RMD (Richard Mofe Damijo) – Biography

Full Name: Richard Mofe Damijo

Stage Name: RMD

Place of Birth:  Warri, Delta State, Nigeria


Date of Birth:  July 6, 1961

Marriage status: Married to Jumobi Adegbesan

Children: 4

Education:  Degree in Theatre Arts from University of Benin & Degree in Law at the University of Lagos.

Languages: English


Occupation: Actor, Writer/Producer, Politician

Awards: African Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role (2005)

After graduating from the university, Mofe-Damijo took part in a television soap opera in the late 80’s called Ripples. Before then, he had a stint with Concord Newspapers and Metro Magazine as a reporter. Out of Bounds was the first film for which he received a writer/producer credit. In 2005 at the maiden edition of the African Movie Academy Awards Mofe-Damijo won the award for Best Actor in a Leading Role.

Mofe-Damijo was married to the late May Ellen Ezekiel, a foremost Nigerian journalist popularly known as MEE. After MEE’s death in 1996, Mofe-Damijo married Jumobi Adegbesan. He has four children.

Mofe-Damijo is currently the commissioner for Culture and Tourism in Delta State, Nigeria.



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10 Responses to "RMD (Richard Mofe Damijo) – Biography"

  1. Etienne Mformem says:

    my best actor ever.Love u RMD.

  2. Bukola Gbogboade Ajilore says:

    HBD RMD.God richly bless you and may you be 104.5years.

  3. Taiwo Tunde Davis says:

    Happy birthday, my role model..

  4. Ciara Blige says:

    I love omotolla ramsey noah and ikpe.

  5. Anonymous says:

    dont steal from Wikipedia and and not credit them, just wrong

  6. Okafor Chinedu Joseph says:

    Richard has been my role model ever since i watched violated and i hv been looking All over shop to shop to know if i could get dt movie but i never did plz is there a way i can see d movie or plz Richard is there a way i can see u face to face coz i hv never seen u in my life execpt movies i am Chinedu,banker dis is my number 08038813433 thanks hope to see u someday


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