Profiles|February 25, 2011 8:18 pm

Biography of Jim Iyke

Jim Iyke Background ;

James Ikechukwu Esomugha popularly known as Jim lyke was born in Gabon Libreville to the family of Mr. & Mrs. Stephen Esomugha. Jim Iyke hails from Enugu Agidi village of Anambra state Eastern Nigeria. Jim circumstance of birth can only be livened to other great personalities. As a destiny child, Jim was placed between 7 other sisters making him the only son among other siblings of his father’s household. His early struggle to create a niche for himself was made manifest by his ability to believe and demonstrate his conviction at any given opportunity.

Jim Iyke

Education ;

After the completion of h primary and secondary school education he proceeded to the University of Jos in furtherance of his educational career.

He is an alumnus of the University of Jos with a degree in philosophy. In spite of the good looking charming playboy roles that movies seem to cast him in, Jim is a focused and disciplined young man who has allowed his passion for children, their welfare and the greater good of society to be expressed via the vehicle of his foundation.

Jim Iyke’s Career ;

Jim Iyke is a Nigerian artist and a musician who has featured in over 200 Nigerian films.He started acting in 2001, and was crowned Sexiest Man in Nigeria in 2008.

Jim lyke has presently produced two international movies called Ebony and Good evening with internationally renowned actress Judy Shekoni and Tangerine Martins. Jim has continued to spread and propagate the ideas of his foundation in his recent 12 country world tour. He desire to give back to the community of which he was a product of is the reason behind setting up this Foundation. Given his background and the traumatic childhood experience, he believe that there is no greater good than to restore hope, lift up the smile and dreams of our children in dire need. At a tender age, Jim lyke Esomugha has realised purpose in his life and he has chosen no other platform than this foundation to pursue this eternal calling, we therefore urge you to be a partner of our children dreams to restore hope to the needy and humanity. Jim lyke, Actor, model, businessman and film maker, is the founder, initiator and driving force of Jim lyke Foundation for Children with special Disabilities.

Jim Iyke in Nollywood for movie faithfulness.

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  • guy u are too much,the lady that u will merry will be a lucky lady.u are so kool and every womans guy keep up in what ur doing,and god will give u the power to do what ever u went to do in life.i do like u,bye.

  • guy u 2 much d way u dey act ur movies dey frick my head.pls keep it up because so many people cherish ur behaviour inshort u have enough admirers who admires u alot and people who learn from u pls remain d same jim iyke dat people knows,i pray dat god will continue two give u d zeal of acting higher everyday

  • You are really a genius, may God rewad you for helping d less privilage.
    One Luv!

  • More power to your elbow. I pray God will grant all your heart desires so that u can be able to do more.

  • u too much

  • i like the way u act. keep it up man.

  • Too Sexy boy, only your eyes

  • You are too much, always trying to get what you wants. One luv!!


  • bross u are de men… ur way nd swagg,hope u go espire? cus nollywood go miss u if u do……….. luv u.

  • Guy i love u so much

  • jim you are the best of all in nollywood

  • i never knew you were an igbo guy. in all your movies i have watched, i’ve never heard you throw in an igbo word. you should from time to time do so. God bless.

  • Jim i luv ur swagg § keep it up.

  • i like your movies and by God’s grace,i will enter nollywood

  • met him at b-natural, but was fascinated at the way he stood for me and felt sorry to have noticed, should be i have stepped on someone. behold it wasn’t the jim on the screen that pompousity drives crazy. keep it up in your foundation work. may god bless and continue to bless u.

  • Hello jim,i love every thing about you.mostly the way you dressed,speak,the way you play ur role in the re jst dear keep it u

  • Guy i luv so much nd ur dressing code even ur dey best keep it up

  • Dude…u r so funny,i luv ua movies n u really fit in 2 ua characters,congratulations…

  • Guy u’re just da best.kip it up.

  • Hi jim, i like the way u dress, kep on

  • jim ever since u become my favourite nollywood artiste i immediate every move u make in each of ur movie i watch and tell what right am the most popular and successful guy on campus

  • ten gbosa for u my brother

  • sup broooo, should i say u copy me or wat. i lyk evrytin abt u my broooo. mak me proud

  • You are a real gem guy, more greese to your elbow

  • Jim,i lyk evrthn u do in yo actn and i also wnt 2bcome a hotest actr in zambia i jst nid de ideas frm u hlp me on wht i shud do pliz.

  • Keep it up dude,4 the Good work ur doing,& God bless,kenyans luv u

  • Jim; just too much. How I wish am a woman ‘ I would’ve seduced you for sure

  • Guy make u marry a fine woman ooooo bcos u’re not urgly

  • Kudos 2 u bro!!!,God has blessed u,enjoy bcos u deserv it,i wish d best of life n a succesful wedding… ur boy be dis.pls call me on 07033600345…one luv.

  • guy u r so fantastic

  • Jim why do you always to play bad role of turbulence whereas you look shy and quiet guy?? Is there anything dealing with your background???

  • I like ur new movie My First Wife.

  • One truth is that I love your ways jum,,swagg nd d way u carry yourself Seriously.thumbs Up keep burninG

  • Bro u are indeed a pace setter,u hav made unijos proud and the nation at large. I am studying theatre and film art at the university of jos,and i hope to be a super star just like you. You are my mirror.keep every of ur good work up, God will reward you and crown ur efforts with gold. GREAT JOSSITE. GREAT ALUMNI. We are setting the pace in leardership and in learning,in service of God and man. U hav indeed work towards Unijos anthem.keep it up. Am peter prosper an this is my number 07061253229. GREAT ALUMNI.ALUTA CONTINUA. VICTORIA ACERTA.

  • You are my best Nigerian Actor. Coodos! man. Keep it up. About your foundation, thats a good initiative. I wouldn’t mind lending a hand when needed. At least its giving bringing back smiles to thousands of children’s faces.

  • i love u jimmy,i will 4ever speak gud abt u,jim pls help me wit 50k. I got admition and have no sponsor. Pls help me 2 start my clearance. God bless u my mentor! Bank access bank plc. Name. Obi ejike cyprian, acc no. 0050249851..hoping 4 ur support. Tank u sir!

  • since the age of 15 have always desire help the needed those children without home jim iyke we are just like one i though u were a bad person arrogant but now i see i can realise u are just an angel from GOD u are my best nigerian actor i love u so much i love the way u act u are a real manme too i will like to join u in ur fundation keep un ok

  • I thank God for your life, may God continue to crown all your effort with success; in Jesus Name.

  • Woow, you are a man with a heart of Gold, i never believed you be this humanitarian, may God bless and keep you broo. Keep up your good work, i like your style of acting.

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