Tobe Nwigwe - Biography

Last Modified: Mar 23, 2023

Tobe Nwigwe
Profession: Actor, Musician
Best Known For: Mo (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : March 8, 1987 (age 36)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Tobechukwu Dubem Nwigwe
Birth Place: Alief, Houston, Texas, USA
Horoscope: Pisces
Father's Name: Cyril Nwigwe
Mother's Name: Victoria Nwigwe
Siblings: 2

Joel Nwigwe (brother)
Nell Nwigwe (sister)

High School: Alief Elsik High School
University: University of North Texas
Ethnicity: Nigerian
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: December 16, 2017
Wife's Name: Martica "Fat" Nwigwe
Children: 4

Ivory &ldquo
Baby Fat&rdquo
Nwigwe (daughter)
Sage Isioma Nwigwe (daughter)
Chukwueze Okwudunaogbo Nwigwe (son)

Body Measurements

Height: N/A
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
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Who is Tobe Nwigwe?

Tobe Nwigwe is a rapper, singer, and actor by profession, and American by nationality. He is well known for his work in the TV series Mo and the film Transformers: Rise of the Beasts.

Tobe Nwigwe, Martica "Fat" Nwigwe (Image: Vibe)

Tobe Nwigwe – Age, Parents, Siblings

Tobe Nwigwe was born on March 8, 1987, in Alief, Houston, Texas, USA. His full name is Tobechukwu Dubem Nwigwe, his mother’s name is Victoria Nwigwe and his father’s name is Cyril Nwigwe. Her parents raised her alongside her two siblings- brother Joel Nwigwe and sister Nell Nwigwe.

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Tobe Nwigwe attended Alief Elsik High School where he also played football. He went on to attend the University of North Texas where he played college football.

His ethnicity is Nigerian- the Igbo ethnic group.

Tobe Nwigwe – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

Tobe Nwigwe married his girlfriend Martica "Fat" on December 16, 2017. His wife is also a rapper and they often work together. The couple share three children together- daughters Ivory “Baby Fat” Nwigwe (born June 2019), Sage Isioma Nwigwe (born April 2020), and son Chukwueze Okwudunaogbo Nwigwe (born August 2021). The couple is expecting their fourth child in the early months of 2023.

Also, there are no rumors of divorce surrounding the pair.

Tobe Nwigwe, Martica "Fat" Nwigwe with their children (Image: Instagram- posted April 2022)

Tobe Nwigwe – Career

Early Days

While in college, Nwigwe was being considered for the draft by the NFL. But a tear in his Lisfranc ligament caused him to leave his career as an athlete.

He went on to establish the nonprofit TeamGINI, the name derived from Gini Bu Nkpa Gi? In the Igbo language and translates to “What’s your trouble?” The establishment helps families by helping them in gaining financial literacy and independence and also providing gifts to needy families.


Tobe Nwigwe eventually began his career in music after encouragement from the motivational speaker Eric Thomas. His discography includes - Tobe From The Swat (2017), The Originals (2018), More Originals (2018), Three Originals (2019), Fouriginals (2019), Tobe From The Swat / The Live Experience (2019), Cincoriginals (2020), The Pandemic Project (2020), At the Crib Arrangements (2021), The Monumental Live Recording (2022), and moMINTs (2022), etc.

Films, Series

As an actor, Tobe Nwigwe has appeared in the TV series Forward: The Future of Black Music (2021), Mo (2022), and voiced Reek in the 2023 film Transformers: Rise of the Beasts.

Tobe Nwigwe in Mo (Image: Freshered)


On the set of Transformers: Rise of the Beasts, Tobe Nwigwe has worked alongside Domenic Di Rosa, John DiMaggio, Dominique Fishback, Cristo Fernández, and David Sobolov.

Tobe Nwigwe – Net Worth, Salary

The figure on the net worth and annual salary of Tobe Nwigwe is under review.

Tobe Nwigwe – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

Nwigwe is active on social media handles such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook with thousands of followers. He also has a YouTube channel for his music.

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