Hanks Anuku Biography: Career, Awards, And Net Worth

Hans Anuku is a legendary Nollywood actor, producer, entrepreneur and a television personality.He was born on 27th August 1960 in Ibadan, Oyo State in the south western part of Nigeria.Hans is originally from Ibadan, Oyo State in the south western part of Nigeria.Hanks Anuku had his primary school education in Ibadan, and obtained his First School Leaving Certificate, then he proceeded to Loyola College in Ibadan, Oyo State, where he obtained his West African Senior School Certificate.For his university education,he graduated with a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Mass Communication in 1981.

In 2017, Hanks Anuku naturalized as a Ghanaian citizen and relocated to Accra, Ghana with his family after changing his name from Hanks Anuku to Nana Kwame Fifi Kakra Anuku. Unfortunately, Hanks Anuku has renounced his citizenship in Nigeria and is now a certified citizen of Ghana.

Hans Anuku Acting Career

Hans Anuku joined the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood in the early 2000s, when he starred in the movie, “Skeleton”. His awesome performance in the movie paved way for him to feature in 2003 movie, “The Senator”. The Senator won him the Best Actor of the year and established his name as a force to reckon with in the Nigeria movie industry.Hanks Anuku has acted in more than 150 Nollywood movies. Some of the movies he has acted include The Skeleton, The Senator, King of the Jungle, The Captor, My Love, Bitter Honey, Ògìdán, Men on Hard Way, Fools on the Run, Desperate Ambition, Wanted Alive, Force Alarm, Blood Diamonds, and many more. He has also acted alongside the likes of, Sam Dede, Saint Obi, Gentle Jack, Emma Ehummadu, J.T. Tom West, Jerry Amilo, Alaso Wariboko, Ernest Asuzu and Jim Iyke in blockbuster movies.

Hans Anuku Awards

Some awards won by Hans Anuku in his acting journey includes;Best Actor in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards, Best Actor of the Year at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards and Most Promising Actor in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards. Unfortunately, Hanks Anuku is no longer appearing on movies anymore. He has quit the industry and now focused in other businesses.

Hans Anuku Net Worth

According to,Hans Anuku net worth is estimated at $1 million.