Quick Facts Isaach de Bankole

  • NameIsaach de Bankole
  • Birth Year1957
  • Birth month08
  • NationalityIvorian
  • Birth Place Abidjan
  • EthnicityNigeria-Yoruba
  • Profession Ivorian actor
  • Net Worth$11 million
  • Eye ColorBlack
  • Hair ColorBlack
  • MarriedYes
  • Married to Anthony Wilson, Cassandra Wilson
  • Education University of Paris
  • ChildrenAisha, Shade, Jervis

Isaac de Bankole is an Ivorian actor. Being active in the entertainment industry since 1984, he has done over fifty films including Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai, Jim Jarmusch’s Night on Earth, Coffee, and Cigarettes, The Limits of Control and Black Panther.

Is Bankole married? How much net worth does Isaach de Bankole have? To know in details about Bankole’s career as well as personal life read the whole article.

Who is Isaach de Bankole? Bio and Wiki

Isaach de Bankole was born on 12th August 1957 to Yoruba parents from Benin. As per his bio, De’s birth sign is Leo and birthplace is Abidjan. As per some wiki, his grandparents are from Nigeria.

De Bankole holds Ivorian citizenship and belongs to mixed Nigeria-Yoruba ethnicity. As per his education, he studied Acting at Cours Simon and gained a Masters from the University of Paris.

How much net worth does Isaach de Bankole have?

The notable actor, Isaach de Bankole has a net worth of $11 million as of 2019. No doubt, he earned this bulky amount from his acting career as an actor. Well, he has featured in many movies TV series and theatre through which Bankole obtains an immeasurable sum of fortune.

As per the sources, Bankole earns over $3 million as a salary and also his income and earnings are also in a good position. In addition, he has not signed an endorsement deal yet.

American superhero film Black Panther grossed over $1.35 billion, starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Forest Whitaker, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Angela Bassett, and few others.

The movie becomes the ninth highest-grossing film in North America and was the highest-grossing movie of the year in the U.S. His next successful movie Casino Royale earned $600 million at the box office.

Now, we know, Isaach de has a pretty successful career and most of his films have collected huge collections. Therefore, we can say that he enjoys his life lavishly.

Is Isaach de Bankole Married? Then who is his Wife?

In the past, Isaach de Bankole was married to Cassandra Wilson. His ex-spouse is well known American jazz musician, songwriter, producer and vocalist from Jackson, Mississippi. 

CAPTION: Isaac de bankolé and his former wife Cassandra Wilson


The husband and wife tied the knot in the year 2000 in front of family and close friends. Sadly, the lovebirds enjoyed their married life when the connection finally came to end result divorce. 

The former wedded couple officially got divorced in 2003 after being in matrimonial bond for one year only. However,  the couple hasn’t shared the actual reason behind the divorce until now. They are blessed with 2 daughters named Aisha and Shade.

CAPTION: Isaach de bankolé with his 2 daughters

SOURCE: Yvoir Magazine

Bankole’s former wife Cassandra previously married with the guy named Anthony Wilson. They got married in 1981 and divorced in 1983 after 2 years of wedding. Further, she is the mother of his son whose name is Jervis.

After the divorce, there is no information regarding his love affair or any relationship with someone. As of 2019, the relationship status of Isaach de is unknown, as none of them has renewed his recent relationship status.