Bolaji Ogunmola is a popular Nigerian actress and an aspiring producer.
She was born on April 21 in Lagos, year of her birth not known.
Ogunmola had her primary education at Philomena Nursery and Primary School, Ebute Metta Lagos, before proceeding to Ibadan for her secondary school.
She later studied Business Management and Entrepreneurship at the National Open University of Nigeria.
Ogunmola is an alumnus of University of Ilorin and trained professionally at the Royal Arts Academy as an actress.
Her Acting Career
Ogunmola began her acting career when she participated at the 2013 Next Movie Star reality show.
She made her debut in a movie, ‘Okon Goes to School’, a movie that shot her to fame and recognition in Nollywood. Her brilliant role in that movie paved the way for her roles in subsequent movies.
Ogunmola has so far starred in several Nollywood movies, some of which are:
• Tough Love
• Sobi’s Mystic
• All Shades of Wrong
• Okon Goes to School
• Out of Luck
• On Bended Knees
• Squatters (season 1)
• Lekki Wives (season 1)
• Jenifa’s Diary (season 1)
• Living Next to You
The highly creative and talented Nollywood star is beautiful and endowed with a good physique.
She explained that her feminine figure, body language, charismatic movement and acting talents all made her a complete entity in acting. In her own words, “…if one is viewed as more pronounced than another, it doesn’t make her less valuable as an actor”.
Ogunmola has indeed made a big name for herself in the movie industry and was listed one of the five most promising Nollywood actresses by Newsguru.com for her role in Sobi’s Mystic.
In an interview with The Punch, Ogunmola describes her double role as Aida/Mystic in the film as the most challenging in her career.
Her Role Models
Ogunmola cited key players in the industry like Biodun Stephen, Mo Abudu and Oprah Winfrey as her role models in the business of film-making.
Awards and Nominations
Bolaji Ogunmola has in the course of her acting career received two nominations notably as:
• Best Up-coming Actress of the year (English) at the 2018 edition of City People Movie Awards.
• Best New Actress (English) also at the 2018 edition of City People Movie Awards.
Her Personal Life
Bolaji Ogunmola is not yet married. Speaking to Vanguard on her marital status, Ogunmola explained, “I am single but not searching. I am independent and working hard to make money”.
She also maintained in an interview that money was a core ingredient in a successful relationship and added that though she is more attracted to light-complexioned men, she would not encourage bleaching of any form.
Her Net Worth
Bolaji Ogunmola is currently a household name in the Nigerian Movie Industry, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $300,000 dollars.