Joke Silva Biography | Age | Movies | Career | Education | Net Worth


Joke Silva is one of the best actresses ever to grace Nollywood. She is an amazing actor, producer, director, and entrepreneur. Read further for detailed information about Joke Silva Age, Biography, Husband, and Net Worth.
The renowned actress is married to the popular veteran actor, Olu Jacobs. She was born on 29th September 1961 in Lagos.
Before we dive further into Joke Silva Age and Biography, the table below holds quick information about her.

Joke Silva Early Life & Education

Joke Silva was born in the early 60’s to the beautiful family of Mr. Silva and Mrs. Adebimbola; a family of four in Lagos state, Nigeria.
Precisely, Joke was born on 29th September, 1961. Her late mother was a renowned Doctor. Her late father, a reputable lawyer.

Joke schooled in Holy Child College, Lagos before eventually moving abroad for her A level studies.
Shortly, she returned to Nigeria for her university education. Of course, Joke completed her A level studies abroad before returning for her university education.
She studied and bagged a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Lagos (UniLag) Culture Center; now, the department of Creative Arts.
While she studied, the Culture Centre was well-known for play and drama performances. It was in one of her performances that someone noticed and invited Joke to come and work with the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA).


Joke Silva had loved acting right from her early childhood days however her parents did not want her to be an actress at the beginning. She began acting in 1990 and had featured in several movies.
Prior to the beginning of her acting journey, she had worked in radio productions at the Nigerian Television Authority, NTA. She quit and enrolled for two years of training in acting at Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art before coming back to Nigeria.

She featured first in The British film, “Mind-bending”. Furthermore, she continued her acting journey featuring in Owurolojo (1993), Violated (1995), and The Secret Laughter of Women (1998).
Her career received a massive boost right from 2006. Consequently, she bagged several awards and nominations were coming in from home and abroad. She featured in several notable movies such as 30 days, Phone Swap (2011), The Royal Hibiscus (2017), and Diamonds in the Sky (2018) to mention a few.

Joke Silva Age

Ajoke was born on the 29th of September, 1961, and Joke Silva age is 60. The actress will turn 61 on the 29th of September, 2022.


Kada River
° Potato Potahto
° The Grave Dust
° Bandits
° Timeless
° If I am President
° Light in the Dark
° The Set Up
° Chief Daddy
One Swap
° 30 Days
° The Amazing Grace
° The Visitors
° Women’s Cot
° Married but Living Single
° Letters to a Stranger
° The Royal Hibiscus Hotel

Net Worth

Joke Silva net worth and salary: Joke Silva is a Movie Actress who has a net worth of $1.0 Million. 

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