Wale Akorede popularly known as Okunu is one of the great talented Nollywood actors . Wale Akorede is an actor, a script writer, a director and a producer.
He is popularly recognised for his comic and funny roles most especially in Yoruba movies. He has acted and produced, and directed a large number of movies.
|Date of Birth
|5th of November
|Place of Birth
|Stage of Orgin
|Actor, Script Writer, Director, Producer
Wale Akorede Biography
He was born on the 5th of November in Ibadan where he was raised but he’s an indigene of Ogbomosho in Oyo state.
Wale Akorede Education
After his Primary and Secondary Education, Okunu proceeded to Ibadan State Polytechnic where he obtained a OND Degree’s in fine Arts.
Wale Akorede Career
Although Wale Akorede discovered his acting potentials when he was in Primary and secondary school, but his parents were not in support of him as at that time. When he was done with his tertiary education, he enrolled into business while still aspiring to be an actor, until later the opportunity was presented to him by his fellow prolific actor, Muyiwa Ademola. He started acting in 1984. He entered into acting fully years after after his business and graduation.
Wale Akorede is versatile actor who can handle any role perfectly, but he prefers the farce role because he knows it all over him, and he can just perform it with ease. He is now not only a renowned actor, but also a producer and director who has produced and directed many movies to his credit.
Wale Akorede Movies
Wale Akorede has acted, produced and directed several movies, his most popular movies are Ise imole and Last days.
List of some of his movies are;
- Oba Korope
- Omo olusho
- Iya paiko
- Igbeyawo Rebecca
- Ebun Oluwa
- Abara meji
- Mallam Musa
- Iyawo Baba
- Gbajumo and so on.
Wale Akorede Family
Wale Akorede is married to the love of his life, and their union is blessed with three children; a boy and two girls. He is a proud father who enjoys staying with his family.
Wale Akorede Net worth
Wale Akorede has an estimated net worth of 500,000 dollars.
he is on instagram as okunnu_1