5 Amazing Facts and One Thing Omotola Jalade Isn’t Scared Of

1. She has passion for widows: Speaking at the first event to kick start her five-day birthday celebration tagged #Omotola4point0, she says

“I have always had a soft spot for widows and orphans for many years now because I can relate to their plight. My mum was a widow for 10 years before she passed on about 16 years ago. I am also an orphan, so I’d know what it feels like to be an orphan.”


Not afraid of getting old: Speaking tp TW MAgazine, she says:

“I’m not afraid of getting older; I’m afraid of not being fulfilled, like I didn’t do everything I could do.” Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde


3.She came into limelight after she made her debut  in the critically acclaimed film, “Mortal Inheritance” in 1995 and as continued to be a force to reckon with since then.

4.After shooting roughly 300 straight to video movies, Omotola received her first cinematic movie role in the 2010 film, Ije. The film, shot on locations in Jos, California and Los Angeles was the highest grossing Nollywood film at the time. That was the movie that reunited her with her Genevieve Nnaji.

5.In interview with Premium Times last June, the actress she doubts she’d be married now if she hadn’t married early. For her, her early marriage is her biggest blessing.

6. Getting raunchy in movies is something she can do as long as playing the sex scenes is necessary to be included in the film. So before you get uncomfortable, the actress says her husband as no problem with it and he is has biggest fan