Chinedu Ikedieze, a graduate of Mass Communication from the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) was born on the 12 December 1977. He hails from Iluoma Nzeakoli in Bende Local Government Area of Abia State, Nigeria.
Being a member of the Art and Dramatic Society during his Secondary education, Chinedu Ikedieze developed the interest in becoming an actor in the Nollywood Industry. In 1998, he got a first role in the movie titled Evil Men. He had a major break in the year 2000 in the movie titled The Last Burial and has since been seen in most movies playing alongside Osita Iheme such as in the movie, Aki na Ukwa, which brought him to limelight. They are both fondly called Aki and Paw Paw, Chinedu and Osita respectively.
In 2007 Ikedieze received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the AMMA Awards.