Oluwatoyin Bayegun is his real name. He is a famous Nigerian stand-up comedian, master of ceremonies, known for posting comedy skits online, as well as preaching the gospel in comical ways reminiscent of local prophecies.
Arole was born on the 22nd of February 1990. He is originally from Ikare-Akoko in Ondo State in south western Nigeria.
Woli Arole had his primary education at Olapade Agoro Primary school, Apata and Government College both in Ibadan for his first and secondary school certificates respectively.
He later went to Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife to have a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology.
Arole began his acting career, known for taking brilliant roles in movies. He starred in a hit movie “The Call”, a movie that has the cast of top Nollywood celebrities like Segun Arinze, Etinosa Idemudia, Hafeez Oyetoro (Saka), Yinka Quadri, Ebiye among others.
He has featured in other blockbuster movies like Alakada Reloaded and Gold Statue.
Arole is creative, skillful and exceptionally talented Nollywood actor, gifted in playing brilliant roles in movies. He can as well fit into any character assigned him by movie directors and producers in the industry.
The gifted comic actor revealed that he started acting before doing comedy, but stated that comedy has paid him better than acting. He also revealed that he currently has over 450,000 followers on his instagram and concluded that they have helped him to build an international brand.
Woli Arole also revealed that his work online are more lucrative and have international recognition in US, Uk and other countries of the world, because of its fastness and wider coverage.
Awards And Nominations
Woli Arole is a superstar whose comedy and acting work have received recognition in the entertainment industry. They include:
• Best Comedian of the year at the City People Music Awards.
• Best Inspirational Song with a message at the Top Naija Music Awards.
His Net Worth
Woli Arole is currently waxing stronger in the entertainment industry in Nigeria, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $200,000 dollars.