Olu Jacobs Biography, Early Life, Age, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Olu Jacobs Biography
Olu Jacobs is a top Nigerian actor. He has starred in a good number of international movies and won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role in 2007.
We'd be seeing Olu Jacobs' biography, date of birth, age, early life, family, parents, spouse, children, education, businesses, movies, net worth, houses, cars, social media handles and everything else you'd love to know about him.
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Olu Jacobs Profile

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Full Name: Oludotun Jacobs
Other Names: Olu Jacobs
Date of birth: 11th July, 1942
Age: 77 years
Nationality: Nigeria
Education: Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Spouse: Joke Silva (married 1989)
Children: Olusoji Jacobs, Olugbenga Jacobs, Dayo Jacobs
Occupation: Actor
Net Worth: $10 million

Olu Jacobs Biography, Date Of Birth, Early Life, Family, Education, Career

Born on the 11th of July, 1942, Olu Jacobs spent his early childhood in Kano State, Nigeria. He attended the Holy Trinity School and was a very active member of the drama and debating societies.
He got inspired to try acting after attending one of the Hubert Ogunde's annual concert parties at the Colonial Hotel in Kano, and he later secured a VISA and then travelled to go and study acting in England.
He trained at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London and then started starring in various British TV shows and series in the 70s such as Till Death Us Do Part, The Goodies, Barlow at Large, Angels, The Venturers, 1990, The Professionals and The Tomorrow People.
He also played the role of President Mageeba in Michael Codron's presentation of Tom Stoppard's play Night and Day in the year 1978.

Olu Jacobs is married to fellow Nollywood actress, Joke Silva and they have children.

Is Olu Jacobs Dead?

The news of Olu Jacobs is trending on Twitter and the other social networking platforms. The popular gossip blog, Instablognaija has debunked the rumour. 
He's quite hale and hearty. 

Olu Jacobs Movies

Olu Jacobs has starred in over 100 movies, plays and TV series.
Some of them include:
• Murderous Angels: A Political Tragedy and Comedy in Black and White (play)
• Bar Beach Prelude and Transistor Radio
• Richard's Cork Leg
• A Kind of Marriage
• Black Mans Country
• Old Movies
• Julius Caesar
• Night and Day
• Dry
• Ashanti
• The Goodies
• The Dogs of War
• Till Death Us Do Part
• Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend
• Barlow at Large
• Pirates
• The Venturers
• Boomako
• Angels
• The Tomorrow People
• Rumpole of the Bailey
• The Professionals
• Play for Today
• Squadron President Gadin
• The Third Eye
• The Witches and the Grinnygog

Olu Jacobs Net Worth

Olu Jacobs is one of the biggest actors in Nigeria. He is estimated to be net worth $10 million.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Olu on:
Instagram @_OluJacobs

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