Dr Nell’s Biography


Dr Nell (the Witch Doctor) was born on January 15th 1988 in Jos plateau state Nigeria.
He’s real names are Emmanuel Asiegbu Chukwuka Nelson. He’s from Anambra state (Ezira to be precise).

Dr Nell started his career in his secondary school days as a musician until he discovered his passion for motion pictures and filmmaking. He’s passion for film started from his church (Dominion city) as a camera man and projector operator.

Moving to Lagos state, he became a protégé to a renowned video director named Big Sal who mentored him through cinematography and editing and added more to his knowledge. He’s first video was shot in 2008 for an artiste named Geevee and many more followed.

He later became an editor for top directors like Adasa Cookey, Mex, mattmax and a few more.
He shot his first movie in 2017 titled “One night stand” which featured Juliet Ibrahim and Bryan Okwara as the main actors.

Dr Nell has been noted for directing high-budget, visually distinctive videos for popular artists and Dj’s, including: Dj jimmy Jatt, 9ice, Phyno, Mr Real, Ruggedman, Geevee, Oritse Femi, Slikish and featured artiste like Zlatan, Femi Kuti, Ceeza Milli, Solid Star, Dj Neptune, Selebobo etc. His work has been nominated and awarded globally.
Dr Nell has directed commercials for Young shall grow motors, Cruise events and many notable companies nationwide.

As a film director, Dr Nell made his directorial debut in 2015 when he shot a video for Dj Bobby of Soundcity tv ft Sym 19.
He still remains one of the notable video director in Nigeria till date.

He’s being managed by Sydney who is the CEO of Kashflow entertainment.
For more information and social media follow ups, contact him through,

Phone number: +234706 443 0865
Instagram: @drnell_pixel
Twitter: @drnell01
Email: drnell9@gmail.com

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