Jude Akuwudike Bio, Age, Little Mermaid, The Crown, Wife, Family, Movies, Tv Shows

Jude Akuwudike
Jude Akuwudike

Jude Akuwudike Biography

Jude Akuwudike is a NIgerian-British actor who rose to fame for appearing in Various plays and productions for the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Royal National Theatre. He also gained more fame for playing the role of Joshua in Disney’s The Little Mermaid live-action film in 2023. Jude’s other famous roles are in A World Apart (2018), Richard II (1997), Eyimofe (2020) and Bad Girls (2005).

Akuwudike was born and brought up in Nigeria, West Africa. Therefore, Jude finished his early education and studies in Nigeria. He then moved to the United Kingdom to pursue his studies at Wesrtate-on-Sea boarding school back in 1985. Jude eventually joined the Royal Academy of Art where he graduated back in 1987.

Akuwudike made his acting debut by playing Captain Watkin’s role in 1988 in a theatre production called in Our Country’s Good held at the Royal Court Theatre. He then made his film debut in a movie called A World Apart the same year. In 1989, Jude landed his first-ever leading role in a Buth Theater production called The Fatherland by Murray Watts.

He then made his onscreen debut by playing Seargent Gummer in a serial drama called Virtual Murder back in 1991. Jude landed his breakout on0screen role in a 2005 film called A Likeness in Stone. His other significant roles are in TV shows and films like Screenplay (1990), Roger Roger (1996), Heat of the Sun (1998) and Bad Girls (2005).

Jude Akuwudike Age

How old is Jude Akuwudike? Jude is about 57 to 58 years old as of 2023. He was born between 1965 and 1964, in Nigeria but he grew up in London, United Kingdom. However, Jude’s date of birth and birthday are still under review.

Jude Akuwudike Height

How tall is Jude Akuwudike? Akuwudike stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.65 m). He also weighs approximately 70 kilograms. However, Jude’s other body measurements are still under review.

Jude Akuwudike Nationality | Ethnicity

Akuwuke holds Nigerian nationality and ethnicity. He was born in Nigeria but he grew up in London, United Kingdom.

Jude Akuwudike Family

Akuwudike was born to Nigerian parents who moved to London, England when Jude was in High School. His father worked as a businessman while his mother is a homemaker. However, Jude has a reputation for keeping his personal family background away from the public. Therefore, it is difficult to determine whether he has siblings or not.

Jude Akuwudike Wife

Is Jude Akuwudike Married? No, Jude is not yet married and seemingly single. However, his past relationships are not known. This is because he knows how to keep his personal dating life away from the public. We will update you once Jude decides to get into a relationship or get married

Jude Akuwudike The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid 2023 is a live-action film adaptation of Disney’s animation of the same name. The film will be released on May 26, 2023.

The storyline of the series follows King Triton’s daughter Ariel who is a beautiful and spirited Young Mermaid who has a thirst and passion to adventure out of their home in the sea. Her friends try to convince her to stop but she finds herself above the ocean visiting the handsome Prince with help from an evil sea witch known as Ursula. Jude plays Joshua’s role in the film.

Jude Akuwudike Net Worth

Akuwudike has an estimated net worth of around $4 million dollars. His primary source of income is his career as a Film, Theatre and Television actress.

Jude Akuwudike Movies

  • 1988 A World Apart
  • 1997 Richard II
  • 1998 The Ebb-Tide
  • 2000 A Likeness in Stone
  • 2005 Sahara
  • 2007 Jehovah’s Witness
  • 2010 The Tempest
  • 2015 Beasts of No Nation
  • 2020 Eyimofe Mofe
  • 2021 Benediction
  • 2023 The Little Mermaid

Jude Akuwudike TV Shows

  • 1990 Screenplay
  • 1992 Virtual Murder
  • 1993 Between the Lines
  • 1994 The Bill
  • 2007 Silent Witness
  • 2009 Moses Jones
  • 2009 The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency
  • 2009 Holby City
  • 2010 Law & Order: UK
  • 2012 Holby City
  • 2013 Doctors Thomas
  • 2015 Cucumber
  • 2016 Stan Lee’s Lucky Man
  • 2016 Undercover
  • 2016 Friday Night Dinner
  • 2017 Chewing Gum
  • 2017 Death in Paradise
  • 2017 The A Word
  • 2017-2018 Fortitude
  • 2018 Kiri Reverend
  • 2018-2020 In the Long Run Uncle Akie
  • 2019 Moving On
  • 2019 Plebs
  • 2020 Gangs of London Charlie Carter
  • 2020 On the Edge
  • 2022 The Crown