Many Nigerians on social media have expressed concern for veteran Nollywood actor Olu Jacobs as a video of him surfaces online.
Nollywood veteran and thespian, Olu Jacobs is one of the aged icons in the movie industry who has paid his dues over the years.
The septuagenarian was recently spotted in a video that warmed the hearts of many Nigerians online.
Olu Jacobs paid a surprise visit to a movie set alongside his wife and was excited to see some of his junior colleagues, including Uche Jumbo.
In the video, Olu Jacobs, who is known to be energetic and vibrant, is no more as old age has taken a toll on him.
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Although he does not seem sick but looks slim, many Nigerians expressed concern for him while reacting to the video
Actress, Uche Jombo took to her Instagram page with the video, which showed the moment Jacobs paid his wife, Joke Silva a surprise visit on set.
The veteran who donned a pink shirt looked older and seemed to have lost a lot of weight, he was, however, coherent and aware of the situation around him.
A surprised Jombo rushed down the stairs to greet him before giving him a hug, an act that got people laughing.
While some people reminisces on his early days in Nollywood, stating he has done well, others feel sympathy for him that he has lost so much weight. See the reactions below:
peterfreshphotography wrote: Life chai people no still wan understand this life… noting too serious just look at a man that use to be vibrant and energetic but now old age has taken over which will still go round be you rich or poor. Live a good life is not too much to ask for.
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i.am.beauty_full wrote: I don’t want to grow old. The changes that come with age kai
cherrykay1 wrote: Omo old age ehh. He has lost so much weight and the wife kept saying “Uche is here, Uche jumbo” so he will be able to recognise Uche jumbo. Anyways for a man his age, he has done so well.
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priscillaoyin wrote: He lost so much weight omg
talktotonia wrote: Losing weight is not always sickness oh. Sometimes doctor recommends it for a healthy lifestyle.
Popular Nollywood veteran, Olu Jacobs is known for his fatherly role in movies as well as his thick baritone voice