Joke Silva adds a year today. We bring you 7 things about this amazing actress that will awe you.
1 Joke Silva’s mother Adebimbola Silva was a medical doctor.
2 Joke Silva began her acting career in the early 1990s.
3 She has been married to veteran actor, Olu Jacobs for more than 30 years. They met in 1981 at the National Theatre, Lagos during the 21st Independence anniversary.
4 She and her husband jointly founded the Lufodo Academy of Performing Arts.
5 Silva has curated for the Bank of Industry (BOI) in Theatre, Film, Documentary and Poetry and the 2012 London Olympics and is also the pioneer managing director of Malete Film Village, in association with Kwara State University.
6 On September 29, 2014, Silva was bestowed with the National Honours Award (MFR Award). at the International Conference Centre in Abuja.
7 Joke Silva is currently brand ambassador for AIICO Pension Managers Limited (APML).