Mustapha Ololade Sholagbade is his real full name. He is a popular award-winning Nigerian actor and movie producer known to feature majorly in Yoruba movies.
He was born on January 1st in Ebute Metta, Lagos Mainland. Year of his birth is not known. Mustapha is the first child of his parents and hails from Abeokuta, in Ogun state.
Mustapha Sholagbade had his primary and secondary education at Kadara primary school, Sojomen Talabi High School, Akute and finally at Nawairudeen Secondary school, both in Ebute Metta, Lagos respectively.
He later obtained OND in Business Administration at the Lagos state polytechnic and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from National Open University (NOUN).
Mustapha also trained as an actor at Odunfa Caucus in 2010.
His Acting Career
Mustapha began acting in Yoruba movies in 2005 playing interesting roles.
He has since featured in several movies, majorly in Yoruba genres of movies including Okunkun and Ife Mi.
Mustapha Sholagbade is also a movie producer with several movie productions to his credit. He has produced and starred in movies like Ina Okunkun, Ife Mi and many others.
Mustapha has a good look, creative, skillful and highly talented actor, known for good interpretation of roles in movies.
He can fit into any character assigned him and he does this to the admiration of his numerous fans who take delight in watching his movies.
He is popular with action and romantic roles in Yoruba movies.
The talented actor has worked with top Yoruba celebrities like Tayo Sobola, Bidemi Kosoko, Jide Kosoko, Funsho Adeolu and many others.
Awards and Nominations
Mustapha Sholagbade has in the course of his acting career won numerous awards which include:
- • Best Supporting Actor of the Year (Yoruba) at the City People Movie Awards.
• Best New Actor of the Year (Yoruba) also at the City People Movie Awards.
His Personal Life
Mustapha was said to have had issues with his baby mama, Adewunmi Fatai, a makeup artist.
He got married to his American based lover in August 2017 and their union is blessed with a son.
Mustapha Sholagbade has made a big name in the Yoruba movie industry, rated one of the richest and most influential with an estimated net worth of about $200,000 dollars.
Mustapha is a social media lover with large fan base. You can reach him on Instagram @mustaphasholagbade