Chris Obi is one very talented actor in Hollywood who has already experienced the taste of success. He has left his audience awestruck with his phenomenal acting skills and his ambitious personality. Obi has gained love and support from the audience not only morally but emotionally as well. After having marked his position as one of the most successful actors, Chris as of now is as well a brilliant director and passionate writer.
Chris Obi's Career
Obi’s professional theatre debut was in 2002 as a Messenger in Edward Hall’s production of Macbeth. He has performed at the Royal Shakespeare Company in Breakfast with Mugabe. Obi as well presented in a season at the Globe Theatre in 2007.
He has shown his acting talent in many television shows and movies like “Anita and Me,” “The Counsellor,” “Doctor Who,” “Roots,” and many more.
Though his acting skills are seen in many movies, it became more flourished with Snow White and the Huntsman. With that, he garnered much fame and wide recognition.
His sequence of popularity does not end here. In the year 2017, he appeared in a TV show called American Gods in which he portrayed the role of Mr. Jacquel. Again, he achieved a high appreciation for his performance.
Chris Obi spent a moment with his colleagues back on 10 May 2017 (Photo: zimbio.com)
In the same year, he ventured in the role T'Kuvma in Star Trek: Discovery and gave out his killing performance resulting to a lot of praises and increment in his number of fans.
Is Chris Obi Married?
Chris Obi is a reserved actor who keeps his dating affairs far away from the limelight. Though he has excelled in his career and is quite open about it, Obi hasn’t yet spilled any beans about his girlfriend to the media. If Chris were to be married or have had any girlfriends the news would sure hit it to the headlines as he is a very reputed personality in Hollywood. The fact that he hasn’t shared information about his affairs remains a mystery within himself.
Though the “Star Trek” actor hasn’t yet found the special someone in his life, it is absolutely sure that, he is going to make an amazing lover. The way Obi portray his roles in the movie and the chemistry he has it going with his onscreen partners are worth commenting. His onscreen portrayal as a passionate lover automatically shows that he is perfect boyfriend material.
As Chris has not disclosed anything regarding his lover, some people question about him being gay. However, as he has not confirmed about the sexuality, the information might as well be invalid. The actor despite being active on Social Media, he has not mentioned his better half.
A Short Bio:
Chris Obi aged 48 was born as Christopher Obi Ogugua on 24 September 1970 in London, UK. According to the wiki source, his father is an Igbo while information about his mother or family is not mentioned. The “Star Trek” actor has a relatively average height of 5 feet and 7 inches, and he belongs to the Afro-British ethnicity.
With a slim body and oval face, Chris has well maintained his body weight and now weighs around 60 kg. And his dark skin complexion matches pretty much with a black hair and brown eyes.
Chris graduated from the Drama Centre London where he later trained the students at Actor in Session. He works as an Artistic Director there.
Being at the topmost position of his career, he is a down to earth personality and still in touch with his Nigerian roots.