Kehinde Bankole is a Nigerian model, TV host and actress. Kehinde Bankole was on March 27th in Lagos State Nigeria. She was among the top 10 finalists in the 2003 Miss Commonwealth Nigeria beauty contest and a contestant in the 2004 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria pageant.
Kehinde Bankole has her primary and secondary education in Lagos before proceeding to study Mass Communication at Mass Communication at Olabisi Onabanjo University. However, she took a break to concentrate on her modeling career in 2004.
Kehinde Bankole made her debut in the Nigerian entertainment industry in 2003 when she contested for the 2003 Miss Commonwealth Nigeria beauty contest. Despite not winning the contest Kehinde Bankole claimed she contested to gain exposure.
In 2004, Kehinde Bankole contested for the 2004 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria but could not make it to the top five list.
In 2007, Kehinde made her first debut in the movie industry after she featured as Chinelo in Super Story’s “Everything it Takes”.
She also featured in Wale Adeniga’s Papa Ajasco TV series.
In 2011, Kehinde Bankole featured as President in Two brides and a baby.
In 2012, she played the role of Kikelomo in The Meeting and Zainab on inter Awakening later in 2013.
Other movies she had featured in include October 1, Dinner, Desperate Housewives Africa and so many others.
Kehinde Bankole in January 2018 welcomed her first child with Wole Ojo in London.
Awards & Endorsement
In 2007, Kehinde Bankole alongside Sylvia Udeogu and Olaide Olaogun we’re chosen as the new face of Lux.
In 2014, she was nominated for the TV actress of the year in the 2014 Eloy awards.
Kehinde Bankole is estimated to worth $700,000