Gentle Jack is a renowned Nigerian award-winning movie actor, television personality, movie producer, director, bodybuilder, and philanthropist.
Gentle Jack Early Life
The renowned Nigerian award-winning movie star, producer, and director was born in the ’70s in Abonnema in Kalabari kingdom of Rivers State. Born on 20th November 1970, Jack is a native of Rivers State; a State in the South Southern part of Nigeria.
Jack had both his elementary and high school education in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Therein, he obtained his Primary School Leaving Certificate and West African School Certificate.
Later, he proceeded to Hellymag Fitness School where he was certified in Fitness and Nutrition as a Body Therapist.
Gentle Jack joined the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood in 1997. Then, he bagged his first movie role in ‘Blood Money,’ a movie which later became a Nollywood blockbuster movie.
Is Gentle Jack Married?
Yes, kindly, he is married to Michelle Nwamaka Ogor. Jack and her wife are blessed with children; Zion, his son’s name.
Notably, Nwamaka and the children are based in the US while Jack stays in Nigeria to further pursue his career.
Since he started acting, Gentle Jack has featured in over 150 movies. These among others include;
- Blood Money
- Crossing the red sea
- 3 black birds
- Knock out
- Senior king of devil
- The Ghost
- Broad day light
- Mafians against mafians
- Struggle for justice
- State of emergency
- Black diamond
- Krakraye the truth
- 12 sons of Jacob
- War front
- Light out
- End of state of emergency
- Beauty of the gods
- Most Prominent Actor in Nigeria by African Movie Academy Awards
- Best Actor in leading role by the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards
- Best Actor of the year by the City people entertainment awards
Altogether, Gentle Jack’s net worth is estimated at N800 million. Of course, this is linked to the fact that he is among the most popular and influential actors in Nigeria.