Tony Umez was born on 23rd August 1964 in Ogidi, Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. The prominent actor who is currently 53 years old is the son of a Nigeria man who hails from Ogidi in Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria while his mother on the other hand is from Cross River State.
Today, Tony Umez is labelled among the most respected actor and he is widely elevated for his ability to interpretation of movie roles. He is that one actor that doesn't reject any movie role except if the role is not conventional to our culture and ways of life . He is a God fearing christian because he was brought up in a strict christian family and he is making sure his children are brought up in that same atmosphere without any external pressure to lure them astray.