Stephen Emeka Odimgbe popularly known as Flashboy is a fast rising Nollywood actor, model and a television personality. He is very handsome, gifted, skillful, creative and talented in acting and interpretation of movie roles. He knows how to interpret his role very well and can fit in any character given to him by movie directors and producers in Nigeria. He started acting during his secondary school days and participated in GLO produced television series “Professor Johnbull” where he played the role of Churchill sidekick.
He was born on 26th September 1989 in Ihiala, Anambra state in the south eastern part of Nigeria. He is currently 30 years old. He has been described as one of the most handsome actor in Nigeria. He hails from Ihiala, a small town in Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria, where he completed both his primary and secondary school education and obtained both his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate.
After completing his primary and secondary school education, Flashboy proceeded to Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka in Anambra state, Nigeria and obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre Arts. In 2015 Flashboy joined the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood and rose to fame in 2018 after his role as Flashboy in the Nollywood blockbuster movie “Big Mess” a movie that brought him to limelight and gave him the nickname “Flashboy” and also attracted him to movie directors and producers in Nigeria.
Flashboy in the cause of his acting career has starred in over 80 Nollywood movies. Some of the movies he has acted include Royal Battle, Princess Heart, Fulfilled Future, The Man That Stole My Heart, My First Lover, The Rich Mechanic, How Love React, The Crazy Thing About Love, God Forbid, The Princess Heart, Broken Calamity, Fearless King, Enemy of Royalty and many more. He is popularly known for starring in romantic movies and epic movies. He always plays the role of a Royal Prince, King, romantic boyfriend, romantic husband, and village hunter in several Nollywood epic movies, contemporary movies and glamour movies.
Flashboy is been described as one of fastest rising actor in Nigeria. He is very much single and hasn’t been married. Flashboy has starred in several blockbuster movies alongside with Regina Daniels, Ken Erics, Yul Edochie, Chizzy Alichi, Destiny Etiko, and a host of other top Nollywood celebrities. Flashboy in the cause of his acting career has been nominated for Best New actor in Nigeria and Most Promising Actor in Nigeria at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
Flashboy currently has an estimated net worth of $300,000 making him one of the richest and most influential actor in Nigeria. He is also very popular on social media with almost half a million followers on his official Instagram handle. Flashboy has been regarded as one of the most sought after actor in Nigeria. He is indeed an interesting character to watch out for in the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood.