Francis Polo is a native of Lagos, Nigeria. It wasn’t until the age of 16 that he moved to the United States to pursue his life-long dream of becoming an actor. Francis spent his childhood studying his favorite theatrical actors, going through thousands of films over the years. He got his first U.S exposure at age seventeen when he appeared in a Pepsi Commercial and soon found himself in a variety of television commercials and independent films. Francis went on to refine his skills at Columbia College Chicago where he received a Bachelors in Film & Video. He also attended renowned training centers such as Act One Studios and Second City Chicago.
After many successful years with Lily’s Talent Agency and Factor Models in Chicago, Francis decided to advance his career by relocating to the Los Angeles area. He now lives in Studio City, California where he continues to devote his time and energy to his career.