Dele Odule is one of the talented and legendary actors in the Nollywood industry with a lot of footprints and impact. Therefore, many fans are interested in knowing about Dele Odule net worth and his lifestyle.
Dele Odule is an award-winning and talented actor in the Nollywood industry. Being one of the pioneering actors, he has left a lot of impact and prints in the industry. He is currently the President of the Theatre Arts and Movie Practitioner Association of Nigerian (TAMPAN).
The 60-year-old legendary actor is married to Olabisi with grown-up children and possibly grandchildren. Continue reading Dele Odule net worth and biography to learn more interesting details about the talented actor. See the list of richest Yoruba actor and actress
Early Life and Family Background
Dele Odule hails from Oru Ijebu town in Ogun State. He was born in 1961, therefore, Dele Odule age is currently 60 years old as of 2021.
He attended both his primary and secondary school in Ogun State before proceeding to the Muslim Teacher’s Training College where he obtained a Grade II certificate. After which he went to the University of Ibadan where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts. Read about Funke Akindele biography and net worth
After his bachelor’s degree, Dele Odule joined a drama group called Oloko Theatre Group under Mukaila Adebisi where he developed his acting skills. In 1986, Dele Odule made his debut appearance in a Yoruba movie titled ‘Ti Oluwa Ni Ile’ which push him to the limelight.
Since then he has acted in over 200 movies interpreting different roles. He has worked with a lot of actors in the industry both young and old ranging from Odunlade Adekola, Adebayo Salami, Fathia Balogun, Yinka Quadri, Lere Paimo, and so on. Some of the movie Dele Odule has featured in include Omo Olè, Iwe Akosile, Idajo Mi Tide, Eru Ife, Ó kojá Ofin, Survival of Jelili, Kakanfo, The New Patriots and so on.
Being one of the earliest players in the Nollywood industry, Dele Odule has contributed a lot to the industry. He won the Best In Actor Supporting Role by the Yoruba Movie Academy award in 2014. Also, he has been nominated for different awards in different sections. Check out Femi Adebayo net worth and biography
Dele Odule Wife and Family
The legendary actor has been married to his wife, Olabisi for over 20 years. The couple was said to have met in 1988 and gave birth to their first son in 1991 who is currently late. Also, Dele Odule daughter, Esther Odushola Itunu got married some years ago which saw a lot of Nollywood stars in attendance.
In addition, he was rumored to have close to 10 children from different women. Apart from all these, there is little information about the actor’s family as he has kept his life away from the prying eyes of the public. Learn more about Williams Uchemba biography, net worth and marriage.