Joke Silva; Biography
Joke Silva Popularly called Aunty Joke by the younger acts in the industry, Joke Silva is a veteran Nollywood actress.
Joke Silva was born in Lagos, she has four siblings, Her mother is a pioneering female doctor who died in July 2015 Her father Chief E.O Silva was a lawyer. She attended Holy Child College in Lagos. She is a graduate of the University of Lagos and the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art in London. At university she was part of a cultural group that included the playwright Bode Osanyin and the singer Stella Monye. Silva took a year off from her studies, during which time she began working as an actress. During the process of her taking a year off she located to England to study drama at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art in London. At first her parent did not support her decision to go into theater and become an actress but later on they became supportive and happy for when she became successful in her career. But During a slow period of her career, she returned to school, studying English at the University of Lagos.