Osita Iheme
Osita Iheme

Osita Iheme (Pawpaw): Biography, Wife, Children, Movies, Awards, Cars and More

Who is Osita Iheme?

Osita Iheme popularly known as Pawpaw is a Nigerian comic actor. He is from Mbaitoli, Imo state in Nigeria.

Pawpaw was born on the 20th of February 1982 and he is currently 40 years old (in 2022).

The ‘king of meme’, Osita though from Imo state grew up in Abia state where he pursued his acting career in 1998.

He was born into a family of five. His Parents are Mr Herbert Iheme and Mrs Augustina Iheme. Pawpaw is adjudged to be the most popular actor in Nigeria.

All his other siblings are taller than him so also are his parents.

Osita Iheme wife

Presently, he is still single and not engaged to anyone that has been made public. The actor has been keeping his private life from prying eyes.

Osita Iheme children

Since pawpaw is not yet married so he is yet to have a child or children.

Osita Iheme cars

Pawpaw is known to be a lover of luxurious cars and he has got good numbers of them which include Land rover LR3, Honda NXS, Toyota Harrier, Honda Sport cars, among others.

Osita Iheme’s awards

Pawpaw who has been considered one of the most popular actors has received awards both locally and internationally. In 2007 he was given the lifetime Achievement award by AMAA (African movie Academy Awards). To recognize him for his immense contribution in the comedy genres of the film industry, he was awarded by then President of Nigeria, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan the MFR (The Nigerian National Honor of Member Of The Order Of the Federal Republic)

Osita Iheme Career

Pawpaw was mostly typecast as a child in most of his movies when he started out. But that jinx got broken when he featured with his famous partner Chinedu Ikediezie in the award winning comedy movie Aki na Ukwa.

After this, the two evolved in their career and became multifaceted actors till date.

Osita Iheme movies

Osita Iheme has featured in a lot of movies over the years.

Some of the movies are:

  • Aki na Ukwa (2003)
  • Aka Gum (2002)
  • Johnny Just Come (2003)
  • Nwa teacher (2003)
  • 2 Rats (2003)
  • Mr Ibu (2004)
  • My Business (2005)
  • Brain Box (2006)
  • Double Mama (2015)

Osita Iheme’s social media handles

Instagram: Ositaiheme MFR (OSITAiheme)

Twitter: @ositaihemeMFR

Facebook: @ositaiheme


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