Famous Nigerian actress Rita Edochie was born and raised at Onitsha, Anambra State in the South Eastern Part of Nigeria. Her uncle Mr. Okaka brought her up. Not only is she an actress but also a television personality.
Rita Edochie had both her basic and secondary education at Onitsha Anambra State where she was brought up. After that she proceeded to have her bachelors Degree in Mass Communication in the year 1990.
She then had the opportunity to work in a radio station as a presenter right after her university education.
Due to her hardworking and roles played in movie industry, she has won a couple of awards in the Nollywood industry including Best Actress in Supporting role at the African Movies Academy, Best Actress in a Leading role at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice.
Rita Edochie is married to Tony Edochie the younger brother of veteran actor, Peter Edochie and is blessed with four children not forgetting her grandchildren. Their family is endowed with acting and has a couple of actors and actress.