Tobi Makinde is a graduate of Physics with Electronics (Bsc) from the Redeemers University, Ogun State. He deviated from his educational training into web programming where he has bagged quite a few certification which includes, but a few; W3schools bootstrap certification, W3schools w3.
Makinde originally hails from Osun State, South-western part of Nigeria.
He obtained his first degree and Masters degree in Theatre Arts from the prestigious University of Lagos.
Tobi Makinde was introduced into acting at a very tender age of 7.
His first role was in the movie “Silenced” as produced by Ralph Nwadike and directed by Tunji Bamishigbin.
Makinde got a lead role in the sitcom “Kamson and Neighbors” at the age of 13.
He came to limelight for his role as ‘Timini’ in Funke Akindele‘s popular TV series “Jenifa’s Diary”.
He has also featured in other numerous projects which also include “My Siblings and I”.
Awards and Nominations
Tobi Makinde got nominated for Young actor in TV series at Emperor Awards alongside Akinola E. Akano.
Tobi Makinde is a fast rising Nollywood star, rated one of the richest and most influential in the industry with a net worth of about $100,000 dollars.