Odunlade Adekola is a prominent Nigerian actor born in 31 December, 1976 in Abeokuta. He begun his acting career since 1996, long before he rose to stardom in 2003 starring in Asiri Gomina.
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Odunlade Adekola Biography
Although an Ekiti indigene, Odunlade Adekola was born in 1976 in Abeokuta, Ogun State into the family of Adekola.
Odunlade Adekola attended St John’s Primary School, Otun Ekiti before he proceeded to St. Peter’s College, Abeokuta for his secondary school education. He obtained a Diploma in Mashood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY), Abeokuta.
Starting from the church, Odunlade Adekola had been acting since his early years before he was later introduced to the movie industry by a friend. He later joined the Association of Nigerian Theater Practitioners (ANTP) in 1996 and enrolled under the tutelage of late Ishola Durojaiye, popularly known as Alasari.
In 2010, he produced his first movie titled Sunday Dagboru and it was a hit owning to the fact that he had gotten in the minds of many.
Odunlade Adekola Movies
It is difficult to mention all Odunlade Adekola movies or featured in. Some of Odunlade Adekola movies, including movies of 2019, are:
- Adebayo Aremu Abere
- Agbaje Omo Onile
- Alani Pamolekun
- Mufu Olosa Oko
- Sunday Dagboru
- The Vendor
- The Grudge
- 60 Bullets
- Oko Bange
- Ogo Oluwa
Odunlade Adekola Awards
Odunlade Adekola, being a very talented actor who interprets his role perfectly, has won many merit awards including:
- City People Entertainment Awards Best Actor of the Year (2009)
- City People Entertainment Awards Best Actor of the Year (2011)
- African Magic Movie Award for Best Actor
- City People Entertainment Awards Best Actor of the Year (2014)
- African Magic Movie Award for Best Existing Actor in the movie Pepeye Meje
- City People Entertainment Awards Best Actor of the Year (2015)
- City People Movie Awards (2017)
- African Magic Viewer’s Choice Award for Best Actor in A Comedy Film/TV Series (2018)
Odunlade Adekola Wife
The name of Odunlade Adekola wife is Ruth Abosede Adekola and they got married in 2013 and the two have 4 children – all boys – together.
Although there were rumours that he was having an affair with another actress at a time, his marriage remains intact.
Odunlade Adekola Net Worth
Summing up Odunlade Adekola net worth is a bit tasking, but here are some of his “money-makers” we were able to gather:
Odunlade Adekola is a creative and multi-talented actor. He has so much talents and he makes good use of them.
- Although he had been doing the background music for some of movies, he released a song “Arike” in 2019. He previously released one he titled “Omo Baba.”
- He is the founder and CEO of Odunlade Adekola Film Production (OAFP) where he nurtures and grooms talents.
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- In 2015, he bagged an endorsement deal from telecoms giant, Glo.
- 2016: he bagged an endorsement deal from Conoil.
- He is a brand ambassador of Goldberg.
- Odun Adekola is also an ambassador of Revolution Plus Property.
- He is also an ambassador of Western Lotto.
- Odun is notable as an ambassador of Ayoola Foods.
- Odunlade Adekola also has a hotel in Adigbe area in Abeokuta.
In 2013, Odunlade Adekola got into Lagos State University to study Business Administration. He graduated in 2018 and photos of him doing “sign out” filled the Internet.
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You can reach Odunlade Adekola on Instagram.
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