Kolawole Ajeyemi Biography: Age, Education, Career

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    Kolawole Ajeyemi (born January 17, 1982) is a leading Nollywood Nigerian Actor (Yoruba) and filmmaker who is married to a top Nollywood actress and producer, Toyin Abraham.


    Real Facts About Ajeyemi

    • Full Name: Kolawole Ajeyemi
    • Born: 17 January 1982
    • Age: 41 years old (2023)
    • Birth Place: Ogbomosho
    • State Of Origin: Oyo State
    • Nationality: Nigerian
    • Occupation: Actor • Film Maker
    • Spouse: Toyin Abraham (m. 2019)
    • Net Worth: N/A


    Early Life & Education

    Kolawole Ajeyemi was born in the ancient city of Ogbomosho, Oyo State on the 17th of January. His year of birth is 1982.



    For high school, he attended Ogbomosho Grammar School where he obtained his West African School Certificate.


    Growing up, Kolawole picked an interest in acting because he had always admired people on the screen. Moreover, his father was a musician. This also helped fuel his decision to follow the career path.

    In 1997, he started acting in stage plays in church and school shows. He trained under fellow actor, Segun Ogungbe who mentored him in the profession.


    Over the years, Kolawole has acted in several movies, producing and directing a couple of them. Some of the movies he has featured in include, Pemisire, Ijongbon, Tani Odaju, Kokoro, Buga, Soto Alapata, Alabe Oru, Orilowo, Onome Aganga, and many others.

    While the movies he has directed include, Were meta, Iwosi, Ajinigbe, Asiseko. Though he hasn’t won any awards yet, he has been nominated for Best New Actor Of The Year (Yoruba) and Best Supporting Actor Of The Year (Yoruba) at the City People Entertainment Awards.

    He founded an acting school, Aje Omo Aje School of Performing Arts in Abeokuta, Ogun State.


    Nwede Chinedu Mishach Popularly known as Rechibee is a Nigerian Content Editor and an Entertainment reporter at Wakadaily. He is a passionate journalist with a core interest in Special reports, Biography, and music journalism.

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