BY KAYODE BADMUS
As cinema lovers and Nollywood fans anticipate Genevieve Nnaji’s upcoming movie, Road to Yesterday, NET is placing a focus on Oris Erheuro, the lead male act who plays Izu, Genevieve’s husband in the movie.
Born on October 23, 1968, Oris Erheuro is a Nigerian-born British actor widely acclaimed for his role in The Simbad Adventures. He was born in London to parents of Urhobo origin but grew up in Lagos.
The actor who has also starred in movies like The Bill, Highlander: Endgame, Black Mask 2, Sometimes in April, Chicago Pulaski Jones and many others is also a runway model highly acclaimed for being one of the most photographed international fashion runway and print model of his time era. He studied Theater and Film at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.
He has modeled for Armani, Ferre, Dior and Versace. He recently featured in The Cursed Ones, an international production set for release on November 6, 2015 in the UK alongside Jimmy Jean-Louis and Ama K. Abebrese.