- Veteran actor Olu Jacobs has just clocked the age of 78
- The actor’s wife, Joke Silva, took to her social media page with a throwback video as she celebrated her hubby
- Colleagues in the movie industry showered their best wishes and prayers on the actor
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It is indeed a moment of celebration for legendary Nollywood actor, Olu Jacobs, who has just clocked the age of 78 on Saturday, July 11.
The much-loved movie icon was celebrated by his doting wife and colleague, Joke Silva, via a lovely post shared on her official Instagram page.
Joke shared a video mashup containing several throwback pictures of the actor. Kizz Daniels’ Baba song played in the background as photos of the actors on movie sets showed up on the screen.
In the caption that accompanied the post, Joke teasingly described her loving partner as a birthday ‘boy’.
She also appreciated the lord on behalf of her man.
Joke said: "Hey birthday boy. To God the Father be all the glory."
See the post below:
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Joining the actress to celebrate her husband, several colleagues in the movie industry flooded the comment section with birthday wishes and words of prayer.
Read what some of them had to say below:
_kehindebankole: "Happy birthday Daddy J. Long life sir, prosperity health and joy always. We love you."
mofedamijo: "Uncle Jay happy birthday. Pathfinder."
hildadokubo: "Happy birthday uncle @_olujacobs God bless you richly."
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femijacobs: "Happy birthday Big Daddy J!"
asah_bara: "Oh Wooow!!! What a reflection of God's amazing grace! Happy Birthday to him, from all of us here!!!"
florabeautie: "Wishing you all the best sir with long life and prosperity in good health and wealth sir."
dahandsom: "I'm indeed blessed to have you as one of those in my birthday month. Continue to age in comfort sir. May God bless and keep you for us, sir. Wish you the length of years sir."
Some weeks ago, Legit.ng reported that Joke Silva came out to debunk rumours of her husband’s death circulating in the online community.
The actress while addressing journalists made it clear that her man was not dead and would be celebrating a new age come July.
Dismissing the news further, the actress urged people to stop spreading falsehood.
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Source: Legit Nigeria