Jacky Ido

Active - 2005 - 2013  |   Born - May 14, 1977 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso  |   Genres - Comedy, Drama, War

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  • Raised by African parents, Ido grew up living between Burkina Faso and the Paris suburb of Stains.
  • In his 20s, started his own theater company called Le Replik.
  • Came to prominence in France as a slam musician under the guise of John Pucc'Chocolat, a name Ido came up with on the fly, which reflected his love of chocolate and cappuccinos.
  • Wrote the songs for the 2010 musical Monsieur Luxure.
  • Counts his idols as martial artist Jackie Chan, novelist Samuel Beckett and Burkina Faso's late revolutionary leader Thomas Sankara.