Bio: Clarence Peters

Uncle LooN April 7, 2014 1

Clarence-PetersIf you watch most Nigerian music videos, then you should have come across the name Clarence Peters. He  is known to be one of the best and very popular producer of the music videos in Africa.

Clarence Peters is the son of popular Nollywood actress Clarion Chkwura and the popular Afrojuju singer, Shina Peters. Clarion Chkwura gave birth to Clarence Peters when she was 17 through a romance between her and Shina Peters.

Clarence Peters is the CEO of the multimedia content creation company, Capital Dreams Pictures and a record label, CAPital Hill. He is also a film maker. .

Clarence Peters is one of the most sought after directors in the industry at the moment. He has done some amazing videos for most of Nigerian music artistes. He has won the “Director of the year” award at the Nigerian Music Video Awards 2008 and the” Best Music Video” award at the Hip Hop world Awards 2010 for Finest and a host of others.

He specializes in motion pictures of all formats from HD (High Definition)/SD (Standard Definition) to 16mm/Super 16mm/ 35mm formats.

Clarence attended Government College, Ikorodu and Camp David Academy Secondary School, Ogba. As a kid, Clarence worked as an actor with Owner of SoundCity, Tajudeen Adepetu for two years. He starting directing at just 18 years of age when he directed 40 episodes of the TV series “Everyday People“. He later moved to South Africa where he attended the City-Varsity Summon Television Academy in Cape Town and gained a degree in Directing and Cinematography. He returned to Nigeria to direct his first music video, Fuji by Darey. He founded CAPital Hill record label with his secondary school mate and friend, Tha Suspect who is also an artiste under the label.

Clarence Peters and his mum, Clarion Chukwura

Clarence Peters and his mum, Clarion Chukwura

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  1. Walter.O October 14, 2014 at 6:34 am - Reply

    Looking up to being like Clarence Peters some day….

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