Born on February 4, 1974 to a Yoruba father from Olowogbowo in Lagos Island, Lagos and a mother from Illah in Oshimili North, Delta State. Desmond Oluwashola Elliot is a very popular Nigerian actor, director and politician.
Air Force Primary School and
later attended St John’s College, both in Jos
Lagos State University – studied Economics and grad. in 2003
Desmond Elliot was influenced by a friend to become an actor. He started playing roles in soap operas like Everyday People, One Too Much and Saints and Sinners and have appeared in over two hundred films. Desmond won best supporting actor in a drama at the 2nd Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards and was nominated for best supporting actor at the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards.