John Okafor

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Birthday
17, 1961
Birthplace
Nigeria
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
17, 1961 (age 57)
Birthplace
Nigeria

About

Nollywood actor and comedian known widely for starring in the franchise Mr. Ibu and for his appearances in films like Police Recruit and 9 Wives. Since his career began, he has starred in more than 70 films.

Before Fame

After his father's death at the age of fifteen, he took on a number of odd jobs to provide for his family including selling firewood, hairdressing, and butchering animals.

Trivia

He earned a degree in mass communication from the Institute of Management and Technology in Enugu.

Family Life

He married Stella Maris Okafor in 2015. He has three children, Emmanuel, Jay Jay, and Chelsea.

Associated With

Both he and Osita Iheme are popular Nollywood actors.