Yul Edochie is a Nigerian actor, named after popular Russian actor Yul Brynner. He is the son of talented Nigerian actor Pete Edochie. He was raised both in Lagos and Enugu. He is the last of 6 children. He attended University of Port Harcourt, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Dramatic Arts.
The actor took to his twitter page to reveal his intentions and posted a picture of the campaign poster with the caption: “My name is Yul Edochie and I’m running for Governor of Anambra state 2017. He however, did not disclose the political party he intends to use.
Another poster was posted by him and had this caption: “We need a new brand of Leaders who will put the masses first. The older ones have failed us for too long….They have come to THE LAST BUS STOP!!!”.