Clarence Peters Biography; Age, Height, Career, Family, Net Worth– Clarence Abiodun Peters or simply Clarence Peters is a Nigerian Music Video Director, Filmmaker and Cinematographer. He was born on 20 December 1983.
Clarence Peters Biography, Life and Education
Peters is the son of Clarion Chukwura, an actress from Anambra State, Nigeria and musician Sir Shina Peters. His mother revealed in an interview posted on Daily Times of Nigeria, that she had considered having an abortion while she was carrying him but had changed her mind because she thought Peters was the reincarnation of her father, who she had lost when she was 11 years old.
Peters played football as a kid. Prior to attending Government College Ikorodu, he attended Beehive Primary School. He spent three years working at Alpha Visions after completing his secondary education. At City Varsity, a film school in Cape Town, South Africa, he pursued a Cinematography degree.
Peters joined together with a group of filmmakers when he returned to Nigeria to form the Alliance Film Company, which is now known as the Allied Film Company. Peters spent a year working for the company before launching his own production company.
Peters has mentioned Hype Williams, Sesan, Aje, AK 1, DJ Tee, Akin Alabi, Wudi Awa, HG2films, Director dove Kemi Adetiba, and Steven Spielberg as influencers
Clarence Peters: Profile Summary
Full Name: Clarence Abiodun Peters
Date of Birth: 20 December 1983
Place of Birth: Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Alma Mater: Government College, Ikorodu, Lagos State and City Varsity, Cape Town, South Africa
Profession: Music Video Director, Filmmaker, and Cinematographer
Active Years: 1998-present
Height: 5feet 7inches (170cm) Approx.
Weight: 115 lbs. (60kg)
Father’s Name: Sir Shina Peters (Musician)
Mother’s Name: Clarion Chukwura (Actress)
Relatives: Victoria Asake Peters, Emmanuel Adakun Peters (grandparents)
Marital Status: Single
Net Worth: $2.5 Million
Clarence Peters’ Career
Clarence Peters is the founder and CEO of the production business Capital Dream Pictures, which specializes in the fields of the performing arts, film, and video. Chidinma, Tha Suspect, and Illbliss are all signed to Capital Hill Records, a record label which was founded and is run by him. On Channel O’s list of the Top 10 Most Visionary Music Video Directors, he came in at number two.
Peters took part in a Mobil-sponsored music video for an AIDS documentary in 1998. He oversaw the direction of 40 episodes of Everyday People.
Darey, Durella, and Wizkid are just a few of the recording artists that Peters has helmed music videos for across a variety of genres and decades. In 2012, he recorded the music video for the song that would become Shuga‘s theme song. The song was recorded by Boneye from P-Unit, Banky W., Wizkid, and L-Tido. Peters has also directed a sizable number of TV commercials, shorts films, TV features and documentaries. Absolut Vodka recognized him for his originality in April 2014.
Peters revealed intentions to screen his 25-minute horror movie Hex in September 2015. On September 28, 2015, the first official trailer was made available.