Richard Mofe-Damijo, RMD as he is widely known and fondly referred to is the biggest male actor to come out of Nigeria in particular and Africa as a whole. He has starred in well over 60 movies and TV Series locally and internationally.
A creative fire-brand, RMD wrote for several prestigious Nigerian newspapers including Concorde and Guardian. In his early 30s he published Nigeria’s first all-gloss magazine for men MISTER which he sold for several millions at 33 years. A man of many parts, RMD is a Writer, Creative Content Creator, Producer, Lawyer, Life-Coach, Public speaker, Master of ceremony amongst other talents.
In 2008, RMD was called to serve in government in his home state, Delta State, Nigeria, 1st as a Special Adviser to The Governor and subsequently as The Honorable Commissioner of Culture and Tourism.
The fact that he was greatly missed by fans all over the world is clearly seen in the way he broke the internet when he returned to the scene and reactivated his social media accounts.
Since his return to the scene RMD has as always been the toast and desire of not just fans but journalists, photographers, stylists, brands, writers and film makers. RMD has since his return starred in Numerous Box Office hits including “The Wedding Party 1&2” “30 Days in Atlanta” as well as hit television series “HUSH”. RMD has also worn the hat of an Executive Producer and has gone on to produce his own hit TV series, The MR X Family Show.
RMD continues to represent Nigeria in the global scene where he stands as an advocate for societal change, joining various campaigns like The Stop Tuberculosis Campaign as well as carrying out his passionate stand against gender based violence and remains a strong advocate for women and children rights.
Having endorsed many brands in the past, RMD is presently brand ambassador for Africa’s largest and fastest growing telecommunications network.
Richard Mofe-Damijo owns one of Nigeria’s foremost PR outfits WHITE WATER LIMITED which he still actively runs alongside his production company RMD PRODUCTIONS LIMITED.
Richard Mofe-Damijo has received numerous prestigious awards and recognitions all over the world. He has won the Lifetime Achievement Award at AMAA 2016, the highest honour any Actor can receive and most recently won the award for Best Actor in a Leading Role at AMAA 2018.
Richard Mofe-Damijo has a Law degree from University of Lagos and was called to the Nigerian bar in 2007.
Richard Mofe-Damijo is a Husband, Father, Grandfather, Actor, Executive Producer, PR Consultant, Lawyer, Business Consultant and Life coach.