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Odunlade Adekola 5 things you should know about actor

How well do you know the talented and award winning indigenous actor, Odunlade Adekola? Check out five things every fan of actor should know.

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Odunlade Adekola

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Odunlade Adekola is a talented Yoruba filmmaker, popular for movies like "Taxi Driver: Oko Ashewo," "Baba Super," "Ila Owo," among others.

How well do you know the talented and award winning indigenous actor? Check out five things every fan of actor should know. 

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Odunlade Adekola

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1. The actor was born on December 31, 1978, in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria.

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Yoruba movie actor Odunlade Adekola

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2. The actor is married to Ruth Adekola, and a proud father of three kids. The couple met in 1995, at Christ Apostolic Church, Sabo Abeokuta, at a Night Vigil.

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Odunlade and his wife Ruth

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3. He began acting in 1996. That same year, he joined the Association of Nigeria Theatre Arts practitioners, and was under the tutelage of the late Isola Durojaiye, popularly known as Alasari.

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Yoruba actor Odunlade Adekola and Tayo Sobola  on set of 'Adeori'

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4. On December 10, 2015, the actor announced his debut album, “ ‘Mori’re’, which features soundtracks from all his films.

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Album cover of Odunlade Adekola's album

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5. Adekola is Baba T in “Taxi Driver: Oko Ashewo,” the 2015 comedy movie which caused a lot of buzz, and also received positive reviews.

Watch actor in "Taxi Driver: Oko Ashewo" trailer;

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