Overview Of: Biography of Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade, career, family, net worth
Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade was born on the 7th of February 1978 into the family of Mr Oluwashola Jalade and Mrs Oluwatoyin Jalade née Amori Oguntade in Ondo State. Born into the family of five, Omosexy as she is fondly called is the first child of her parents and she has two younger brothers; Tayo and Bolaji Jalade.
Omotola attended Chrisland School, Opebi in the year 1981–1987, Oxford Children School in the year 1987, Santos Layout, and Command Secondary Schoo, Kaduna in the year 1988–1993. She had a brief stint at Obafemi Awolowo University and completed her studies at Yaba College of Technology in the year 1996–2004, where she studied Estate Management.
Before venturing into acting, Omotola went into modelling to earn a living. She was however introduced to acting through a friend whom she accompanied to an audition. Her first acting role was in the 1995 movie Venom of Justice, directed by Reginald Ebere. Reginald has been cited as launching Omotola’s career. She was given the lead role in the movie, which set the stage for a flourishing career in the Nollywood film industry.