Alexx Ekubo who was the first runner up at the 2010 Mr Nigeria contest is a Nigerian Actor and Model.
Alex’s film debut was a minor role in Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen’s “Sinners in the House”. His first major role was in Ladies Men several years later.
He has ever since appeared in over 20 movies. Yeyepikin presents to you 5 Best Stellar Roles of Alexx Ekubo in Movies. Enjoy.
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5. TRUE CITIZENS
Produced by Elvis chuks. True Citizens is a 2012 Nigerian film which reflects the spirit of the youth and how they are able to discover their talent and make it through with hard work rather than indulging in illegal business. The movie stars Alex Usifo, Uti Nwachukwu, Alex Ekubo who played the role of Kola, a basketballer, Bryan Okwara, Clareth Onukogu, Kenneth Okolie among others.
4. IN THE CUPBOARD
In the cupboard was produced and directed by Desmond Eliot. The movie tells the story of Siblings that return to the family home in Nigeria from different parts of the world to support their mother after their father’s death.
Several events unfold which threatens the family and was discovered that Tega, played by Alex Ekubo was not the biological son of the late father. The movie featured; Ini Edo, Uti Nwachukwu, Alex Ekubo, Abiola Segun Williams, Morris K Sesay, Tess Abubakar Among others.
Alex’s role as Tega in this movie won him Most Promising Act(Male) at the 2012 Best of Nollywood award.
Alex Ekubo made his Yoruba movie debut in this 2015 drama. Produced by Actress Tope Oshoba and directed by Wale Ilebiyi.
Alex played Richard, a medical doctor married to Tope Oshoba(Ife) a jealous wife, whose obsession and insecurity knows no bounds. And won’t stand the sight of any lady besides her husband.
2. WEEKEND GETAWAY
Alex Ekubo played the role of a Jigolo to Monalisa Chinda whom she took on a business meeting to la Meridien Ibom Hotel and Golf resort on a weekend gataway. The star studded romantic drama was directed by Desmond Elliot and stars Genevieve Nnaji, Uti Nwachukwu, Ini Edo and Ramsey Nouah, Alex Ekubo among others. Weekend gateway film received 11 nominations and eventually won 4 awards at the 2013 Nollywood & African Film Critics Awards (NAFCA). It also received 2 nominations at the 2013 Best of Nollywood Awards with Alex Ekubo eventually winning the award for Best Actor in a supporting role.
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Champagne is a 2014 Nigerian romantic thriller film, produced and directed by Emem Isong which happened to be Emen Isong directorial debut. Alex played Tare Hopewell who’s in an open marriage with Rosemary Zimu (Champagne). The couple whose habit of dating unsuspecting people for money and perks, takes an unexpected and decidedly dangerous turn when they meet Mr. Douglas played by Majid Michel.