Francis Okoli has his real full name as Francis Ezechukwu Okoli. He is a popular Nollywood actor and model, known for movies like “Crime and Justice” (2015) and “Take Me To Jail” (2017).
He hails from Okpeze, Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State in south eastern Nigeria.
Okoli attended Community Secondary School, Abuloma, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, and Plastabs Comprehensive College, Jos, Plateau state where he obtained his Senior School Certificate.
He later bagged a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Language and Literature from the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State in 2014.
Francis Okoli kick-started his career as a model, and won the prestigious Nnamdi Azikiwe University Campus Pageant Competition “Mr. UNIZIK” in his first year.
The competition shot him to fame and was made a brand Ambassador by a Tummy Tummy Noodles for one year.
Okoli began acting professionally in 2013 when he featured as “Michael” in the movie titled, “The University”, directed by Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen and produced by Donatus Nwobodo.
He has so far starred in several Nollywood movies, some of which are:
• Lazy Husbands
• Royal Staff of Justice
• Heart of Joy
• Crime and Justice
• Merciful Mother
• Love Assurance
• Festival of Moon among numerous others.
Okoli has a good look, creative and exceptionally talented Nollywood actor, gifted in interpreting roles in movies.
He has worked with top Nollywood stars like Nonso Diobi, Tonto Dikeh, Queen Nwokoye, Ken Erics and many others in the industry.
In 2015, Okoli’s popularity grew unimaginably when he played a lead role of “Detective Desmond” in the crime drama movie titled, “Crime and Justice” written and directed by Kenneth Nwache.
He is not yet married but believed to be in a relationship which he keeps top secret from the public and social media.
Francis Okoli is indeed prominent in Nollywood with an estimated net worth of about $300,000 dollars.