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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 10 March 1988Nigeria
Nickname Manny
Height 6' (1.83 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Emmanuel Akintunde was born on March 10, 1988 in Nigeria. He is an actor, known for Edge of Tomorrow (2014), World War Z (2013) and Amy (2009).

Trivia (9)

Emmanuel was the drummer in Ayumi Hamasaki's promo videos, "Microphone" and "Sexy Little Things" broadcast in Japan; Directed by Muto Masashi.
Trained at the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts.
Speaks, Mandarin Chinese, German and Yoruba.
Has been a session drummer for over 10 years and has played at renowned venues including the Mermaid Theatre and Royal Festival Hall in London.
Runs a drum tuition company, GF Drums, aimed at markets including the entertainment industry.
Trained at NYCDA under Pete Matalliano, who was also Matthew Morrison's acting coach on 'Glee' aired on FOX.
Graduated in 2011 with a degree in International Business & Marketing.
Emmanuel was selected as a Powerlist Future Leader 2011/12! Official reception took place at City Hall with Mayor of London Boris Johnson in September 2011.
Emmanuel won the GAB (Gathering of Africa's Best Award) Award in Oct 2011 for his contributions to the promotion of the positive image of Africa and Africans around the world through Entertainment. Awards ceremony took place at London Hilton Paddington with distinguished guests from around Africa, including Mr Richard Taylor OBE and Actress Ellen Thomas.

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