Nnamdi Asomugha Biography

(Actor, Producer, Former Football Cornerback)

Who is Nnamdi Asomugha married to?

Currently, Nnamdi Asomugha is in a happily married relationship with his wife, Kerry Washington. She is an American actress, voice artist, director, and producer. On June 24, 2013, the duo exchanged marital vows in Hailey, Idaho.

Together they are parents to two kids. Their first child daughter, Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha was born on April 21, 2014, while their second child son, Caleb Kelechi Asomugha was born on Oct 5, 2006. He keeps his children away from the limelight and media.

The couple met each for the first time about 10 years ago. Recently on Feb 27, 2022, they attended the ‘2022 Screen Actors Guild Awards.’

No info about his past relationships is available yet.

Relationship Facts of Nnamdi Asomugha

  • Nnamdi Asomugha is married to Kerry Washington {Compare Couple}.
  • Nnamdi Asomugha married on June 24, 2013.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 357 days 💑
  • He is father of One daughter and son.
  • Nnamdi Asomugha is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Nnamdi Asomugha?

Nnamdi Asomugha is a popular American producer, actor, and former Oakland Raiders, football cornerback.

He also played for the San Francisco 49ers and Philadelphia Eagles.

He ended his career with 407 tackles including 15 interceptions.

Nnamdi Asomugha- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Nnamdi Asomugha was born in Lafayette Louisana, the United States on July 6, 1981. Asomugha is 40 years old as of 2022 and holds an American nationality.

He maintains Nigerian Igbo ethnicity. According to the astrological chart, he has the birth zodiac sign of Cancer.

He was born to his parents Godfrey Asomugha and Lilian Asomugha. He has two siblings sister, Chisaraowku Asomugha, and a brother named, Chijoke Asomugha.

Moving towards his educational life, he went to Leuzinger High School based in Lawndale, California, and then joined Bishop Montogomery High School based in Torrance, California.

Later, he transferred to Narbonne High School based in Harbor City, California.

Lastly, he enrolled at the University of California, Berkeley, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.

Nnamdi Asomugha- Professional Life, Careers

Oakland Raiders drafted Nnamdi Asomugha in the first round (31st overall) of the 2003 NFL draft. Starting as a cornerback in 2005 he scored a new high in tackles with 60 tackles and passes with 14.

He was able to record his first two career interceptions during the game over Cleveland Browns in 2006. He ended the season by scoring 50 tackles with 48 solos, a sack, a forced fumble, one touchdown, and eight interceptions.

He was given the name of the team’s Most Valuable player and even got Oakland Raiders ‘Commitment to Excellence Award twice in 2007 and 2008.

He got selected for the Dr.Z Sports Illustrated 2006 All-Pro team and The Associated Press 2006 All-Pro Team.

In the 2007  and 2008 seasons, he was selected as the Raiders Team Captain. He completed the season with 1 interception, 1 forced fumble, 9 pass deflections, and 40 tackles.

Asomugha again signed the three-year contract with the Raiders being the highest-paid defensive back in NFL history.

He got in the selection for the 2010 Pro Bowl, including, The Sporting News 2009 All-Pro Team and The Associated Press 2009 All-Pro Team.

He signed a five-year 60 million USD contract and at least 25 million USD assured, deal with the Philadelphia Eagles on July 29, 2011.

He scored a total of 40 tackles, 3 interceptions, and 5 passes defended in 2011 and was given the name 2012 Pro Bowl alternate. He was released from the deal at the end of the 2012 season.

He made a one-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers under which he would get to earn a base salary of around 1.35 million USD to 1.65 USD million.

He got waived by the team on November 4, 2013. To retire as a Raider he signed a one-day contract on December 26, 2013. On December 27, 2013, he announced his retirement.

Acting Career

In 2008, Nnamdi debuted his acting career by appearing in the American television series, The Game.

He debuted in the on-screen feature movie by appearing in the American action thriller movie, ‘Fire with Fire’ alongside Bruce Willis, Josh Duhamel, and Rosario Dawson.

Alongside an actor, Adam J. Yeend he co-wrote, produced, and acted in the dramatic short movie, ‘Double Negative.’ His credits include, ‘Fire with Fire’ in 2012, ‘Beasts of No Nation’ in 2015, ‘Crown Heights’ in 2017, ‘Sylvie’s Love’ in 2020, ‘The Game’ in 2008, ‘Friday Night Lights’ in 2009, ‘Kroll Show’ in 2012, and so on.

Social Work and Honours

Asomugha is also a Chairman of the Asomugha Foundation, which functions two primary programs: Asomugha College Tour for Scholars (ACTS) and Orphans and Widows In Need (OWIN).

The annual ACTS program was launched by him in 2006.

He was given the name of Home Depot Neighborhood MVP 2007 for his community service works. He was awarded The President’s Volunteer Service Award in 2008.

Similarly, he got in a nomination for the Byron ‘Whizzer’ White Award for Oustanding Community Service in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009.

Jefferson Awards for Public Service named him to the ‘Dream Team for Public Service’ in 2009. He was assigned as the ambassador for United Way of the Bay Area UWBA, in 2010. Congressionally chartered National Conference on Citizenship awarded him the inaugural ‘Role Model of the Year’ Award in 2012.

Nnamdi Asomugha- Net worth, Salary

According to the Celebrity Net Worth, Nnamdi Asomugha has an estimated net worth of around 35 million USD as of 2022 owing to his year of a successful career.

But, the yearly salary and earnings of Asomugha are still under review.

Nnamdi Asomugha- Rumors, Controversy

This athlete, Nnamdi Asomugha has never been involved in rumors and controversies as he is able to maintain a clean profile.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Nnamdi Asomugha is 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs around 95 Kg. In addition, with a dark complexion, he has a couple of black eyes and hair of the same color as well.

Social Media

Nnamdi Asomugha is available on Instagram under the username, @asomughafndn which has around 5.7K followers while his Twitter account is enriched with a number of followers.

There is also an official Facebook page under his name, that has garnered a number of followers.

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