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Do You Remember The Famous "Olu Jacobs" Of Nollywood? Look At How He Looks Now

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View pictures in App save up to 80% data. If you have watched old Nollywood movies before, there is no way you can’t identify Olu Jacobs. Olu Jacobs is a renowned and talented nollywood actor whose records speak for himself. Unfortunately he has now retired from acting long ago, with his alleged health issues sparking reactions on social media at times.

Oludotun Baiyewu Jacobs was born 11 July 1942 (78 years as of today), was an internationally acclaimed Nigerian actor and film executive. He, alongside some other prominent actors like Pete Edochie, Enebeli Elebuwa, Late Sam Loco Efe and Justus Esiri are considered by several media, critics and other actors as one of the greatest and most influential African actors of all time. He performed in nollywood for an incredible 40 years before his retirement in 2018.

At the age of 78, you will agree with me that he is not getting any younger. His recent pictures have shown that he changed a lot. Checkout those pictures below: View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.

He has been married to a veteran actress Joke Silva since 1989. They have 3 children in which one has died. Him, alongside his wife Silva, founded the Lufodo Group, a media and an Academy of performing arts. With over 120 movies to his credit, there is no doubt that Olu Jacobs retirement was justified, with his acting career filled with numerous achievements. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.

At the beginning of this year, there were rumours of his death which went viral, however was swiftly debunked by his wife.

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