Biography: Joseph Benjamin (Nigerian Actor)
Joseph Benjamin is a multi-talented Nigerian Nollywood actor who got his big break as the co-host of MTN Project Fame West Africa Season II (a reality TV show). The handsome Nollywood Nigerian actor is blessed with two lovely children, a 10 year old daughter and 7 year old son.
Nollywood actor Joseph Benjamin made his first screen debut appearance in a popular television program titled ‘Tales by Moonlight‘ where he acted as a homeless child. His first movie was in 1993, and is titled Crossroads.
Award-winning Nollywood actor Joseph Benjamin, is from Kogi State, Nigeria and holds a Diploma in Computer Literacy from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. He is currently studying Philosopy at the University of Ibadan. A multi-talented actor, he is also a model, musician and compere.
Some of Joseph Benjamin’s movies are Tango With Me, Mr. & Mrs, and Married But Living Single. Recently, the tall handsome actor won the African Actor of the Year award, at the 2012 African Film Awards.
Is Joseph Benjamin Married or Single?
Joseph Benjamin is still married to his wife of 8 years, but is now somewhat single. This is because the chocolate skin Nollywood actor is currently separated from his wife; it was a mutual agreement between the couple. Until official divorce papers have been signed, the handsome Nollywood actor is still married.
Nollywood Actor Joseph Benjamin Children
As we mentioned earlier, Nollywood actor Joseph Benjamin is blessed with two adorable kids. He has a 10 year old daughter, and a 7 year old son – both of which the Nigerian actor spends quality time with regardless of his Nollywood fame.
In a recent interview with BellaNaija, Joseph says he is still committed to his kids and would continue to love and care for them. “I’ve been separated for a year now but we still keep a good relationship, and our separation was a mutual agreement. She is a good woman but I could not go on with the union anymore seeing the foundation it was built on was untrue. I have two wonderful children – a ten year old daughter and a seven year old son. They are an integral part of my life; their mum and I have a very good arrangement on how to balance their lives and make sure that psychologically they are stable and unaffected by our separation.”