Have you wondered about Odunlade Adekola state of origin? The home state of this amazing Nigerian actor and singer may surprise you. It is different from the state, where the talented actor was born. Keep reading to find out the place from where the famous actor originates and other top facts about him.
Odunlade Adekola’s state of origin and education
The favorite of millions was born on the 31st of December 1978, so Odunlade Adekola age is 39. He is a Nigerian singer, actor, director, and producer. He is also famous for his recent movie “Adebayo Aremu Abere”.
Although actor Odunlade Adekola was born in Abeokuta, which is the capital of the Ogun state, the actor originally is from the state called Ekiti. This state is located in western Nigeria and is home to a lot of famous Nigerian entertainers.
After going to St John’s Primary School and also St. Peter’s College in Abeokuta, he continued his education in Moshood Abiola Polytechnic.
Top facts about Odunlade Adekola’s career and personal life
- Odunlade Adekola’s acting career started at a very early age. Not a professional one, but the interest in acting young Odunlade expressed even during church meetings. He and his friends would help with organizing every event in church (the Christ Apostolic Church, Lafenwa, Abeokuta), and they used to play jesters. Odunlade also used to write “scripts” for some comedy plays with two characters included (Odunlade and his friend).
- The serious change in his acting career was made in 1996 when Odunlade joined the Association of Nigeria Theatre Arts practitioners. He was a student of Nollywood actor Durojaiye.
- Adekola has acted in more than 100 Yoruba movies.
- Odunlade receives a lot of awards for his fantastic acting job. In April 2014, Odunlade took the Africa Movie Academy Award, as best actor of the year.
- In December 2015, he started his musical career.
- Odunlade Adekola is happy with his married life and lovely wife. His wife name is Ruth Adekola. Odunlade Adekola family was blessed with four amazing, cute sons.
You also can find something interesting about Odunlade Adekola in the post about his biography.
Odunlade Adekola is a talented in-demand actor, happy father and dad, from the beautiful state of Ekiti. We are sure that the indigenes of this state are proud of Odunlade Adekola.