9. Olu Jacobs
The Nigerian veteran actor is a legend in Nollywood and is married to superstar wife Joke silva. Olu Jacobs is an advanced actor who was born on the 11th of July 1942. The influential veteran actor who comes at No 9 at our top world famous Nigerian celebrities has featured in lots of British and Nigerian TV series. He won the African movie Academy awards for best actor in a leading role in the year 2017. He is the most advanced Nigerian actor who spent part of his child hood in kano state, before securing an all important VIsa to study acting in England.