Udo Ebulu was born in Silver Spring, Maryland. He graduated from Morgan State University with a bachelor’s of science degree in accounting and a master's degree in business administration. While in school, Udo took acting, filmmaking, and storytelling classes while also performing in fashion shows and open mic stand-up comedy competitions. He worked as a production clerk at PBS and as a production assistant for the documentary "Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE)" for Tim Reid Productions and the music videos "Love Reunion" and "Rose Gold" both by Raheem DeVaughn. Some of his films produced include: Summer Colada and Something Special.