Folake Olowofoyeku Bio, Age, Husband, Height, Education, Davie Bowie, Weight Loss

Folake Olowofoyeku
Folake Olowofoyeku

Folake Olowofoyeku Biography

Folake Olowofoyeku is a Nigerian-American actress who rose to fame for her viral role in a CBS sitcom called Bob Hearts Abishola. She is also a very talented musician who moved to the United States to pursue her college studies. Folake even gained more fame for playing guest roles in famous TV shows like How To Get Away with Murder, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Modern Family and White Collar.

Olowofoyeku was born and raised in Nigeria as the daughter of a famous Nigerian politician named Babatunji Olowofoyeku. She grew up as the youngest child in a family of 20 children. Her older brothers are very talented content creators and musicians.

Folake attended a boarding school in Nigeria known as the Igbinedion Education Centre but she transferred to Vivian Fowler Memorial College for Girls. In 2001, Folake moved to the United States at the age of eighteen. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in theater from City College of New York. Initially, Folake wanted to become an attorney but her passion was in acting.

Folake made her acting debut by playing off-broadway plays at the New York City theater. She then made her on-screen debut by playing guest roles in various episodes of popular American sitcoms like How To Get Away with Murder, Law & Order: Criminal Intent and Law & Order Special Victims Unit.

In 2007, she made her film debut by starring in Death Race 2050. The film was released as a sequel to the 1975 original called Death Race 2000. Folak then landed break-out roles in other shows like Transparent and Westworld. She landed her famous role on Bob Hearts Abishola in 2019 alongside Billy Gardell. Folake’s most recent projects are in The Filth (2019) and the new episodes of TV shows like Bob Hearts Abishola (since 2019).

Folake Olowofoyeku Age

How old is Folake Olowofoyeku? Folake is 40 years old as of 2023. She was born on October 26, 1983, in Nigeria, Africa. In addition, Folake celebrates her birthday on October 26th every year. Her zodiac birth sign is Scorpio.

Folake Olowofoyeku Height

Olowofoyeku stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m). She also weighs about 65 kilograms. Folake also has a slim body stature and her other body measurements are 33-26-34 inches respectively. Additionally, Olowofoyeku’s hair color is black and her eye color is black.

Folake Olowofoyeku Family

Folake was born to her parents Babatunji Olowofoyeku (father) and Felicia Olowofoyeku (mother). Her father is a very prominent Politician while her mother is a homemaker. She also grew up as the last-born child in a family of twenty children. Therefore, Folake has nineteen older siblings who are living in Nigeria while others are in the United States. She was named after the first female Senior Advocate of Nigeria called Folake Solanke. Her name is Folake means non-Monterrey wealth according to Nigeria’s native language.

Folake Olowofoyeku Married | Husband

Is Folake Olowofoyeku Married? No, Folake is seemingly single and unmarried. Nevertheless, she was romantically linked to her co-star on Bob Hearts Abishola, Billy Gardell. However, the two are not dating in real life.

Folake Olowofoyeku Weight Loss

Our findings show Folake follows an improved diet and exercises to lose weight. She went from cute and chubby to slim and slender through her regular workouts and dieting.

Folake Olowofoyeku Net Worth

How Much is Folake Olowofoyeku Worth? Folake has an estimated net worth of around $3 million dollars. Her primary source of income is her career as a film and TV actress.

Folake Olowofoyeku Movies

  • 2003 Protesters
  • 2006 When They Could Fly
  • 2008 10,000 A.D.: The Legend of a Black Pearl
  • 2008 Staged Archive
  • 2008 In Search of Mystery
  • 2009 The Child Within
  • 2011 The Beaver
  • 2012 Hellbenders
  • 2014 Gideon’s Cross
  • 2014 Kepler X-47
  • 2016 Female Fight Squad
  • 2017 Death Race 2050
  • 2018 Central & Broadway
  • 2018 The Bride
  • 2018 Armed

Folake Olowofoyeku TV Shows

  • 2005 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
  • 2010 30 Rock Jamaican
  • 2010 Law & Order: Criminal Intent
  • 2010 White Collar
  • 2011 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
  • 2014 Modern Family
  • 2016 How to Get Away with Murder
  • 2016 Westworld
  • 2017 Colony Redhat
  • 2017 The Gifted
  • 2017 Transparent
  • 2019 The Filth
  • 2019- Bob Hearts Abishola