June 19, 1990
|Alma mater||Richmond Drama School|
Chuku Modu was born to a German-Nigerian father and an Anglo-Irish mother in Hammersmith, West London. He initially had an interest in sports, particularly boxing, and trained at the age of twelve. He would also visit the theater and become cultured with the performances. In 2012, Modu attended the Richmond Drama School and has since begun his acting career.
Modu made his debut as a minor background character in Me Before You before making a recurring appearance on the HBO series Game of Thrones as Aggo. He joined the main cast of The Good Doctor as Dr. Jared Kalu, but did not return for when the series was renewed for a second season. He has a role in the 2019 Marvel Studios film Captain Marvel.
|2016||Game of Thrones||Aggo||3 episodes|
|2017||Snatch||Flying Squad Leader||3 episodes|
|2017-2018||The Good Doctor||Dr. Jared Kalu||Main cast (Season 1)|
|2014||The Dawn||Apprentice||Short film|
|2014||The Last Days of Margaret Thatcher||Short film|
|2014||Loft No.5||Paul||Short film|
|2015||Stages||Jake Norland||Short film|
|2016||Me Before You||Mauritian Waiter|
|2016||Heavy Weight||Paris||Short film|
|2016||Open All Night||Rick|
|TBA||Freedoms Name Is Mighty Sweet||Charles Hunter||Also writer and executive producer|
- "Dr. Jared Kalu Played by Chuku Modu". ABC Go. Retrieved January 13, 2019.
- Berman, Nat (June 27, 2018). "10 Things You Didn't Know about Chuku Modu". TV Overmind. Retrieved January 13, 2019.
- Andreeva, Nellie (April 2, 2018). "'The Good Doctor': Will Yun Lee, Fiona Gubelmann, Christina Chang & Paige Spara Promoted To Series Regulars, Chuku Modu Not Returning For Season 2". Deadline. Retrieved January 13, 2019.
- Cranswick, Amie (July 18, 2018). "The Good Doctor's Chuku Modu has a role in Captain Marvel". Flickering Myth. Retrieved January 13, 2019.