If you are interested in knowing more about Desmond Elliot’s family; wife, parents, siblings, and children, including their pictures, then this article is for you.
Desmond Elliot is a very popular figure not just in the Nigerian movie industry, seeing that he is beginning to make waves in the Nigeria political scene.
Desmond Oluwashola Elliot popularly known as Desmond Elliot is one of the biggest and most popular Nollywood actors in history. He has featured in over 200 movies so far.
To see a list of all the movies he has acted so far, Read also: Desmond Elliot’s list of movies, Awards, and Nominations.
Is Desmond Elliot married?
Yea, the handsome actor has been married for over a decade now, he even celebrated his 15th wedding anniversary with his wife, Victoria Elliot on December 26th, 2018.
Desmond married his wife, Victoria Elliot, on December 25th, 2003, after courting for eight years. The wedding ceremony took place in Akwa Ibom state, which happens to be his wife’s state of origin.
Speaking in an interview, he said ” my wife means the whole world to me. I appreciate my wife and I married her basically for love and nothing else. She is so understanding and caring… ” Awwwnnn…
Victoria Elliot, Desmond Elliot’s wife
Victoria Elliot hails from Akwa Ibom state. She graduated from the University of Jos, Plateau State, where she studied Mathematics.
She worked briefly in the bank until she finally resigned and switched into sales and distribution of Nollywood movies. Today she is one of the major distributors of Nollywood movies.
Back in their University days, the pair did not always get along well, they always had contrasting views on the same issues
She is currently a co-manager with her husband, managing their film production company called Denziot productions.
Desmond Elliot’s children
The lovable actor and his beautiful wife have four beautiful children (two sets of twins). The first sets of twins are two boys; Denzel Elliot, and Desmond Elliot Jr.
Four years later, they had another set of twins (boy & girl) which they named Donald Elliot and Dawn Elliot.
Speaking in an interview with Golden icons in 2014, Desmond admitted that raising the kids is tough especially as a double set of twins, but said it’s fun and he’s looking forward to having more kids in the future because he loves kids.
Desmond Elliot’s Parents
Desmond Elliot was born to a Yoruba father, Pa. Ezekiel Sunday Elliot Aka “Sunny boy of Texas” currently late. He died on 21st January 2019 at age 89. The actor shared photos of his father’s obituary poster on his Instagram page.
Late Pa Ezekiel and his wife who happens to be from Delta state were blessed with Five children with Desmond being the first.
Speaking in an Interview, Desmond stated that he could speak the three major Nigerian Languages (Igbo, Hausa, and Yoruba).
Although unconfirmed reports said his father married two wives and had 11 children in total, we don’t know how true that is.
Desmond Elliot’s siblings
Desmond Elliot is the first child of his father, he has four younger siblings named Chinedu Elliot, Femi Elliot, Funmilola Elliot, and Segun Elliot.
We don’t know much about his siblings so this is pretty much all the information we can relay to you.
This is all about Desmond Elliot’s family on our desk now, but we’ll keep you posted on any interesting fact that shows up.