#WomanCrushWednesday Joke Silva,versatile, eloquent, Nollywood fairy godmother

Actress is an epitome of Nollywood class , longevity and relevance.

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It's Wednesday again and we can't but gush over our Wednesday Crush who is an icon of the television screen.

Yes, we are talking about the ever calm and intelligent Joke Silva.

She studied English at the University of Lagos. Prior to that, she went to study drama at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Arts in England.

Joke Silva and her one million dollar smile play

Joke Silva and her one million dollar smile

(Instagram/JokeSilva)

 

This woman of inestimable value has been in the movie scenes for quite a while dating back to the early 1990s. We all can't forget her role in the 1995 thriller "Violated" where she showed her acting prowess and began her dominating characters in movies to come.

Joke Silva in shades play

Joke Silva in shades

(Instagram/Ajoke)

 

"Aunty Joke" as she is fondly called has created a niche for herself in the movie industry, locally and internationally and it is safe to say that she can be inducted into the "Hall of Fame" of Nigerian movie legends.

Joke Silva and Olu Jacobs brought their A game play

Joke Silva and Olu Jacobs brought their A game

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Joke Silva is married to veteran actor Olu Jacobs and the iconic couple is blessed with two children.

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