Diction, eloquence, panache, art; all in one human body. Call me old school but this is a man to die for, a man who helped bring the industry to where it is today, and has not stopped giving us quality.
Oludotun Baiyewu Jacobs popularly known as Olu Jacobs attended Holy Trinity School in Kano, Nigeria. He trained at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, England. He then starred in various British television shows and series in the 1970s (e.g. The Goodies, Till Death Us Do Part, Barlow at Large, The Venturers, Angels, 1990, The Tomorrow People, The Professionals).
In 2007 he won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role. In 2013 he was honoured with the Industry Merit Award for outstanding achievements in acting at the Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards. He has starred in over 120 NollyWood films and a couple of soap operas.
Today I give you our crush of the week Olu Jacobs husband to Joke Silva, a veteran in the movie industry.