Hanks Anuku Biography, Early Life, Age, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Hanks Anuku Biography
Hanks Anuku is a Nigerian-Ghanaian actor, who became popular for his role in the 2001 movie, 'Broad Daylight'.
He is often dubbed as Nollywood’s ‘baddest boy’, and is famous for his roles as the chief gangster of Nollywood. 
We'd be seeing Hanks Anuku's biography, date of birth, age, early life, family, parents, siblings, wife, children, education, comedies, movies, shows, net worth, houses, cars, social media handles and everything else you'd love to know about him.
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Hanks Anuku Profile

Before we continue, here's a quick rundown on Hanks Anuku's profile and a few things you'd love to know about him:
Full name: Hanks Anuku (born )
Other names: Nana Kwame Fifi Kakra
Date of birth: 27th August 1960
Age: 60 years
Children: two
Nationality: Nigerian-Ghanain
Education:  Auchi Polytechnic
Occupation: Actor
Net worth: $1 million

Hanks Anuku Biography, Date Of Birth, Early Life, Family And Education

Hanks Anuku was born on the 27th of August, 1960 in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria. He had his early primary education in Ibadan and proceeded to Loyola College, a Boys only Government-owned College in Oyo State, Nigeria founded by the Catholic Missionary in 1954.
After obtaining his SSCE, Hanks proceeded to the prestigious  Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi, Edo State where he graduated from in 1981 with a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Mass Communications.

Entertainment Career

Hanks Anuku is very handsome, gifted and talented in acting and interpretation of movie roles. He is popular for playing the role of a bad guy in movies and has an American accent because of the many years he has spent in America.
Some of his movies include:
• Bitter Honey
• Men on Hard Way
• The Captor
• Broad Daylight 
• Fools on the Run
• Wanted Alive
• Desperate Ambition
• Rambo
• My Love

Sickness and Death

In 2015, the news broke out that Hanks had contacted the deadly HIV virus as a result of his contact with a large number of women. The actor debunked the rumour, and further naturalised to Ghana where he lived a private life after leaving the movie scenes.
In 2020, the news of his death flooded the internet, having been published on many popular blogs like igbowatch.com. While we're yet to confirm the news of his death, I'll advise you pause sharing the information for now, it'll his family releases an official statement.

Awards and Recognitions

• Best Actor in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards
• Best Actor of the Year at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards
• Most Promising Actor in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards.

Net Worth

Hanks Anuku is an entrepreneur and the founder of the Henk Anuku Film Academy, which he founded in 2019. He has also been featured in over 100 Nollywood movies. According to AustineMedia.com, he has an estimated net worth of $1 million.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Hanks Anuku on:
Instagram @ha1962anukuha
Twitter.com @hanks_anuku1

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