Sola Sobowale Bio, Age, Husband, Children, Career, And Net Worth

Who is Sola Sobowale?

Sola Sobowale is a Nigerian influential film actress, screenwriter, film director, and film producer with an estimated net worth of $450,000.

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She had her big break in 2001, in the premiere of Nigeria’s popular television drama series Super Story: Oh Father, Oh Daughter.

The actress is multi-talented and currently she is one of the most influential actress in Nigeria and Africa at large.

Bio Data

Full Name: Sola Sobowale
Date of Birth: 26 December 1965
Age: 57 years
Gender: Female
State of Origin: Ondo State
Nationality: Nigeria
Career: film actress, screenwriter, film director, and film producer
Net Worth: $450,000
Marital Status:  Married


According to Sola Sobowale was born on 26th December 1965 in in Ondo State, south-western Nigeria. She was born to Joseph and Esther Olagookun. Both her parents worked as teachers. Joseph was a retired principal while her mother, Esther Olagookun, a former headmistress.

However, Sola Sobowale attended both her primary and secondary school in Ondo State after which she proceeded to University of Ibadan.

At the University of Ibadan she pursued Music. Compelled by her love and passion for acting, she switched to study theatre arts and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Theatre Arts.

Moreover, she began her careerin TV series and in 2001, she had her big break in the premiere of Nigeria’s popular television drama series Super Story: Oh Father, Oh Daughter.


Sola Sobowale born in 1965 always celebrate her birthday every 26 December. Currently the successful Nollywood actress with an estimated net worth of $450,000 is 57 years. She is one of the oldest in the industry that still handle roles perfectly.


The super talented actress is married to the former corporate executive director of EKO Hospital Oludotun Sobowale.

No minding being on the limelight, the actress is among the actresses that knows how to handle career with family.


Sola Sobowale and her lovely husband Oludotun Sobowale have 5 children together. Among their children is a set of twins named Taiwo Sobowaleand Kehinde Sobowale. However, the name of her other children is not publicly made available.

The couple’s set of twins were involved in the scriptwriting of the movie, Nectar.


Before Sola Sobowale’s film and TV career, her parents wanted her to be a teacher like them. However, she disagreed she argued with the reason that teachers were not well compensated.

Tunji Oyelana convinced Sola’s parents that acting is a noble profession. Sola Sobowale debut in the industry was through the help of her brother-in-law, Tunji Oyelana who doubled as an actor, singer and lecturer at the University of Ibadan.

After joining the Nigerian movie industry Nollywood, she started starring in TV series.

Sobowale had her big break in 2001, in the premiere of Nigeria’s popular television drama series Super Story: Oh Father, Oh Daughter.

She established herself as a household figure in the Nigerian film industry and this can be attributed to her outstanding performances in movies like Sura the Tailor.

Moreover, she became a member of the Awada Kerikeri Group.Her films served as proof that she had been honing her acting abilities in that location.

Later, the creative Sola Sobowale made a debut in her career as an actress. Ever since she came to the limelight, she has starred alongside other famous actors like Adesua Etomi, RMD, Segun Arinze, Nse Ikpe-Etim, Toni Tones,Tina Mba, Titi Kuti, Sharon Ooja, Kunle Remi, and many others.

Also, she has starred and produced several Nigerain movies. Some of her dbut movie include:

  • Asewo To Re Mecca
  • Diamond Ring
  • Outkast
  • Ayomida 1 & 2
  • Dangerous Twins
  • Family on Fire
  • The Wedding Party 1 & 2
  • Hustle
  • Christmas Is Coming
  • King of Boys
  • Gold Statue
  • Shadow Parties
  • In Case of Incasity
  • King of Boys: The Return of the King
  • Aníkúlápó

Net Worth

Sola Sobowale success in the movie industry gave her a good net worth wich made her one of the richest actresses in Nigeria.

Currently, her net worth is estimated to be $450,000 which made her one of the highest earning actresses in Nigeria.

However, Sola Sobowale’s good net worth can be attributed to her acting carreer.

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