Taiwo Hassan Biography, Age, Early Life, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Taiwo Hassan

Taiwo Hassan is a Nollywood actor, producer, singer and movie director. He is popularly known in the Yoruba entertainment world. Prior to his venturing into the entertainment industry, Hassan worked as an auto-mechanic at the water corporation. He began acting in 1981, shortly after he got the job and worked there for 13 years before retiring to face his acting career.
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Taiwo Hassan Profile

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Full name: Alhaji Taiwo Hassan
Date of birth: 31st October 1959
Age: 61 years (2020)
Nationality: Nigerian
Education: Christ Church School, Ilaro
Spouse: Ajoke Taiwo
Children: 5
Occupation: Actor, singer
Net worth

Taiwo Hassan Biography and Career

Taiwo Hassan was born on the 31st of October, 1959 in Ilaro, Ogun State, Nigeria. He had his primary education at Christ Church School, Ilaro. After obtaining his First School Leaving Certificate, he enrolled at a technical college where he trained as an automobile mechanic.

He started working as an auto mechanic at the water corporation. In 1981, he began his career as an actor. He retired from the government work in 1994 to concentrate on acting. The same year, he got paid ₦1,200 for his role in the movie 'Omo Yoruba'. The amount was big then, as the highest-paid actors charged about ₦1,500.

He began producing movies in 1993 and his first movie was 'Wicked Boy'. In an interview with Legit.NG, he revealed that the movie was shot in two parts because he wanted the best results. He spent over ₦70,000 on the movie then, while many producers were doing theirs for less than ₦20,000. The movie was a huge success and he was paid a royalty of over ₦2 million, which was a huge amount in the 90s.

Aside from acting, Taiwo Hassan is also a singer. He released his first album titled 'Appreciation' in 2009.

Personal Life

Taiwo Hassan is married to two wives. He met his first wife, Ajoke Taiwo in the movie industry and they belong to the same theatre group. Mrs Ajoke is a devoted Christain while her husband is a Muslim.
Their marriage is blessed with children.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Taiwo Hassan on:
Instagram @AlhajiTaiwo

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