Uzee Usman is a popular Nigerian actor, movie maker and entrepreneur born on November 11, 1986.
Usman was born in Kaduna State but originally hails from Kwara State part of Nigeria.
He is also a muslim (Islam) by religion.
He also obtained two bachelors degrees in Political Science and English Language from the University of Abuja and University of Jos respectively. He also studied Special Effects in South Africa.
Uzee is a talented and versatile actor who acts in both Kannywood and Nollywood movies.
He is quite handsome with a good sense of fashion.
Uzee Usman started his career as a make-up artist in 2003 where he won the Best make-up artist at the 4th Africa Movie Academy Awards for his work in the film “London Boy”.
He delved into acting and film-making in 2013 and had produced over 20 movies.
He has starred in movies such as; Least expected, Oga Abuja, Maja, Red Dark Closet and so on on.
Aside acting, Uzee is also the host of the most talked about talk show in northern Nigeria “Taurarin Zamani”, a talk show which airs on Africa Magic Magic Hausa.
Usman has worked with top Nollywood actors such as Ivie Okujaye, Nonso Idiobi, Nkem Owoh and so on.
- Power of Tomorrow
- Dark Closet
- Oga Abuja
- Har da Mijina
- Hassana da Husanna
- Least Expected
Awards & Nominations
Uzee Usman has won numerous awards such as:
- Hausa Movie of the Year at the 2013 City People Entertainment Awards
- Best Film of the Year (Kannywood) at the 2014 City People Entertainment Awards
- Best Film Producer at the 20th African Hollywood Awards
- Young Entrepreneur of the Year at the 2016 National Heritage Award
He has also got nominations which include the Best Picture category at the 2014 Nigerian Entertainment Awards.
Social Media Profile
- Instagram: @uzee_usman
- Twitter: @uzeeusman