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Peter Fatomilola Biography
Chief Peter Fatomilola was born on January 16, 1946, is a Nigerian dramatist, film actor, poet and prolific playwright.
|Date of Birth:||January 16, 1946|
|Age:||77 years (2023)|
|Place of Birth:||Ifisin-Ekiti in Ido-Osi Local Government area of Ekiti State, Nigeria.|
|State of Origin:||Ekiti State|
Early Life and Education
Fatomilola was born on January 16, 1946, to Chief Abraham Ojo Fatomilola and Mrs. Elizabeth Fatomilola in the town of Ifisin-Ekiti in the Ido-Osi Local Government area of Ekiti State, Nigeria.
He is the son of Chief Ifa Priest known as the Oluwo (Olu-awo, which translates to “Lord of the Oracle”). It is thought that this impacted his portrayal of a herbalist in a Nigerian movie. His mother came from the Kwara State town of Isare-Oge.
He joined the Olokun Theatre ensemble in 1967 while being mentored by the late Professor Ola Rotimi, a celebrated playwright and dramatist at the University of Ife, now known as Obafemi Awolowo University. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts from Obafemi Awolowo University, where he also serves on the faculty.
Peter Fatomilola Career
He played the first Papa Ajasco, the lead in Wale Adenuga’s debut comedy movie. He had been in a number of renowned Nigerian films, including 1997’s epic African film Sango, which Wale Ogunyemi and Obafemi Lasode produced. He has played the priest in a number of Yoruba films.
Peter Fatomilola Movies
- Papa Ajasco
- Rise of the Saints
- King Invincible
He has multiple wives, one of which, Iya Fat, sells regional remedies and herbs at a market near the Obafemi Awolowo University.
He has eleven kids. He also holds a number of chieftaincy positions throughout Yorubaland, including Oluwo (Chief Ifa Priest) in Ifisin-Ekiti, where he was born, and Amuludun in Ile-Ife.
Peter Fatomilola Net worth
Peter Fatomilola has an estimated net worth of $100,000. Peter Fatomilola is a popular Nigerian dramatist, film actor, poet and prolific playwright.
Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)
Who is Peter Fatomilola?
Peter Fatomilola is a popular Nigerian dramatist, film actor, poet and prolific playwright.
When was Peter Fatomilola born?
He was born on January 16, 1946.
How old is Peter Fatomilola?
He is currently 77 years old as of 2023.
Where was Peter Fatomilola born?
He was born in Ifisin-Ekiti in Ido-Osi Local Government area of Ekiti State, Nigeria.
Where is Peter Fatomilola from?
He is from Ekiti State, Nigeria.
What is Peter Fatomilola net worth?
Peter Fatomilola has an estimated net worth of $100,000.