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Nigerian veteran actor, Olu Jacobs, clocks 77

Veteran Actor, Olu Jacobs turns 77 on Thursday, 11th July, 2019.

His wife of many years, who is also a veteran actress, Joke Silva, celebrated him, as she took to her instagram page @JokeSilva, where she shared some photos of the birthday celebrant and captioned them with sweet messages.

PRAISE THE LORD. Happy 77th birthday Sir J. May your days be long in good health and abundance The Quintessential Ovorawen. Loads of love king of my heart, she wrote.

Regarded as one of Nigeria’s most respected actors, Olu Jacobs featured in over one-hundred Nollywood films and starred in several British television series as well as other international films including The Dogs of war.

In 2007, he won the African Movie Academy Award for best actor in a leading role.

The Jacobs have both been featured together in movies like; If I am President, Light in the dark amongst others.

Earlier in April, the movie star and his wife become grandparents as their son, Olusoji Jacobs and wife welcomed a new baby.

Source: Voice of Nigeria