Biography Profile: Jumoke Odetola

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Olajumoke Odetola (born October 16, 1983) is a Nigerian actress and Model. She started off her Nollywood career in the English-language cinema, before starring in several Yoruba-language films.

Birth Name Olajumoke Ajoke Odetola
Birth Date / Age October 16, 1983 (age 36)
Birth Place Lagos State, Nigeria
Residence Lagos State, Nigeria
Nationality Nigerian
Citizenship Nigerian
Gender Female
Other Names
  • Binta Ofege
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  • 0
Relationship Status Unknown
Relationship Type Heterosexual
  • Film actor
  • filmmaker
  • producer
  • Model
Years Active n/a – present
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Favorite People
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Body & Measurements
Skin Complexion Medium Skin
Height N/A
Weight N/A
Hair Color Black hair
Body Type Average Body
Religion Christian
  • Yoruba
  • English
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Computer science
Alma mater
  • Abeokuta Girls Grammar School
  • Ajayi Crowther University
  • Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta
Mobile Phone No
Mobile Phone No: NA
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Early Life & Education

She had her secondary education at Abeokuta Girls Grammar School. her first degree was from Ajayi Crowther University, getting a bachelor’s degree in Information and Communication Technology/Computer Science, she then proceeded to Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, where she graduated with a masters degree in Computer Science.


Jumoke disclosed that her decision to venture into acting was contrary to the wishes of her parents, according to an interview with Punch Newspapers. But her fulfillment in the entertainment industry led them to accept her chosen career. She also described her character in Somewhere in the Dark, a film that featured Gabriel Afolayan as her most challenging film role. She has cited Majid Michel as her main mentor in the film industry.


  • Somewhere in the Dark
  • Glitterati
  • Binta Ofege
  • Heroes and Zeros
  • Ebi Tawaani
  • Iwalesin
  • Orun Dopa
  • Super Story
  • Tinsel
  • Papa Ajasco
  • Family Ties
  • Enibimo (2018)
  • Wetin Women Want (2018)
  • Higi Haga 1 & 2 (2018)

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