Nollywood actor BIGVAI JOKOTOYE is a full time movie Producer and actor.
Born on 13th of August, to the family of late Pastor and Mrs Jokotoye, from Ajaawa Ogbomosho state Nigeria, while his mum hailed from Cotonou Benin Republic, Attended Ilofa Grammar school before proceeding to University of Ado-ekiti. May 2001 he lost his dad Pastor Jokotoye, and after his fathers death,he couldn’t continue his education and so he decided to live on his Gods given talents which is acting. Hes a guitar lover and also been into music for a while as well.
Bigvai Jokotoye started acting way back in 1987 with church drama group of C.A.C Erin-ile Kwara state where his father was a pastor, but delved into it professionally in 2001 and he had been featured in over 50 movies both English and Yoruba, Adenuga soaps, KuruKuru, Jenifa, ikudoro, Abowaba, Ireoluwa to mention few, also produced films like Epe ana and the rest.
Awards and nominations.
Bigvai Jokotoye has had an handful of awards and nominations. City people best supporting actor 2014, Best actor mapoly, Abeokuta 2014, YIA California, best actor, Nominated for YOMAFA awards, best supporting actor. Nominated for Yoruba movie academy best upcoming 2013,
In the year 2013, he was involved in a paternity scandal with his ex girlfriend Bukky Ajayi.
Hes relocated to California, and in April 2016 he got married to his Love of his life Adetokunbo, and he’s been happily married since then.