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Odunlade Adekola Net Worth, Biography, And Career

Full NameOdunlade Adekola
Date of BirthDecember 31st, 1978
OccupationActor, Producer
SpouseRuth Adekola
ParentsMr. and Mrs. Adekola
Net Worth$2 Million
Odunlade Adekola Bio-data

Who is Odunlade Adekola?

Odunlade Adekola is a Nigeria actor, producer, singer, and an overall entertainer who is known for his multi-role capability and his great sensation for acting.

In this article, I will be revealing to Odunlade Adekola’s net worth, biography, career, and other things you need to know about him.

Odunlade Adekola Biography

Odunlade Adekola was born on December 31st, 1978, in Abeokuta, Ogun State. He grew up in his hometown where he had completed his primary and secondary education at the St. John’s Primary School and St. Peter’s College respectively.

After completing his basic education, Odunlade Adekola attended the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic where he had obtained a Diplomatic certificate before furthering in 2018 to the University of Lagos where he had obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration.

Odunlade Adekola Career

While at a very young age, Odunlade Adekola had started writing scripts for short movies that he and his friend starred in. Apart from that, he is also said to have been a jester and always put in talent into practice during church programs.

Odunlade Adekola began his acting career officially in 1996 when he joined the Association of Nigeria Theatre Arts practitioners. Before that, he was said to have been a student of the late theatre legend, Ishola Durojaiye popularly known as Alasari.

Odunlade Adekola since his entry into the film industry has starred in lots of Nollywood movies some of which he act majorly as the Lead character.

His music career began in December 2015 after he released his first debut studio single and since then, he has been doing well also in the music industry.

Odunlade Adekola is the founder and CEO of the Odunlade Adekola Films Production (OAFP).

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Odunlade Adekola Net Worth

Odunlade Adekola Net Worth
Odunlade Adekola Net Worth

As of 2020, Odunlade Adekola’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million which he made from his career as an actor, entrepreneurship, and ambassadorial deals.

It is also recorded that Odunlade Adekola happens to be the richest Yoruba Nollywood actor.

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Odunlade Adekola Family Life

Odunlade Adekola is happily married to his wife, Ruth Adekola, with whom he tied the knot in 2003.

The couple are happily blessed with four wonderful children all of which are male.

Odunlade Adekola Awards

  • 2017 City People Movie Award for Yoruba Movie Personality of the Year (Male)
  • 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Award for Best Actor (Indigenous)
  • 2018 Nigeria Entertainment Award for Best Actor (A Million Baby)
  • 2014, 2015 City People Movie Award for Best Actor of the Year (Yoruba)

Odunlade Adekola Best Quotes

“If you think you have not made it today to your expectation, check what you are doing. If you are good with it, keep doing it.”

Odunlade Adekola

“Whatever the government does not support would have a hard time succeeding”

Odunlade Adekola

“One should never get tired of seeking knowledge beacause the world is dynamic and ever-changing”

Odunlade Adekola

“There is always a price to pay for whatever you want to achieve in life”

Odunlade Adekola


Speaking of the Yoruba aspect of Nollywood, Odunlade Adekola happens to be one of the greatest actors of all time who has starred in over a hundred movies. His action and sensational way of acting make him show some great uniqueness.

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