Toheeb Jimoh Biography
Toheeb Jimoh is a British actor known for his roles as Sam Obisanya in Ted Lasso and Anthony Walker in the BBC One television film Anthony. Starting from 2023, he will star in the TV series “Power” starring Reed Morano.
Jimoh was born in England to a family of Nigerian origin. He grew up in Nigeria and England. After that he went to Norwood School. Jimoh studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and graduated in 2018.
Jimoh began his acting career playing Anthony Walker, the victim of the 2005 hate crime spree, in BBC One’s Anthony. Anthony Walker, the victim of a hate crime, was killed in a film about Walker’s life that was broadcast on BBC One in 2005. He later played the role of Marcus in the Amazon series The Feeder. He has since appeared in stage productions, appearing in A Midsummer Night’s Dream at A Well at the Crucible in Sheffield in 2020, and before coronavirus directed the Almeida Theatre’s six-act Christmas production of Nine Halls One. In “Lessons and Hymns.” 19 blocks.
Additionally, Jimoh is taking on a Nigerian role in the next Amazon thriller series Power (based on the novel by Naomi Alderman), in which he plays journalist Tunde. He had previously appeared in Wes Anderson’s film “The French Dispatch”. When Jimoh auditioned for Ted Lasso, the character of Sam Obisanya was written in Ghanaian and had to be changed to Nigerian to reflect Jimoh’s character. His performance received rave reviews and positive reviews from the audience.
He was also nominated for the 2020 I Talk Telly Best Breakthrough Award. Ted Lasso, along with its cast, was nominated for the 2021 Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance in a Drama Series and Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Comedy Series. 2022 74th Primetime Emmy Awards for Cast in a Comedy Series.
Toheeb Jimoh Age
Toheeb is 25 years old as of 2023. He was born on April 15, 1997 in England. He also celebrates his birthday on April 15 every year.
Toheeb Jimoh Height and Weight
Jimoh stands at a height of approximately 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m). It weighs 70 kg.
Toheeb Jimoh’s Wife
Toheeb is now single and seems to be focused on his work. He also did not reveal about his past relationships or dating. He successfully managed to put his private life under the spotlight.
Toheeb Jimoh Family
Jimoh was born in England to a family of Nigerian origin. He lived in Nigeria for many years and returned to England when he was seven. However, information about his parents and studies have not been made public.
Toheeb Jimoh Movies and TV shows
- London Kills( 2019) as Leshae Hobbs.
- The Feed(2019) as Anthony ( 2020) as Anthony Walker,
- Ted Lasso (2020) as Sam Obisanya
- The French Dispatch(2021) as cat
Toheeb Jimoh’s Net Worth
Jimoh has an estimated net worth of around $ 1 million to 2 million dollars which he has acquired from his career as an actor.