'The Good Doctor' Star Chuku Modu Wiki: Age, Parents, Height & Surprising Facts
English television actor Chuku Modu has made his name in the entertainment industry through his work in various television and film roles. He started small with brief roles and through hard work, he has been successful to land a lead role in a series which has heightened his fame in the industry.
The English national is best known appearing in season 6 of the hit HBO series Game of Thrones where he played the recurring character of Aggo. He has also appeared in several movies and series including The Good Doctor (2017), Snatch (2017), Me Before You (2016), and Open All Night (2016).
The Good Doctor: Chuku Modu starring as Doctor Kalu on the series (Published on 26 September 2018)
Prior to acting, he has worked as a writer as well and helped to co-write the short film Heavy Weight (2016)
Here are some fascinating wiki facts that include his parents, education, career, and other surprising facts.
1. Chuku Modu's Wiki; Parents, Education, Height
Chuku Modu aka Chukuma Modu was born on 19 June 1990 in Hammersmith, West London to parents of diverse biological roots. His father is of Nigerian/German descent, and his mother is of Irish-English origin so he belongs to a mixed ethnicity.
Chuku, who stands at the towering height of 1.93 meters (6 feet 4 inches), has a sister named Jazz Modu and he shares a special bond with her. In October 2016, he took Instagram to wish on one of his best friends and beautiful sister's birthday.
He learned acting from the Richmond Drama School at the Southwestern Borough of Greater London.
2. He Had Interest On Sports And Arts At Early Age
Since an early age, he was a fan of the wide range of sports, but he found his specialty in boxing. He used to train as a boxer at the age of 12.
Moreover, he was fond of arts and regularly used to go to the theater as often as he could. He learned the arts from The Globe Theatre in London, which was the reconstruction of William Shakespeare’s theatre.
3. He Made On-screen Debut At Age 26
Chuku made his first on-screen appearance at the age of 26 from the British-American romantic drama film, Me Before You in 2016.
In the same year, he was cast on the recurring role as Aggo on the sixth season of HBO's fantasy drama television series, Game of Thrones. He has performed in several episodes of crime comedy-drama web series, Snatch in 2017.
Chuku performed in a lead role as Dr. Jared Kalu in The Good Doctor series on ABC network since its first episode. He appears as a surgical resident at San Jose St. Bonaventure, who is eager to be at the top of his game. The series is the remake of the 2013 award-winning South Korean series of the same name.
Goodbyes: Chuku Modu thanks and bids goodbye to The Good Doctor family (Photo: Chuku Modu's Instagram | 25 September 2018)
But in September of 2018 Chuku bidded goodbye to The Good Doctor fam because of the series’ storyline. His character broke up with on-screen girlfriend Claire and got a job in Colorado, leaving the San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital behind.
4.Chuku Modu's Possible Wife-Like Partner Since 2014
Chuku, aged 28, is yet to get married but his alleged romance with a charming lady often gets a significant place on his social site. He has been sharing the glimpse of his bond with the lady, named Coral Alice Natale since 2014.
Coral is the co-founder of WE ARE CANDID, a London based fashion consultancy that partners with independent fashion brands.
Possible girlfriend: Chuku poses with Coral at Venice, Italy in 2015 (Photo: Chuku Modu's Instagram)
Chuku and Coral even celebrated the New Year 2018 along with their friends in January 2018. He shared an Instagram video of their romantic visit to the exotic site. After the video, he hasn't updated any post with her on his Instagram and the relationship between the two lovers has been kept lowkey.
It looks like Chuku has got the wife-like partner to hold his hand and they are probably getting married soon.