Prince Jide Kosoko is a Nigerian actor, director, and producer. He began his acting career as a child actor in 1964 in a television production named Makanjuola. He was born into a royal family, hence his traditional title of prince or “omoba” in the Yoruba language. Here are things you need to know about him; Biography, Age, Spouse, Children, Education, etc.
Who is Jide Kosoko?
Kosoko was born in Lagos on the 12th of January,1954, to the Kosoko royal family of Lagos Island. Jide Kosoko accepted the invitation; he later went for the audition and was chosen for the role, playing a character called Alabi.
Full name: Prince Babajide Kosoko
Stage name: Jide Kosoko, Ofredoma
Date of birth: 12th of January,1954
Place of birth: Lagos Island
State of origin: Lagos State
Net worth: $700,000
READ ALSO: When I Am On Set With My Children, We Are Colleagues – Jide Kosoko
Education: Yaba College of Technology
Spouse/Wife: Karimat Kosoko, Henrietta Kosoko
Occupation: Actor, Director
Marital status: Married
Awards: City People Movie Special Recognition Award, City People Movie Lifetime Achievement Award
Social media: [email protected]https://www.instagram.com/princejidekosoko/
READ ALSO: Gabriel Afolayan’s Biography, Age, Net Worth, Wife, Children, Education, And Awards
The young Jide grew up in Ebute Metta and was inspired by the huge success of Hubert Ogunde to go into acting when an acquaintance who was working with the Ifelodun traveling theatre troupe invited him to an audition for a role in Makanjuola, a telemovie.
Trending video of the day;
Photo Credit: Getty
. Jide Kosoko’s Biography, Age, Net Worth, Wives, Children, Education, And Awards Follow Gossip Naija.