Oludotun Jacobs is a veteran Nigerian actor born on 11th July 1942 in Ogun State to parents from Egba Alake. He spent almost all his childhood in Kano.
He attended Holy Trinity School where he was a member of the debate and drama club. This triggered his passion for acting. He was trained at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. After his training at the Academy, he starred in several British movies in the 1970s including The Goodies, Till Death Us Do Part, Barlow at Large, The Ventures and many others.
In 1980, he also made several appearances in International films, like John Irvin’s war film, The Dogs of War, Romans Polanski’s adventure-comedy.
Olu Jacobs has subsequently starred in over 120 Nollywood films. He is considered one of the top Nigerian Nollywood actors.
Olu Jacobs Net Worth
Olu Jacobs is currently one of the richest and most influential actors in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Wife and Children
Olu Jacobs is married to popular actress, Joke Silva for over 30-years who is currently 59 years. They are with three children together, they are Olusoji Jacobs, Dayo Jacobs, Olugbenga Jacobs.
Sickness and Health Status of Olu Jacobs
Olu Jacobs is not sick or in any terrible condition. The legend is only getting old and ageing gracefully.
A few months ago, rumours were circulating on social media that the Veteran actor has passed on. However, his wife came out to debunk such claims on social media.