Gideon Eche-Okeke is mostly known for his great talent in popular African MNET drama Tinsel where he plays the role of Philip Ade-Williams. He was born on July 23rd to Mr and Mrs. Okeke as the only child and hails from Abagana, Anambra State. The popular actor graduated from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka with a degree in Applied Biochemistry.
Gideon have been nominated for awards such as Best Actor In a Drama Series, NEA Awards 2010 and Actor of The Year’ at The FUTURE awards 2009 and finally won Best Actor In a TV Series at NEA Awards.
His childhood wasn’t that of a silver spoon, as he grew up in Ajegunle Lagos state, one of the ghetto areas in that state. Following his determination, he was among the thousands that applied for the Big Brother Nigeria during his final project in school, and with great effort he was selected among the 12 housemates.