Francis Awe Net Worth
Francis Awe made money by Actors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Francis Awe earned $86 Million. Exact sum is $86000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: Nigeria
Profession: Actor, Composer, Soundtrack
Education: Obafemi Awolowo University
Spouse: Omowale Awe
Children: Asabi Awe, Babatunde Awe
Movies: Cold Dog Soup
Wikipedia Source: Francis Awe
Francis Awe is an omoba of the Yoruba tribe of Nigeria. He is said to be a master of the Nigerian talking drum. His grandmother was the one who discovered his talent when he was only two months old. Every time there would be drums being played he would cry. So one day his grandmother decided to take him to a place where there were drums being played. Francis would stop crying as soon as he heard the drums. The grandmother did this on three different occasions and finally she introduced him to the village drummers and they took him under their wing. In 1981 Francis earned a degree in Dramatic Arts at The University of Ife in Osun State, Nigeria. After graduating he got a job as a drummer and Chief Cultural Assistant at The University of Lagos, Centre for Cultural Studies. Soon after decided he wanted to come to America and go to school at The California Institute of the Arts. There he received a bachelors degree in World Arts and Cultures.