Mofe Duncan, a renowned Nigerian actor, filmmaker, and TV host, known for his impressive career in Nollywood. Beyond the glitz and glamour of the entertainment world, Mofe is also a savvy businessman, serving as the CEO of 5ive28, an entertainment company specializing in event planning, media coverage, filmmaking, and freelance photography.
Mofe Duncan rose to fame with his standout performance in the 2017 Nollywood blockbuster ‘Dark Past,’ produced by Chika Ike and directed by Serah Donald Onyeachor. Another notable film that contributed to his success is ‘Talking Dolls’ (2017), produced by Marc Adebesin and directed by Sukie Oduwole.
Born on May 28, 1983, Mofe Duncan is the youngest of seven children. His parents are Professor J.T.K Duncan, a distinguished professor and medical doctor, and Mrs. Molly Thomas, a banker. Growing up with five sisters has influenced Mofe’s perspective, leading him to embrace feminism.
Mofe Duncan holds a degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Lagos, shaping his foundation for a successful career in the entertainment industry.
Mofe’s journey began at the age of five as a model for renowned brands like Nestle (Maggi). After university, he transitioned to Nollywood, starring in hit movies such as ‘Dark Past,’ ‘Talking Dolls,’ and making his directorial debut with ‘The Three Kings’ (2018). Additionally, he has showcased his talents as a host for HITV and Rhythm FM.
Mofe Duncan’s personal life has not been without challenges. His marriage to Jessica Ivie Kakkad ended in 2018 after three years. Speculations and rumors surrounded his relationships with fellow actresses, including Stella Damasus and Liz Scott.
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Despite the ups and downs, Mofe Duncan remains active on social media, particularly Instagram (@mofeduncan), sharing glimpses of his life. The actor has found love again, often featuring his non-Nigerian partner on his Instagram page.
Mofe Duncan’s journey from a child model to a successful actor, filmmaker, and businessman is marked by achievements and challenges. His resilience in the face of controversies and commitment to his craft continue to make him a prominent figure in the Nigerian entertainment scene. Follow Mofe Duncan on Instagram (@mofeduncan) and Twitter (@MofeDuncan) to stay updated on his exciting journey.