Nigerian actress Judy Austin may have been relatively unknown to the national mainstream audience, but on the 27th of April, she became a national hot topic, dominating discussions all over social media when veteran actor Yul Edochie, son of the legendary Pete Edochie recently unveiled Judy as his second wife as well as their newborn son.
Following the mass attention generated online as well as the queries on the background of the subject of Nigeria’s new trending topic, Judy Austin, Burbles Media shines the spotlight on the Nollywood actress and her journey from aspiring musician and model to the Edochie clan.
Online media sources report that Judy Austin, initially sought to pursue music and modeling as her primary career path. Same sources also reveal that her friend, Sylvester Madu directed her toward Nollywood.
Judy Austin began her career in Nollywood in 2013 as an actress. Later, she eventually would try out filmmaking, a path that will lead her to meet Yul Edochie. Judy would go on to describe working with him on Native Girl as her most memorable moment as an actress.
Judy has also tried her hands on brand promotion.
Little is known about her early upbringing, family life or parents and siblings, however, the recent revelations by Yul Edochie show to the public that she is the second wife to the legacy Nollywood act and the mother of his fourth son and fifth child.
Judy has come out to state her dislike for romantic movies as well as her stance on marriage, where she insists that she doesn’t consider nuptials as an achievement.
Notable movies which Judy Austin has starred in include the following; Native Girl, Fear The Street Girl I love, Where I belong, Trouble Comes to Town, and Secret of The Riches.