Ayo Ayoola biography: State of origin, family, movies, is he married?

Ayo Ayoola biography: State of origin, family, movies, is he married?

Ayo Ayoola is a popular Nigerian actor, speaker, and singer. The musician to prominence when he won the fifth season of Project Fame West Africa, a popular reality TV show, in the year 2012.

Ayo Ayoola
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Ayoola has played significant roles in various web series and movies such as Skinny Girl In Transit, The Men’s Club, If I Am President, Isoken, and Everything In Between.

What interesting facts from the Ayoola Ayolola biography do you know?

Profile summary

  • Birth name: Ayobami Ayoola Ayolola
  • Date of birth: January 12, 1987
  • Place of birth: Kano, Nigeria
  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn
  • Age: 33 years old (as of September 2020)
  • Nationality: Nigerian
  • Career: Actor, singer, speaker

Ayo Ayoola actor biography

The celebrity was born on January 12, 1987. Ayoola Ayolola state of origin is Kano, Nigeria, but he moved to Lagos to build his career.

While not much is known about the Ayoola Ayolola family, it is known that he is the first of five children.

How old is Ayoola Ayolola?

As of September 2020, the actor is 33 years old.


Ayo attended two primary schools in Kano State, and for his secondary school education, he attended Crescent International School, Kano, and Binta International School, Ejigbo Lagos State.

The actor studied Biochemistry at Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State.

Career in music

The star rose to prominence when he won the fifth season of Project Fame West Africa, a popular reality TV show, in 2012. As a result, he was gifted a car, 2.5 million Naira cash price, and a year recording deal.

Ayo Ayoola biography
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The celebrity previously participated in Nigerian Idol, a singing contest, but he was evicted in the first round after making the final 12.

Some of his songs are:

  • Ayawa
  • Duplicate ft Ill Bliss
  • Ayawa (Prod. Dj Coublon)
  • Freedom (#bringbackourgirls)
  • Ochanya Ft Phyno
  • Yago (Prod. By Dj Coublon)
  • Give Me Love
  • Halleluyah (Prod. By Dj Coublon)
  • Sugar ft. Seyi Shay
  • Love U

Ayo Ayoola acting career

In 2015, he joined acting and suspended his musical career. Since then, he has been featured in many films.


Some of Ayoola Ayolola movies are:

  • 2015 - Fifty as MC
  • 2017 - Isoken as Seye
  • 2017 - Little Drops of Happy as Femi Ojo
  • 2017 - Ever After as Akin
  • 2018 - If I Am President as Zinachi Ohams
  • 2019 - The Bling Lagosians as Yoruba Demon
  • 2019 - The Set Up as Bamidele Esho
  • 2020 - Ojai as The Professor

Television series

Below are some of the TV shows that Ayo Ayoola has been part of:

  • 2015 - Skinny Girl in Transit as Mide
  • 2017 - Jemeji as Oviyon
  • 2018 - The Men's Club as Aminu Garba
  • 2018 - Shagayas and Clarks as Chidi Clark

Is Ayoola Ayolola married?

The actor is not yet married, but he revealed his girlfriend as the love of his life; he shared her photo on his Instagram page.

The actor also has a son. In an interview with PUNCH, he disclosed he and the child's mother have a wonderful relationship.

Speaking about how fatherhood has changed his life, the actor said:

Of all the things that have changed me, fatherhood has impacted me the most. There is an unspoken sense of responsibility that comes with it. I understand that my decisions affect my son’s life. There is a little human who looks up to me and calls me ‘dad’;­­­­­­­­­ someone who cries to me when he is disappointed and reaches to me for comfort.

Social media presence

The celebrity is active on Instagram. He has at least 192k followers under the username ayo_olla.

Ayo Ayoola is a famous Nigerian singer, actor, and speaker. The celebrity has led a successful life in the years that he has been in the entertainment industry. His biography is one of the most interesting ones among Nollywood actors and he is a great inspiration for most young and upcoming actors.

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