Sam Obiago Biography, True Life Story, Age, Family, Lifestyle And How He Died
Sam Obiago is a famous Nollywood actor, producer and television personality who died in December 2021. He mainly appears as king, titular boss, eldest, father and uncle in epic, action-packed, tragic and glamorous films alongside Zubby Michael, Ken Erics , Regina Daniels, Yul Edochie, Chika Ike, Destiny Etiko, Chizzy Alichi, Rachael Okonkwo and many others Nollywood Stars. He is very gifted, skillful, creative and talented in acting and interpreting film roles. He is very good at interpreting his roles and able to fit into any character that film directors and producers in Nigeria give him.
Sam Obiago is one of the most prominent actors in the Nigerian film industry, commonly known as Nollywood. He is very handsome, gifted, skilled, creative and talented. He is also an interesting figure in the Nigerian film industry popularly known as Nollywood. He has been in the Nigerian film industry popularly known as Nollywood for over a decade, mostly starring in epic and traditional films.
Sam Obiago was born and raised in the state of Kaduna in northern Nigeria. He completed his primary education in Asaba, Delta State in south-southern Nigeria and obtained his First School Leaving Certificate there. He then moved to Lagos State in southwestern Nigeria for his secondary education and obtained his West African Senior School Certificate.
Sam Obiago is originally from Asaba Delta State in the south-southern part of Nigeria. He entered the Nigerian film industry popularly known as Nollywood in 2013 and began attending film auditions and appearing as a supporting character in films. He rose to prominence after starring in several Nollywood blockbuster films. In several Nollywood films, he always plays a king, a traditional ruler, a traditional prime minister, a titular boss, an elder, a husband, a father and a father-in-law.
After completing his primary and secondary education, Sam Obiago went to the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) in Enugu and received a Diploma in Mass Communication. He then went to the Federal University of Technology Akure in Ondo State, South West Nigeria and obtained a bachelor’s degree in mass communication and a master’s degree in mass communication. He has been described as one of the most sought after actors in Nigeria and also one of the most talented actors in Nigeria.
Sam Obiago has been described as one of the fastest rising Nollywood actors in Nigeria who has carved a niche for himself in the bogus industry and is currently trending as one of the most outspoken actors in the Nigerian film industry popularly known as Nollywood. Aside from acting, Sam Obiago is also a film producer and has produced a number of films. Films he has produced include Village Runs, Jealousy a Poison to the Heart, The Love of a Father and Daughter and many more. Sam Obiago is currently married with beautiful children.
Sam Obiago has acted in more than 100 Nollywood films throughout his acting career. Movies he has acted in include The Love of a Father and Daughter, My Decision, The Ashawo Maid, Magic Dragon, When a Beautiful Girl Loves a Kitchen Boy, Village Runs, Jealousy a Poison to the Heart and many more . He is always known for starring in epic traditional films as the king, traditional prime minister and titled chief alongside several Nollywood celebrities.
Sam Obiago had an estimated net worth of over $600,000 before his death, making him one of the richest and most influential actors in Nigeria. He is also very popular on social media with half a million followers on his official Instagram account and Facebook page. He received the Lifetime Achievement Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Sam Obiago is also considered one of the best box office hits. Sam Obiago is also considered to be one of the most sought after actors in Nigeria and also one of the best actors in Nigeria. Sam Obiago is indeed a great figure in the Nigerian film industry popularly known as Nollywood.
Before Sam Obiago entered the Nigerian film industry commonly known as Nollywood, he had a successful banking career at Ecobank Nigeria from 1991 to 2001, Ecobank Transnational Incorporation from 2001 to 2005, Banquet Atlantique (Barclay’s Bank) from 2005 to 2007, Access Pan Africa (Access Bank) from 2007 to 2009 and Success Finance Ivory Coast from 2009 to 2011.
In 2011 he founded his own company Fincraft Sarl and is currently CEO of the company since 2011. In 2012 he became an investment advisor and filmmaker. He is currently CEO of Fyntrans Limited, filmmaker and investment advisor. He is bilingual (French and English). His recently produced film is Grievous Oath.
Sam Obiago has been nominated for a number of awards for his acting career. Awards for which he has been nominated include Most Promising Actor in Nigeria at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards, Best Actor in Drama at the Africa Movie Academy Awards and Best New Act to Watch at the Best of Nollywood Awards. He also received an Industry Merit Award for Best Actor in Traditional Epic Films at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
The Nigerian film industry, popularly known as Nollywood, was plunged into the cold arms of death following the death of veteran actor Samuel Obiago. The talented actor passed away in the early hours of December 23, 2021, three days before Christmas. According to information we have gathered, it has been reported that the talented actor has been suffering from a stroke for some time which was treated but sadly he passed away on Thursday 23rd December 2021 in the early hours at 2am.
Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) President Emeka Rollas confirmed the news of his death on Thursday, saying the iroko had fallen. The actor, popularly known as Daddy Sam by his peers, had a career in banking before quitting banking for acting.