He was born on the 8th of May in Ile Ife, Osun State, the year of his birth not known.
Femi Jacobs had his primary education and later at Fakunle Comprehensive high school, Osogbo in Osun State respectively. He went further to study Mass Communication at the Lagos State University and Marketing Management at the Lagos Business School.
He also trained as a Pilot in South Africa, stopping short of a commercial pilot license.
Femi Jacobs began his career taking roles in movies after joining the Nigerian Movie Industry.
He was shot to fame and recognition after playing the role of Makinde Esho in a movie “The Meeting”, cast alongside the top Nollywood stars like Rita Dominic and Jide Kosoko. The same movie earned him a nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role at the 9th Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Femi is creative, skillful and exceptionally talented Nollywood actor, gifted in playing brilliant roles in movies. He can as well fit into any character assigned him by movie directors and producers in the industry.
Femi Jacobs has acted a number of movies including:
• The Meeting
• The Black Sihouette
• The Guest
• The Visit
• Journey to Self
• Render to Caesar
• Heaven’s Hell
• Iquo’s Journal
• Taxi Driver: Oko Ashewo
• Just Married (2015)
• Heart of a Sister (2015)
Femi also featured in Television Series like:
• Tinsel (as Eddie Edoma)
• This Thing Called Marriage (2015)
• Binary Unit (2015)
He has won several awards as:
• Best Supporting Actor (English) at the 2014 Best of Nollywood Awards (BON).
• Best Actor in a Comedy at the 2015 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA).
• Nominee for Best Actor in a Leading Role at the 9th Africa Movie Academy Awards.
• Nominee for Best Lead Actor in a movie at the 2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
• Favourite Male African International Emerging Screen Talent at the 2014 Screen Nation Awards.
• 2015 Best Supporting Actor of the Year at the City People Entertainment Awards.
His Net Worth
Femi Jacobs is indeed a Nollywood superstar, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $500,000 dollars.