Hanks Anuku Biography, Age, Net Worth, Wife, Twin Brother, Wiki, Movies

Hanks Anuku is a Nigerian-born Ghanaian veteran actor, entertainer, and TV personality, known for his villainous roles in numerous Nollywood films. He has acted in several films since coming to the limelight in 1993. This biography post will talk about Hanks Anuku biography and everything about the veteran actor.

Hanks Anuku Biography

Early Life & Education

Hanks Anuku Biography
Hanks Anuku

Hanks Anuku is a Nigerian actor, entertainer, and TV personality born on August 27, 1960, in Ibadan State Nigeria, and is from Delta State. He grew up in Ibadan where he had his primary and secondary education. For his education, Hanks Anuku attended Loyola College, Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State, southeast Nigeria where he obtained a WAEC Certificate, after which he proceeded to Auchi Polytechnic where he studied Mass Communication and bagged a degree in Mass Communication in 1981

NameHanks Anuku
Age64 years old (2024)
State of OriginDelta State
Twin BrotherN/A
Net Worth$1 million


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Hanks Anuku’s career started when he joined the Movie industry in 1993 shortly after he returned from the United States of America where he formerly worked as an actor. Hanks became famous in 1994 after he acted in a popular movie “The Senator”.

After the movie, he has been able to manage his fame and has appeared in over 150 movies including “Skeleton” Akidi”, “Django”, “Wild Romance”, and “Dear Sisters”. Hanks has also appeared in blockbuster films alongside popular big actors like Sam Dede, Gentle Jack, Saint Obi, Emma Ehummadu, Jerry Amilo, Jim Iyke, Ernest Asuzu, Alaso Wariboko, and Tom West. He has also received awards in his acting career, including Best Actor in a Leading Role, Best Actor of the Year, and Most Promising Actor in Nigeria.

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Personal Life

Actor Hanks Anuku

Hanks Anuku has a sister Rita Anuku. His sister won the Miss Nigeria in 1986 but unfortunately died in 2015.

Hanks Anuku Age

Hanks Anuku is 64 years old as of 2024. he was born on August 27, 1960.

Hanks Anuku Wife

Hanks admitted that his marriage collapsed after infecting his wife with the deadly HIV. However, his marriage is blessed with three lovely children.

In 2017, Hanks changed his name to Nana Kwame Fifi Kakra and obtained Ghanaian Citizenship of which he said in an interview that he intend to stay in Ghana for the rest of his life. He has also lived in England and Italy.

Hanks Anuku and Lucky Udu
Hanks Anuku and Lucky Udu

Hanks Anuku Movies

These are a few lists of movies Hanks Anuku has acted.

  • Broad Daylight (2001) as Johnny
  • Formidable Force (2002) as Bill
  • Bitter Honey (2005)
  • The Captor (2006) as Lynx
  • Men on Hard Way (2007) as Jones
  • Fools on the Run (2007)
  • Desperate Ambition (2006) as Bosco
  • My Love (2002)
  • Wanted Alive (2001)
  • Rambo
  • Save the child (2005)
  • The Senator 1 and 2
  • Azubuike

Hanks Anuku Twin Brother

Hanks Anuku photo
Hanks Anuku photo

Hanks Anuku has a twin brother, though they are not identical twins, he once mentioned this in an interview in 2021.

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Hanks Anuku Net worth

Hanks Anuku Net Worth

Hanks, a veteran actor has an estimated net worth of $1 million.

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Hanks Anuku is a famous Nigerian actor who has made a lasting impact in Nollywood, known for his iconic villain roles and enduring legacy despite personal challenges.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q. Who is Hanks Anuku Sister?

A. Hanks Anuku’s sister’s name is Rita Anuku, who won Miss Nigeria in 1986 but died in 2015

Q. How many children does Hanks Anuku have?

A. Hanks, has three children.

Q. Where in Hanks Anuku Now?

A. Hanks Anuku is currently in Ghana

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