#ManCrushMonday 5 reasons we're in love with Odunlade Adekola

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Odunlade Adekola

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Our Man crush today is the proficient Nollywood actor, Odunlade Adekola.

Below are five reasons we can't stop crushing on him:

1. He's witty

play Odunlade Adekola on set of movie (Instagram)

You can't deny it, Odunlade is hilarious. Not only in his movies but real life too.

He's also known for his epic comebacks in movies. There's no slowing down in the presence of this actor.

2.Prolific actor

Watch Odunlade Adekola, Afeez Abiodun in new movie "Asa" play

Watch Odunlade Adekola, Afeez Abiodun in new movie "Asa"


Odunlade who was once under the tutelage of the late Isola Durojaiye, popularly known as Alasari is arguably the most famous Yoruba actor presently.

He started his movie career in 1996 and joined the Association of Nigeria Theatre Arts practitioners that same year.

In 2014, he won the category of 'Best Actor' at the Africa Movie Academy Award and is popular for movies like "Taxi Driver: Oko Ashewo," "Baba Super," "Ila Owo."

3. Local Champion

play Odunlade Adekola (Instagram)

Because who doesn't want a local champion in their life?

4. Bad boy

play Odunlade Adekola movie scene (Instagram)

All round bad boy. He's got that good boy looks but bad boy reputation.

Like he would pray with you but do something nasty when you aren't looking.

5. He also lives that baby boy life

play Odunlade Adekola (Instagram)


At least once in a while.

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