Blossom Chukwujekwu’s critically acclaimed performances has helped cement his place as one of Nollywood’s foremost leading men. His break out movie Flower Girl premiered to critical and commercial success in Nigeria, Ghana, the United Kingdom and film festivals in the USA and Canada. In Flower Girl, Chukwujekwu played a charming and debonair action film star, who unwittingly finds loves in the most unexpected place.
His next feature film; Finding Mercy was the closing film of the African International Film Festival (AFRIFF 2013). Blossom’s performance in Knocking On Heaven’s Door which was released in 2014, earned him the 2015 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Best Supporting Actor Award. In Knocking On Heaven’s Door. In 2015, Blossom’s performances in two films; Falling and Stolen Lives resulted in two Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards 2016 nominations as the Best Actor In A Drama and Best Supporting Actor respectively.
His performance as Chuks in the hilarious comedy Ghana Must Go, earned him an Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice 2017 Best Actor In A Comedy nomination. Up next was Okafor’s Law released in 2017. The romantic comedy saw Blossom take on the lead role of Terminator, a recalcitrant playboy whose dishonourable ways with women lands him in a dire situation. Okafor’s Law closed the year as the fifth highest grossing Nollywood film of 2017.
His film credits also include; The Big Fat Lie (2018), New Money (March 2018), Black Rose (2018) Catcher (2017), Potato Pothato (2017), The Visit (2015) and Gbomo Gbomo Express (2015).
Blossom is able to effortlessly stride between the big and small screens and on Television, he currently appears as Malik Mustapha in Ebony Life TV’s Legal procedural show – Castle & Castle. Blossom also stars in Shirley Frimpong’s Shampaign where he plays Francis Peters – the very ambitious campaign manager to Ghana’s first female presidential aspirant. Blossom also helmed the lead role of Kelechi Pepple in Nigeria’s first indigenous Telenovella; Taste Of Love (2015).
Blossom is a celebrated actor with award nominations and wins across the continent’s award platforms like the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards, Best Of Nollywood Awards, Golden Movies Awards, Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards and Nollywood Movie Awards.
Blossom is married, an avid video gamer and a long-suffering Arsenal FC supporter.