Jim Iyke Biography, Age, Parents, Wife, Child, House, Net worth, Movies


                                Jim Iyke Biography and Wiki

Jim Iyke is a Nigerian actor who has appeared in more than 100 niger movies which makes him one of the leading male actors in the Nollywood industry. Aside from being an actor, Iyke is also a TV host. He launched his reality show called Jim Says So in 2013. 

Furthermore, he is also a film producer, he has produced anticipated film like Shade of White. He was the key producer of 2 Dollarz, a sequel to 1 Dollar. One of his movies he has produced features international actresses like Tangerine Martins and Judy Shekoni. Besides that, he has an upcoming movie entitles Bad comments where he plays as the protagonist.

Jim Iyke Age and Birthday

Jim Iyke is 43 years old as of 2019. he was born as James Ikechukwu Esomugha on September 25, 1976, in Libreville, Gabon. He is from Enugu Agidi town in Anambra State, the southern region of Nigeria. He celebrates his birthday on September 25th every year.

Jim Iyke Height and Weight

Iyke stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches tall. In terms of meters, he is about 1.8 meters high. However, details regarding his actual weight body measurements are currently not publicly available. We are keeping tabs and will update this information once it is out.

Jim Iyke Education

Iyke completed his secondary school education in F. G. C. Kwali Abuja from 1985 to 1991. Jim studied at the University of Jos, Plateau State. He got a diploma in Banking and Finance and then a B.Sc. in Philosophy.

Jim Iyke Parents and Siblings

Iyke is the son of Ngozi Gladys Okelue Esomugha, Stephen Okolue, whose last name changed to Esomugha from Enugu Agidi town in Anambra State. He is the only boy in a family of eight children. Having been born in Gabon, His parents relocated to Nigeria while he was still young.

Jim Iyke Wedding

Iyke tied the knot in a Private Ceremony at Chateau Cocoma in Texas with his white lady, Dana Kinduryte. In Attendance were very close friends in the Industry who flew in to grace the Occasion.

Jim Iyke Wife

Iyke is a married man to his lovely wife Dana Kinduryte, a young lawyer. Dana is a law graduate and she hails from Kaunas, the second-largest city in Lithuania. She lived in Atlanta, USA, and gave birth to their son Havis Chidubeim Iyke.

While Jim was yet to fix the possible date for their marriage, and legally make Dana his wife, Jim described his girlfriend as an ultra-private person who is camera shy and avoids publicity as much as she can.

Jim Iyke Son

The Nollywood star has a baby boy from Dana Kinduryte called Harvis Chidubem Iyke. The baby boy was born on September 1, 2015. Harvis was born in Atlanta at Grady Hospital.

Jim Iyke and Nadia Buari

Iyke was in a hot romantic relationship with fellow Nollywood actress from Ghana, Nadia Buari and went as far as proposing to her. The relationship broke off after a while and nobody seems to know the reason.

Jim proposed to Nadia with a six-carat diamond ring while they were having dinner during one of the episodes of his reality show.

Talking about his proposal, Jim revealed that the ring was specifically designed for him in different countries, i.e, Siera Leone, Gambia, Ghana but was finished in London. Surprised, Nadia promptly said a big ‘YES’ to the marriage proposal.

A few years down the line after the proposal, Iyke appeared only to publicly reveal that his relationship with Nadia was nothing intimate. He said that they were both getting a lot of mileage out of the mixup.

Jim Iyke Body Measurements

  • Full Name: James Ikechukwu Esomugha,
  • Age/ How Old?: 43 years old as of 2019
  • Date of Birth: September 25,
  • Place of Birth: Libreville, Gabon
  • Education‎: University of Jos,
  • Birthday: 25th September
  • Nationality: Nigerian
  • Father’s Name: Stephen Okolue
  • Mother’s Name: Ngozi Gladys Okelue Esomugha
  • Siblings:  7
  • Married?: Yes
  • Children/ Kids: 1
  • Height/ How tall?: 1.8 m
  • Weight: Under Review
  • Profession: Actor
  • Net worth: $30 million dollars

Jim Iyke Career

Talking about his acting career, Jim began acting in 2001. He is one of the stars of the movie Last Flight to Abuja. Alongside Omotola Jalade Ekeinde and Hakeem Kae-Kazim.

He’s one of the highest-paid actors in Nollywood and has appeared in over 150 films. Iyke started a movie production company, Untamed Productions in 2007.

He began his own music label, Untamed Records. He produced a first album, titled “Who Am I?” featuring some of Nigeria’s top musicians such as TuFace Idibia, and Sound Sultan.

Iyke Charity

Jim lyke is the founder of Jim lyke Foundation for Children with Special Disabilities. He visited Kenya in December 2012 in support of the Make a Change Campaign, a charity project founded by Christopher Grey, and Jamaican dancehall artist Cécile.

Jim Iyke Net Worth

Iyke is currently one of the highest-paid actors in the Nigerian Movie industry. Iyke has an estimated net worth of $30 million dollars. Jim has earned his wealth through acting career.

Jim Iyke House

Iyke has a house in the prestigious city of Abuja which is worth hundreds of millions. An industry report has it that his house is worth over 200 million Naira.

In his home he has many cars in his garage, to name a few of what he’s got; a Convertible Plymouth Prowler, one Camero SS convertible 2011 in silver straight from the United States of America, which Jimmy claims were worth 16M ($104k), as at the time of purchase, a Dodge worth millions of Naira and others not listed here.

Jim Iyke Deliverance

The controversial video of Iyke’s purported ‘deliverance’ at The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations, led by Pastor T.B. Joshua went viral and led to intense debate on social media. The ‘evil spirit’ supposedly confessed that it was behind Iyke’s inability to get married.

Jim Iyke Movies

Recent Movies

  • Badcomments
  • 2018 Cultural Clash
  • 2017 /IIClosure
  • 2017 American Driver
  • 2014 Palace War
  • 2013 And Then There Was You
  • 2012 The Mechanic-Who Is the Man
  • 2012 Last Flight to Abuja

Jim Iyke  In 2010

  • Power of a Kiss
  • Power of a Kiss 2
  • Between Kings and Queens

In 2009

  • Eyes of the Nun
  • Eyes of the Nun 2
  • Heavy Heart
  • Heavy Heart 1
  1.  King of Kings 2
  2. King of Kings 3
  3. No Man’s Lan1
  4. No Man’s Land 2
  •  Royal Madness
  •  Royal Madness 2
  •  Run Away Prince
  •  Run Away Prince 2
  •  Save the Prince
  •  Save the Prince 2

  Jim Iyke In 2008

  •  Bad Blood 2
  •  Bad Blood 3
  •  Beyonce & Rihanna
  •  Beyonce & Rihanna 2
  • Don’t Wanna Be a Player
  • Don’t Wanna Be a Player 2
  • Excess Money
  • Excess Money 2
  • Holy City
  • Holy City 2
  • Life Incidence
  • Life Incidence 2
  • Love My Way
  • Love My Way 2
  • Perfect Temptation 2
  • Royal Covenant
  • Royal Covenant 2
  • Total Love
  • 2008 Heartbeats

In 2007

  • A Better Place
  • A Better Place 2
  • Last Faculty
  • Last Faculty 2
  • Price of Peace
  1. Price of Peace 2
  2. Show Me Heaven 2
  3. Show Me Heaven 3
  4. Silent Whispers 2
  5. Silent Wish 2
  6. Strong Men at Work
  • Strong Men at Work 2
  • Tears of Sacrifice
  • Tears of Sacrifice 2
  • The Faculty
  • The Faculty 2
  • The Weeping Tiger
  • The Weeping Tiger 2
  • Women at Large
  • 2007 Women at Large 2

In 2006

  • Fatal Seduction
  • Fatal Seduction 2
  • Games Men Play 2
  • Games Men Play 3
  • Holy Cross
  • Holy Cross 2
  • Jealous Heart
  • Jealous Heart 2
  • Perfect Planner
  • Perfect Planner 2
  • Ultimate Risk
  • 2006 Ultimate Risk 2

In 2005

  • Beyond Passion
  • Beyond Passion 2
  • Diamond Forever
  • Diamond Forever 2
  • Guys on the Line
  • Guys on the Line
  • Otelemuye 2
  • Otelemuye 3
  • Saving the Crown
  • Stronghold
  • Stronghold 2
  • Under Arrest
  • Unexpected Mission
  • 2005 Unexpected Mission 2

Jim Iyke In 2004

  • Cry Like Rivers
  • Deadly Kiss
  • Deadly Kiss 2
  • Deep Loss
  • Deep Loss 2
  • Feelings
  • Goodbye New York
  • Goodbye New York 2
  • Honeymoon Hotel
  •  Last Girl Standing
  •  Last Girl Standing 2
  • Life in New York
  • Love & Pride 2
  • Love from Above 2
  • Millionaire’s Daughter
  • Millionaire’s Daughter 2
  • Promise & Fail
  • Promise & Fail 2
  • Ready to Die
  • Ready to Die 2
  • Royal Family
  • Promise Me Forever 2
  • Royal Family 2
  • Shattered Illusion
  • Shattered Illusion 2
  • Silent for Life
  • Silent for Life 2
  • Two in Love
  • Two in Love 2
  • Virgins Night Out
  • Virgins Night Out 2
  • We Are One
  • 2004 We Are One 2

In 2003

  • A Night to Remember
  • Blind Love
  • Break Up
  • Break Up 2
  • Emotional Tears
  • Emotional Tears 2
  • Extreme Measure
  • Jealous Lovers
  • Jealous Lovers 2
  • Lost Passion
  • Love You Forever
  • My Sweet Heart
  • Rescue
  • The Intruder
  • The Intruder 2
  • The One I Trust
  • Unforgettable
  • Unforgettable 2
  •  $1: One Dollar                 Frequently Asked Questions About Jim Iyke

Who is Jim Iyke?

Iyke is a Nollywood actor, Nigerian media personality, entrepreneur. He is well known for his role in Last Flight to Abuja alongside Hakeem Kae-Kazim and Omotola Jalade Ekeinde

How old is Jim Iyke?

He is 43 years old as of 2019, he was born on September 25th, 1976, in Libreville, Gabon.

How tall is Iyke?

Iyke stands at a height of 1.8 meters high

Is Jim Iyke married?

Iyke is married to his lovely wife Dana Kinduryte.

How much is Iyke worth?

He is a Nigerian actor who has a net worth of $30 million dollars.

Is Iyke dead or alive?

Iyke is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.

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