Oh yes, it’s our tradition, so deal with… Today one of our favourite Nollywood actor, Femi Jacobs is thanking God for adding one year to his age and to celebrate with our very own Mr. M, we will be sharing 5 things you probably do not know about the actor.
1. Femi Jacob became quite popular after playing the role of Makinde Esho in the film ‘The Meeting’, which earned him the nick name, ‘Mr. M.’
2. Jacobs studied mass communication at Lagos State University and marketing management at Lagos Business School.
3. He also trained as a pilot in South Africa, stopping short of a commercial pilot license.
4. For his role in ‘The Meeting’, he received a nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role at the 9th Africa Movie Academy Awards. He also received nominations for Best Lead Actor in a Film at the 2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards, for Favourite Male African International Emerging Screen Talent at the 2014 Screen Nation Awards, and for Best Supporting Actor of the Year at the 2015 City People Entertainment Awards. He won the award for Best Actor in a Comedy at the 2015 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) and Best Supporting Actor (English) at the 2014 Best of Nollywood Awards (BON).
5. Femi Jacobs is an award winning Nollywood actor, producer, recording artist, public speaker and aspiring writer. He is the Creative Director at NOOCE THEMATICS, a marketing engagement agency.