FULL NAME : Ime Bishop Umoh
STAGE NAME : Okon Lagos or Udo Yes
NET WORTH : $450,000
DATE OF BIRTH/AGE : Born on 15th July 1981
PLACE OF BIRTH: Ikot Nsit-Ibom, Akwa Ibom State
OCCUPATION : Nigerian actor and comedian.
NATIONALITY : Nigerian
MARITAL STATUS/WIFE : Idara Saviour
CHILDREN : Two daughter
EDUCATION : He studied in University Of Uyo
INSTAGRAM : (@okonlagos)
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Ime Bishop Umoh is a popular Nollywood comic actor, MC, television personality and a comedian often called Okon Lagos or Udo Yes .He is one of those actors who ensure you have a good laugh anytime you see him on your TV screen. The young comic actor has a special funny character and unique voice with which he has captured the hearts of most Nollywood fans.
We has come to understand that he is one of the most respected Nollywood star which makes his fans wants to know more about the father of two kids. If you have been longing to know more about him, then this post is specially created for your consumption.
Early Life And Background
Ime Bishop Umoh was born on 15th July 1981 in Ikot Nsit-Ibom, Akwa Ibom State in the south southern part of Nigeria. The 36 years old funny actor is originally from Ikot Nsit-Ibom Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State located in the south southern part of Nigeria. Continue reading up close & personal.
The prolific Nollywood star had his primary and secondary school education in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State in the south southern part of Nigeria where he bagged his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate . He later attended University Of Uyo where he obtained a degree in Philosophy. In case you are wondering, he officially started his acting career during his childhood days and he had no intention of being a professional actor but fate brought him to his real path in life.
Ime Bishop Umoh started his career just like a joke as he wasn’t into acting to make it his professional career but there was a twist of fate for him. Just after featuring in his first movie in 2007, he started getting other movie roles as a result of his exceptional display of talent. He has featured in over 150 movies and still counting. He is on his way to greatness though he has reached that greatness but there is more to his potentials. The movie that brought him to limelight was an indigenous movie called ‘Uyai.’ It was produced by Emem Isong in 2007 and released in 2008.
His big break was in the Nollywood blockbuster movie titled “Okon Lagos”, produced by Emem Isong . This was the movie he adopted his nick name “Okon” that he is now being called by fans . He officially became a public figure after starring in this movie.
Ime Bishop is highly preferred to many other comic actors in Nollywood because of his hilarious and comic style of acting which creates a lot of amusement and comic relief. Okon has acted several comedy firms along side other funny actors the likes of John Okafor, Chiwe Ntaluagu, Charles Inojie, Dede One Day, Victor Osuagwu, Charles Awurum, Nkem Owoh . He has also acted alongside some big actress like Funke Akindele, Mercy Johnson, Ini Edo and many more.
Imeh Bishop is the Special Adviser to Governor Udom of Akwa-Ibom state on Ethical and Social Reorientation.
Ime Bishop is a brand ambassador to GLOBACOM Nigeria
Personal Life: Wife,Marriage And Kids
Imeh Bishop is currently married to the love of his life , Idara Saviour. They got married on October 17, 2013, at the Insight Bible Church, Uyo. They have two beautiful daughter together. This is a blessing and it doesn’t get better than this.
- 2012 2012 Best of Nollywood Awards Comedy Movie of the year Okon lagos 2 Won
- 2013 2013 Best of Nollywood Awards Comedy of the year Okon goes to school Won
- 2013 2013 Nollywood Movies Awards Best Actor in Supporting Role Udeme Mmi Won
- 2014 2014 Best of Nollywood Awards Best Comedy of the year I come Lagos Won
- 2016 2016 Nigeria Teen Choice Awards Comic Actor of the year(English) Nominated
- 2016 2016 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards Best Actor in a comedy Caught in the Act Nominated
- 2017 2017 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards Best Actor In Comedy The Boss is Mine Won
- Udeme mmi
- Okon goes to school
- Sak Sio 2012
- Silent Scandals
- The Head Office
- Okon Lagos
- Jump and pass 2013
- The place
- Okon on the run
- Okon and Jennifer
- Udo Facebook
- The Boss is mine
- The champion
- Okon the driver