On this date, one of Nollywood’s most controversial actors was born. Jim Iyke turns 39 today.
Jim Iyke was born in Gabon and happens to be the only boy in a family of eight.
The actor whose real names are James Ikechukwu Okolue graduated with a degree in Philosophy in from the University of Jos.
His acting career started off in 2001 according to his Wikipedia, although he starred in the Nollywood epic Vuga which came out in 2000.
His bad boy roles made him one of the most bankable actors in Nigeria the last decade.
Jim Iyke now has 150 films under his belt plus a music album also.
He recently welcomed a baby boy from Dana Kinduryte, 23, his Lithuanian girlfriend.