Nollywood actor and comedian, Ime Bishop Umoh a.k.a Okon Lagos and his wife Idara have welcomed their second child, a baby girl. The couple already have a daughter, Juanita.
The excited actor took to Instagram to share the news.
“God has seen through the successful addition to #okonrepublic a baby girl. Proud to Father this cutie 😍😍 #Juanita now has a tag teammate for giving me “sweet trouble”. Thank you to my lovely wife @idarabishop Love u boo. I’m happy. I’m very happy. I’m very, very happy😀 #happyfather #okonlagos #okonrepublic #iyammi #okonrepublic”
A brief biography…
Ime Bishop Umoh popularly known as Okon is a talented Nollywood comic actor, master of ceremony & a comedian. Ime Bishop Umoh is well known as one of the most popular Nigerian comic actor in Nollywood. He is originally from Ikot Nsit-Ibom Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State located in the southern part of Nigeria. He was born on 30th August 1978 in Ikot Nsit-Ibom, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. He is currently 38 years old.
He completed both his primary and secondary school education in Akwa Ibom State in the southern part of Nigeria. After his primary and secondary education in Akwa Ibom State, he proceeded to the University of Uyo to study Philosophy. He started acting right from a tender age and participated in many dramatic and theatre clubs. He joined Nollywood in 2007 and acted in his first movie “Uyai” which is an indigenous movie.
He rose to fame after starring at the blockbuster movie “Okon Lagos” produced by Emem Isong. According to him Emem Isong helped to change his life from grass to grace. He is one of the most gifted actor in Nigeria. He has acted in over 100 movies which include Okon Goes to School, The Boss is Mine, Silent Scandal, Okon Lagos, etc.
He met his wife in Akwa Ibom at a wedding ceremony in which he was officiating as a master of ceremony (MC). In October 2013, he got married to Idarra Saviour at the Insight Bible Church Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. The wedding was a hot cake which took place in Uyo, the capital of Akwa Ibom State with many celebrities in attendant.
Their marriage is blessed with two beautiful daughters.