Chinedu is a comedian, actor, writer, best known for his stand up appearances on Television, internationally and around the United States. Most currently Chinedu can be seen on HBO starring in a short film The Big Chop alongside Simone Missick (Misty Knight, Luke Cage) and on the upcoming season of Coming to the Stage (HULU). He was last seen on comedy series The Mindy Project (FOX/HULU) and recently returned from a tour overseas performing for the US Troops stationed across the Middle East and a comedy tour of India. Born and raised in south Los Angeles with direct Nigerian roots, Chinedugot his start in comedy after a friend in college encouraged him to try stand up. Chinedu, always down for a 180 degree life change, told himself “Why not?” After a successful enough first show Chinedu became hooked; performing on every stage he could find at and around the University of California, Santa Barbara. After finishing school, Chinedu moved back to LA to pursue his entertainment dreams and as a result disappoint his mama.