had always had a zeal for acting and later decided to make acting into a career.

Acting Career

Cha Cha Eke got into the Nigerian movie industry after participating in the Miss Nollywood Talent Hunt Show which was held in Abakiliki, Ebonyi state in November 2009. She started going for auditions after her participation in the competition from there she started getting minor roles in movies before she made it up to important characters. Cha Cha Eke came to the limelight after her role in the movie ‘The End is Near’ which was directed by Ugezi. J. Ugezi in 2012. The beautiful actress is well known for her ability to cry in movies. Cha Cha Eke interprets any role given to her without any problem. The versatile actress has starred in more than 200 movies, some including Valley of Tears,  A cry of justice, Clap of Thunder, Weeping Angel, Two hearts, Dance For The  Prince, My Sweet Love, Stubborn Beans and many more.

Cha Cha Eke Awards

Cha Cha Eke has won so many awards such as an award for “Best Supporting Actress of the year awards” at the City People Awards in 2013. She had also received awards for the “Most Promising Actress in Nigeria award” at the “City People Entertainment Awards” in 2012, “Best Actress in a Leading Role Award” at Africa Movie Academy Awards, “Most prominent Actress” in Nigeria at the 2012 Best of Nollywood Awards,  “Best Actress of the Year” at AMVCA in 2013 and many more.

Cha Cha Eke is currently the CEO of Print-Afrique Fashion Ltd which is a clothing and fashion line.

Cha Cha Eke Husband, Personal Life, and Family Life

She met her husband Austin Ikechukwu Faani- a then movie editor- in 2009 on set the movie; When Kings decide,  where he came to pick already shot scene tapes. From then on he became her friend and mentor.  Later in 2010 when Austin Faani became a movie director,  he gave her a lead role in his first movie; Bank Job. They dated for some time and got married in 2013. They are both blessed with two lovely daughters Kamara and Kaira Faani. She is presently based in Asaba, Delta State, Nigeria with her family.

Cha Cha Eke Selected movies

  • The End is Near
  • Commander in Chief
  • Clap of Thunder
  • Two Hearts
  • Beach 24
  • Gift of Pain
  • A Cry for Justice
  • Jewels of the Sun
  • Bloody Carnival
  • Cleopatra
  • Dance For The Prince
  • Mirror of Life
  • Innocent Pain
  • Bridge of Contract
  • Palace of Sorrow
  • Secret Assassins
  • Royal Assassins
  • The Promise
  • Valley of Tears
  • Village Love
  • Weeping Angel
  • Rosa my Village Love
  • My Rising Sun
  • My Sweet Love
  • Secret Palace Mission
  • Stubborn Beans
  • Bitter Heart
  • Royal First lady
  • Beyond Beauty
  • After the Altar
  • Bloody Campus
  • Princess’s Revenge
  • Bondage

Cha Cha Eke Net Worth

Cha Cha Eke is worth an estimated $400,000.

Social Media Cha cha’s social media handles are

  • Instagram – @chachaekefaani
  • Twitter – @chachaEke

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