Femi Adebayo is a Nigerian lawyer, film actor, director, producer. He was born in December 31st, 1978 in Lagos but originates from Kwara state. He is currently one of the sought and famous actor in the movie industry.
Early Life and Personality
Femi Adebayo was born on the 31st of December, 1978 in Lagos state,Nigeria. He was born into the family of veteran actor , Adebayo Salami which he happens to be the first child of the family. He hails from ilorin, Kwara state.
He attended University of Ilorin ,Kwara state where he obtained a bachelor degree in Law and a master’s degree in Law. After then, he proceeded in his educational pursuit as he is currently studying for his Doctorate degree(P.hd) in Law at the University of ilorin.
What is Femi Adebayo’s age?
Femi Adebayo was born on the 31st of December, 1978 which means he will be 41 years old by this year .
Is Femi Adebayo Married?
Femi Adebayo is married to hos first wife, Khadijat who gave birth to three adorable kids(Olatoun, Fadul’raham,Faridah Niniola) for the Veteran actor within eight years of the marriage but turned out be a failure, and went apart after many years of marriage.
He got married his new wife, Omolara Adebayo in 2016. Prior to his second marriage, there were rumours he was dating the popular actress, Funke Akindele.
Omolara Adebayo has never being married before meeting the veteran actor,Femi Adebayo. She had worked as an air hostess before she started her own business.
Currently, she owns a cafe “Iyan Aladuke” located on Montgomery road in Yaba, Lagos state. Their marriage took place in Ilorin, Kwara state which was well attended by a lot of celebrities in the Nollywood industry. He however, revealed that he did a low key marriage he wanted to protect his wife and marriage from the public.
Femi Adebayo was appointed as Member of the state executive council by Kwara State Governor. He was also the special adviser(SA) to the Governor on Arts, Tourism and Culture.
In 2018, the council was dissolved by the Secretary to the State Government(SSG), Alhaji. Isiaka Gold. Prior to the dissolvement of the council he was advised to contest in the next election of the Kwara state house of Assembly by the Kwara State Youth due to his excellent contribution to the growth of Kwara state.
Femi Adebayo started his acting career in 1985 and the same year he featured in his father’s first Movie titled” Ogun Ajaye”.He has starred in many Nollywood and Yoruba Movies. In 1995, he featured in Tade Ogidan’s movie titled Owo Blow. He has many movies to his credit which includes ‘Sonto Alapata’ and among many others.
Adebayo is one of the richest and famous in the movie industry through his hardwork and diligent in handling his movies and roles in those movies. He is the MD/CEO of J15 Media Network.
Awards and Nominations
He has bagged numerous awards in the Nigeria movie industry which includes:
- In 2012, Best Yoruba Actor at BON Awards .
- City People Entertainment Awards as the Best Movie Producer(Yoruba) 2015
- City People Movie Awards as the best Actor of the Year 2017 and many more
You can reach Femi Adebayo on the Social Media platform through the following links
Instagram Handle:@Femi adebayo
Twitter Handle:@Femi adebayo
Femi Adebayo has featured numerous movies which includes:
- Iya Alalake
- Onise Iku
- Ogun Ajaye
- Omo pupa
- Owo Blow
- October 1
- Ladies gang and many others