Wale Ojo

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Wale Ojo
CitizenshipUnited Kingdom, Nigeria

Wale Ojo is a British Nigerian actor. He started as a child actor in television. He continued acting roles in the UK and Nigeria subsequently.[1][2] He came into prominence in 1995 for his role in The Hard Case. He won the award for Best Actor at the 2012 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.[3][4]


Year Film Role Notes
1989 Behaving Badly Jim Television mini-serial
1998 – 2000 Heartburn Hotel Chidi Ekechi Television serial
1995 The Hard Case The gambler Short film
2011 "Johnny English Reborn" President Chambal
The Guard Doctor Oleyuwo Irish Film
2012 Phone Swap Akin
Big Man
2013 Half of a Yellow Sun (film)
Meet the Adebanjos
2014 When Love Happens
Render to Caesar
2015 8 Bars and a Clef
A Letter from Adam
2016 Ojukokoro
White Colour Black
2017 Alter Ego (2017 film)
Sand Castle
2018 New Money (2018 film)
Lara and the Beat
2019 Another Father's Day
Ordinary Fellows Professor Jega A film by Lorenzo Menakaya


  1. ^ Laju Ayenreka (21 December 2012). "A wife for Wale Ojo". The Vanguard. Retrieved 11 October 2018.
  2. ^ "I started acting 40 years ago with NTA Ibadan wale ojo". Nigeria Entertainment Today. Retrieved 13 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Photos + Full List Of Winners At The NEA". 2012.
  4. ^ Shaibu Husseini (16 July 2016). "Wale Ojo: 'The CEO' and Nollywood's new leading man". The Guardian. Retrieved 11 October 2018.

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