Welcome to the official website of Ugo Chukwu. I am an actor based in NYC. See below for my latest and upcoming projects!
August 8: Super excited to share that i've recently shot a commercial for Spectrum Mobile, directed by the amazing David Shaine! Keep your eyes peeled for it!
July 14-21: Had the pleasure to workshop "The Elephants" a new play by Mat Smart and directed by Logan Vaughn over at The Cape Cod Theater Project in Falmouth, MA.
June 26th - July 3rd: Spent some time with the lovely folks at The Dorset Theatre Festival workshopping a new play called "The Panelists" by Sofia Alvarez, the screenwriter of "All The Boys I've Loved Before" on Netflix and directed by Jade King Carroll.
May 17-May 28: "Lunch Bunch" by Sarah Einspanier made its return from Clubbed Thumb's Winterworks to its annual Summerworks Festival. It was a completely sold out run and received a Critic's pick with the New York Times. Photo by Elke Young.
March 13-April 27: Appeared in the extended, critically acclaimed "Do You Feel Anger" at The Vineyard Theater. Written by Mara Nelson-Greenberg, directed Margot Bordelon, and featuring Justin Long (pictured here!) Catch our Vulture review HERE. Photo by Carol Rosegg.
The critically acclaimed show "What To Send Up When It Goes Down received a 2019 Drama Desk nomination! Congrats to The Movement Theatre Company for putting this powerful piece up and to Aleshea Harris for writing it as well as Whitney White for directing. And kudos to this amazing cast (pictured here). It was an honor to be a part of this project.