Sunkanmi Omobolanle Biography, Age, Mother, Children, Wife, Father, Movies, House, Cars, Net Worth, and Career

Sunkanmi Omobolanle Biography, Age, Mother, Children, Wife, Father, Movies, House, Cars, Net Worth, and Career

Sunkanmi Omobolanle is a well-known Nigerian actor and director. He is the son of Papi Luwe, the legendary comedy actor Sunday Omobolanle. Sunkanmi has both acted in and directed several Nigerian films.

Sunkanmi appears to be Papi Luwe’s lone child who has followed his father’s professional footsteps. It’s interesting to note that Sunkanmi has developed into a well-known character in several Yoruba films and has since started making his films.

In the Yoruba language film business, Sunkanmi is well-known and a familiar face. He has collaborated with some of the best and most well-known Yoruba actors and actresses and has established himself through time as a gifted and adaptable artist. He is undeniably a lady’s man since he is charming and articulate.

Sunkanmi Omobolanle Biography

NameSunkanmi Omobolanle
Age42 years old
Date of birthMarch 1, 1981
GirlfriendKudirat Abimbola Bakare
Net worth$500,000

Early Life

Sunkanmi Omobolanle (born March 1, 1981). He was born in Oyo State, Nigeria. The actor hails from Ilora, a town in Oyo State, Southwestern Nigeria.


After attending the Tender Age Nursery and Primary School in Lagos, the actor enrolled at the Nigerian Military School in Kaduna State.

Later, the actor went to Olabisi Onabanjo University, graduating with a bachelor’s in business administration.


Initially, Sunkanmi’s father, Papi Luwe, discouraged him from going into acting because he believed that performers received very little pay in the field.

Sunkanmi had nonetheless been acting since he was nine years old. The young Sunkanmi was only active in working at that time since he frequently accompanied his father to the set of the movies.

Sunkanmi Omobolanle Biography, Age, Mother, Children, Wife, Father, Movies, House, Cars, Net Worth, and Career

When Sunkanmi joined the Military School in Zaria after a while, he was forced to take a hiatus from performing. But he decided to concentrate on acting totally when he returned. As previously said, Papiluwe forbade him from becoming an actor because the pay in that field was so pitiful at the time. However, the young man insisted on pursuing his love; the rest is history, as they say.

He is a more well-known actor who has appeared in some films in the Yoruba language. He is also a skilled director. His acting style tends to work best when he plays a newlywed who is either struggling financially or who dabbles in certain fetish practices to become affluent but is confronted with severe consequences far worse than what he was attempting to escape from. He has also performed admirably in the character of the newlywed, who loses patience after an irreparable disagreement with his wife.


His first movie success was in 2007 with Olaide Irawo, followed by Gongo Aso in 2008.

Sunkanmi is known for:

Ofeefe (Mirage) (2019)

Gongo Aso (2008)

Eti Keta (2011)

Personal Life

Sunkanmi is married to Abimbola Bakare. He disclosed in an interview that his interests include meeting individuals with great ideas, having enlightening conversations, traveling, shopping, watching films, swimming, and listening to music. He added that God, his loving parents, and his fans motivate him.

Is Sunkanmi Omobolanle the Son Of Peju Ogunmola?

No! It’s incorrect; Sunkanmi is frequently referred to as Peju’s son. The first wife of Papiluwe, Kudirat Folashade, gave birth to Sunkanmi.

Peju, the daughter of theatre icon Kola Ogunmola, was born in the 1960s. She is also Yomi Ogunmola’s sister, another well-known Yoruba performer. You may remember Yomi Ogunmola’s passing in 2003.

Papiluwe is the spouse of Peju. They had a son named Sola due to her second marriage to him.

Sunkanmi Omobolanle Marriage

Abimbola Bakare is married to Sunkanmi. After almost two decades of dating, the couple wed in 2011. Before she married Sunkanmi, Bimbo resided in Dublin.

Sometime in June 2018, the pair celebrated their seventh wedding anniversary. Additionally, Sunkanmi once admitted in an interview that he would go to any lengths for his wife.

Sunkanmi Omobolanle Biography, Age, Mother, Children, Wife, Father, Movies, House, Cars, Net Worth, and Career

Additionally, the actor frequently expresses his love for his wife on social media. You may find lengthy love letters to Bimbo on any of Sunkanmi’s social media sites. Sunkanmi has frequently stated on his social media profile that getting married to Bimbo was the most excellent thing that has ever happened to him.


He is 42 years of age. Born on 1 March 1981.

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Net Worth

Sunkanmi Omobolanle is a highly acclaimed Nigerian actor and director, widely recognized for his exceptional talent and contributions to the Nigerian entertainment industry. With an estimated net worth of $500,000, he stands as one of the most prosperous Yoruba actors in Nigeria.


Who is the father of Sunkanmi Omobolanle?

Sunday Omobolanle.

Who is the mother of Sunkanmi Omobolanle?

Kudirat Folasade Omobolanle.

How old is Yoruba actor Sunkanmi Omobolanle?

He is 42 years of age. Born on 1 March 1981.

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