Biography of Joseph Benjamin and Net Worth

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Joseph Benjamin Biography….Are you eager to know certain important facts about the popular Nigerian actor Joseph Benjamin? If yes, we have brought them here for your perusal. This article brings you information on the birth and parentage, education, profession, family life.

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Full Name; Joseph Benjamin

Date of birth;9 November 1976,

Father’s name;N/A

Mother’s name;N/A


State / LGA of origin; Kogi State

Professions;Occupation     Actor, model, TV presenter, voice-over artist, producer, director

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Joseph Benjamin was born on the 9 November 1976 in Lagos state, the western part of Nigeria.His parent’s name is not available at the moment. However, the mother is from Anambra state, southern Nigeria.


Benjamin began his primary education in in Benue State, he later moved to Lagos where he completed his secondary education in Lagos State. He studied in University of Nigeria, Nsukka, where he holds a diploma in Computer Literacy. He did not stop at obtaining a national diploma, he went further to university of Ibadan located at Oyo state and obtained a bachelor’s degree in philosophy.


Benjamin started off his screen appearance in a popular TV program titled “tales by the moonlight” at a very tender age (12yrs old). However, his first appearance in a movie was in 1995 in a movie titled Crossroad. A list of all the movies he featured are given below and the dates;

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  • 1995 Cross Roads
  • 2003 Deadly Mission
  • 2009 Jungle Ride
  • 2009 Spellbound
  • 2010 Kiss and Tell Iyke
  • 2010 Kidnap
  • 2010 Tango with Me
  • 2011 and Mrs. Ken Abbah
  • 2011 Courier
  • 2012 Married but Living Single
  • 2012 Stripped
  • 2012 Torn
  • 2012 Unfair
  • 2012 Darkside
  • 2012 Faith
  • 2012 Contract
  • 2013 Murder at Prime Suites
  • 2013 First Cut
  • 2014 Mum, Dad, meet Sam
  • 2014 Few good Men
  • 2014 Blind Promise
  • 2014 Secret Box
  • 2014 Iyore
  • 2014 Folly
  • 2014 A Few Good Men
  • 2015 The Grave Dust
  • 2015 Omoge Ofege
  • 2016 Rebecca         Clifford
  • 2017 Isoken            Osaze
  • 2017 Affairs of the Heart

Benjamin‘s Television series are;

  • Year Title    Role    Notes
  • 1995 Cross Roads
  • 2003 Deadly Mission
  • 2005 Just Me
  • 2005 Travails of Faith
  • 2005-2006 Edge of Paradise
  • 2005-2006 Young, Single and free
  • 2007 Super story [which?]
  • 2007 Bachelors
  • 2007 168 A love Story
  • 2008-2013 Tinsel
  • 2015 Desperate Housewives Africa

Aside from acting and presenting, Benjamin is also seen to appear in TV and radio commercials


He got married in 2004 and has two children with the ex-wife. We are yet to confirm if he has remarried. Details of his siblings are not available at the moment.

Awards/ honors;

In recognition of joseph Benjamin’s tremendous contributions to the movie industry, he has been honored with the following awards

  • Winner of the African Actor of the Year award at the 2012 African Film Awards
  • Winner best actor in a lead role at the 2012 Nollywood Movies Awards.
  • Most promising actor in Nigeria at city people entertainment award
  • Best actor of the year at Africa magic viewer’s choice awards
  • Best actor in a supporting role at African movie academy award
  • Golden actor of the year at golden icon movie academy awards
  • African actor of the year at African films awards
  • Nigerian broadcasters merit awards for outstanding TV presentation
  • Most promising actor to watch at the best of Nollywood awards.

Net worth;

Joseph Benjamin is currently one of Nigeria’s most richest and influential actors with an estimated net worth of$1 million and still counting.

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