Rita Edochie Biography | Age | Movies | Career | Education | Net Worth

Rita Edochie Biography

After her education at about 30 years ago, she got married to the father of her four children, Tony Edochie a younger brother to a Nollywood star Chief Pete Edochie. She got employed for the first time after she completed her education, as a Radio Presenter at Anambra State Broadcasting Service, Where she worked for 15 years.

Rita Edochie Early Life

Rita Edochie is a renowned Nigerian Nollywood actress. She is a native of Onitsha, the capital city of Anambra State. Anambra State is a State in the South-Eastern part of Nigeria.

Being born and bred in Onitsha, Anambra State, Rita had both her elementary and secondary education there. There she obtained both her First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate respectively.


Having been sent to live with her uncle known as Mr. Okika as a toddler after the Nigerian civil war. No much is known about the primary and secondary Rita attended but she was later admitted into the prestigious Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, where she studied Mass Communication and graduated with Bachelor’s degree.


Rita Edochie began her acting career in the 1990s.
She has starred in more than 50 Nollywood movies which include Shining Light, Only Yesterday, August Meeting, Breaking Rules, My Lost Love, Blood Line, In My Kingdom, Regret to Love, Pain and Glory, Night of Memories, Forbiden Throne, Stretched Heart, My sister’s Act and many others.
She has acted alongside the likes of Patience Ozokwor, Chizzy Alichi, Joyce Kalu, Tana Adelana, Uche Ebere, Crystal Okoye, Gideon Okeke, Yul Edochie, Nosa Rex, Eve Esin, Ebele Okaro and so on.


° Abuja Boys
° Across the Bridge
° Mama Oyoyo
° Christian Girls
° The Storm
° Waterloo
First Commandment
° Tears, and Sorrow
° A Mother’ s Pride

° Circle of Lives

Is Rita Edochie Married?

Yes, kindly, Rita Edochie has been married for over three decades now. She is married to Tony Edochie; Tony is the younger brother to Pete Edochie and uncle to Yul Edochie.
Rita’s family is blessed with four children. In fact, Rita is currently a grandmother of many children, and she is living happily with her husband ever after.

Net Worth

Rita Edochie earns her career as an actress and entrepreneur. She has an estimated net worth of $350,000.

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