Theodros Teshome Kebede, sometimes spelt as "Tewodros Teshome, was born on January 7, 1970 in Jimma, Ethiopia.
He produces, directs, writes and often acts in his own films. Theodros tends to produce films that deal with social issues such as HIV, immigration, violence against women, etc. To date he holds the two highest grossing Ethiopian films of all time, Abay vs. Vegas and Kezkaza Welafegn.
Theodros is the owner of Teddy Studios and Sebastopol Entertainment PLC with the Sebastopol Cinemas in Addis Ababa, as well as additional movie theaters in Awassa, Mekele, Jimma and Ambo.