Ninalowo Bolanle, popularly known as Nino, is a Nigerian actor & film producer. In this article, we will be telling you about his biography, birthday, career, movie, net worth, awards and other facts.
Nino who came into Nigeria movie industry in 2010 has made a name for himself through his acting skills.
He is one of the most handsome actors in the industry. In recent years, he has featured in lots of movies example: Dark, Road to Yesterday and ordinary people.
Biography of Ninalowo Bolanle
He was born to Alhaji Jamu Ninalowo and Alhaja Rualate Ninalowo.
He spent 15 years of his childhood in Nigeria. Afterwards, he relocated to Chicago, USA where he spent another 15 years.
Early life and education
Not much is known about his background; such as where he did his primary and secondary education.
However, we know that Nino attended DeVry University in USA and acquired a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
Later, he obtained a Master’s in Marketing at the Keller Graduate School Management, USA.
Birthday & age
Bolanle was born on 7th May 1980. Hence, he is currently 40.
If you are one of his fans, you might want to create some time to send him some good wishes on his special day.
Is Ninalowo Bolanle married? any kids?
The well body built actor is married to Bunmi Ninalowo. Although, the couple were married for 12 years but later went their separate ways.
However, the actor took to his Instagram page recently to share lovely photos of his family, which means that they are back together.
He also confirmed to Guardian.ng that both of them are back together for the better.
The couple has been blessed with two lovely kids a boy, Morakinyo and a daughter, Aliyah.
The tall and hunky actor was once upon a time, an accountant. He worked as an accountant in a bank in the United States of America.
Thereafter, he relocated back to Nigeria, where he worked with Guaranty Trust Bank.
Ninalowo ventured into the Nigerian movie industry in 2010 as a movie producer. He started his acting career with his debut movie titled ‘Rebirth‘.
Nino is a successful Yoruba and English films actor.
Obviously, he is one of the hottest and talented actors in Nigeria. Therefore, getting movie roles was not so much of a big deal to Nino.
Also, as an actor and producer Nino has featured in over 100 movies, here are some of his movies
- What’s Within
- Ordinary People
- Desperate Baby Mama
- Road to Yesterday
- 3 Is Company
- Husbands of Lagos (TV Series, 2015-present)
- Shoot to Kill
- Wife for Rent
- Picture Perfect
- The Personal Assistant
- The Patient
- Tiwa’s Baggage
- The Bunglers
- American Boy
- A Fire in the Rain
- My Wife and I
- Last Affair
- Side Chicks
- 30 Years A Virgin
- Purple but not Purple
- Tesho: The Crossover
- The Devil and The Red Sea
- Tangled Web
- Next Door Nuisance
- Body of Evidence
- Binta Kolonko
- Wounded Heart of a King
- Ghetto Bread
- Divorce? Not Allowed
- Wrong Kind of War
- The Other Wife
- Bipolar (Amodi)
- Black Men Rock
- Night Bus to Lagos
- Coming From Insanity
- Barrister Seliat
- The Enemy I Know
Although he has not come out to say his exact net worth. However, some online sources said as one of the most sought after actors in Nollywood, he has an estimated net worth of $41,000 (N150 million).
Awards & nomination
Here are some of his awards and nominations
- Revelation of the Year, Best of Nollywood Award, 2010
- Best Supporting Actor of the Year ‘English’, City People Movie Award, 2017
- The Best Actor in a Leading Role ‘English‘ Picture Perfect’ Best of Nollywood Awards (BON), 2017
- Best Actor of the Year ‘English’ City People Movie Award, 2018
- Best Actor of the Year ‘English’, City People Movie Award, 2018
Other Interesting facts about Ninalowo Bolanle
Nino once had a record label with Diesel Music which he shut down to concentrate on his acting career.
In addition to that, he runs a car dealership company.
Bolanle also holds a perfume brand. Just recently, he partnered with Ninos Global Technology, a UK-based Nigeria-owned technology company.
The company produces headphones, kid’s tablets, school apps, and other tech devices for children and youths.
He is a a brand ambassador to a couple of companies like DNJ Properties/ Investment ltd, Baileys, Jagaban Distillers, and many more.
Nino separated from his wife for more than five years before coming back together with her again.
After they got back together, Nino in an interview with Guardian.ng, revealed that it was his dad’s advice before he got married that is helping him.
“Love looks like Bunmi to me. A woman who is very traditional and would do anything to please her man. Only God can give a man Bunmi as I do not think of myself or any man worthy.”
Furthermore, he said, “I chose to see things from her view and placed myself in her position. heard her cry and made a promise to myself never to see her cry again.
“I humbled myself to achieve a better life and happiness I enjoy with her today,” Nino added.
In a chat with Sunday Scoop, Nino confessed that he had been turned on onset.
He said, “Believe it or not, it probably happened to me once or twice within my entire career. However, my eyes and mind are always on the prize.”
Speaking in an interview with New Telegraph, the handsome actor revealed taht he first met his wife in 2004.
When I first came back to Nigeria; that was in 2004 for a visit, I met her then and took her to America and at some point, I realised we didn’t have the same goals and objectives in life and things went sour between us,” he said.
“We were married under the America law. I have never had a wedding; my hope was to succeed here and bring her back with my kids and do the right thing.
“So I don’t consider myself as a married man based on that note,” he told New Telegraph
Here’s a summary of Bolanle Ninalowo’s profile:
- Full name: Bolanle Ninalowo
- Date of birth: 7th May 1980
- Age: 40
- State of Origin: Lagos state
- Marital status: married
- Years active: 2010 till present
- Nationality: Nigerian