Jim Iyke Biography
James Ikechukwu Esomugha popularly known as Jim Iyke was born in Libreville, Gabon, into the Nigerian family of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Esomugha. His parents hail from Enugu Agidi village in Anambra state. He was the only boy in a family that had eight children.
After his primary and secondary education, Jim Iyke had his tertiary education at the University of Jos, where he bagged a B.Sc. in Philosophy, after having earlier bagged a diploma in Banking and Finance from the same University.
Iyke started his acting career in 2001. Currently, he is one of the highest paid actors in the Nigerian movie industry. He’s also one of the most successful, as he has featured in over 150 films to date. Recently, he launched his own film production outfit which he named “Untamed Productions”.
Jim Iyke was rumored to have impregnated a Lagos big girl in 2013; he was also accused of being involved in a fraud scandal with a rich business woman he was said to be dating in 2012.
Jim Iyke Networth
Jim is one of the highest paid Actors in Nollywood and is believed to be worth about $6million. He lives a very lavish lifestyle with several exotic cars and expensive designer clothing and shoes.