|Alma mater||University of Calabar|
|Years active||2005 - present|
Early life and education
Nwigwe was raised in Ngor Okpala in Imo State, along with two sisters and a brother, by retired public servants. He graduated from the University of Calabar in Nigeria with a degree in Economics. He speaks both Igbo and English.
While in university, Nwigwe began his career as a runway and print model before transitioning to acting. He made his professional film debut in the 2004 film Wheel of Change (directed by Jeta Amata). He now travels between Los Angeles and Nigeria to work.
In 2015, he was cast in the lead role of a gay pastor in the short film Hell or High Water (directed by AMVCA winner Asurf Oluseyi), for which he openly expressed his commitment to working on "socially relevant film(s)".
In 2017, News of Africa named him #1 in the 12 Sexiest Nollywood Actors of that year.
|2005||Wheel of Change||Tony|
|2006||Games Men Play||Attorney|
|The Amazing Grace||Etukudo, Associate Producer|
|2011||Black Gold||Tamuno, Co-Producer|
|Black November||Tamuno Alaibe, Associate Producer|
|Love Struck||Actor||TV Movie|
|2016||Put a Ring on It||Robert|
|Hell or High Water||Actor||Short Film|
|When Love Happens Again||Enyinna|
|Dinner||Adetunde George Jnr.|
|The Wedding Party||Nonso Onwuka|
|2017||Hire A Man||Jeff|
|The Wedding Party 2||Nonso|
|2008||Mary Slessor||Prince, Producer|
Awards and nominations
- "I Don't Want To Be Another Actor – Enyinna Nwigwe". Top Celebrities Magazine. 2015-04-01. Retrieved 2017-07-05.
- "Biography/Profile/History Of Nollywood actor Enyinna Nwigwe – Daily Media Nigeria". dailymedia.com.ng. Retrieved 2017-07-04.
- Izuzu, Chidumga. "Enyinna Nwigwe: 10 things you didn"t know about "Black November" actor". Retrieved 2017-07-04.
- "Enyinna Nwigwe – Runway model to award-winning actor". Retrieved 2017-07-04.
- AsuquoE (2014-12-23). "Meet Enyinna Nwigwe - The talented and good-looking Nigerian born Nollywood Actor and Producer on an impressive climb to stardom". TalkMedia Africa. Retrieved 2017-07-05.
- Izuzu, Chidumga. "Enyinna Nwigwe: Here"s everything you need to know about actor"s "unusual" character in "Suru L" ere"". Retrieved 2017-07-04.
- Offiong, Adie Vanessa (March 4, 2017). "I want to win an Oscar –Enyinna Nwigwe". Daily Trust. Retrieved July 4, 2017.
- "Enyinna Nwigwe talks shooting gay scene with actor Daniel K Daniel - Nigerian Entertainment Today - Nigeria's Top Website for News, Gossip, Comedy, Videos, Blogs, Events, Weddings, Nollywood, Celebs, Scoop and Games". Nigerian Entertainment Today - Nigeria's Top Website for News, Gossip, Comedy, Videos, Blogs, Events, Weddings, Nollywood, Celebs, Scoop and Games. 2016-06-13. Retrieved 2017-07-04.
- "Enyinna Nwigwe, Daniel K. Daniel, and others give rousing performances in gay-themed movie, Hell or High Water » YNaija". YNaija. 2017-03-31. Retrieved 2017-07-05.
- "Meet The 12 Sexiest Nollywood Actors in 2017 (Photos)". News of Africa - Online Entertainment - Gossip - Celebrity Newspaper - Breaking News. 2017-03-22. Retrieved 2017-07-04.
- "Enyinna Nwigwe". IMDb. Retrieved 2017-07-04.
- Editor, The (2015-07-02). "Oprah Winfrey, Vivica Fox, RMD, AY & Others make Nollywood & African Film Critics' Awards (NAFCA) Nominees List". Nollywood Observer. Retrieved 2017-07-04.
- Izuzu, Chidumga. "City People Entertainment Awards 2016: "Suru L"ere," "Tinsel," Adeniyi Johnson, Mide Martins among nominees". Retrieved 2017-07-04.