Femi Adebayo Biography

The biography of Femi Lateef Adebayo, a Nollywood actor, producer, politician, lawyer, special adviser to the Governor of Kwara State.

He’s a reputable actor with great value, honour, deeds and character. He’s the son of a veteran actor, Adebayo Salami ( Oga Bello). His name on stage is Jelili or Sonto Alapata.

Femi Adebayo - Biography and Movies Of A Phenomenal Yoruba Actor
NameFemi Lateef Adebayo
Stage NameJelili or Sonto Alapata
Date of Birth31st December 1978
Age43 (2021)
Place of BirthLagos
State of OriginIlorin, Kwara State
Marital StatusMarried
OccupationActor, Producer, Politician and Lawyer
Net Worth900,000 dollars

Femi Adebayo Biography

Femi Adebayo is the son of veteran actor, Adebayo Salami (Oga Bello). He hails from Ilorin, Kwara State. He’s given birth in the southwestern part of Nigeria. His name on Stage is Jelili.


Femi Adebayo Early Life

Femi Adebayo Biography

The son of a veteran actor, Adebayo Salami was given birth on the 31st of December,1978. He was given birth in the southwestern part of Nigeria. He hails from Ilorin, Kwara State.

He’s from a family of 12 children. He’s from a polygamous family. The names of his siblings that are known to the world are Kemi, Sodiq, Lai, Omolara Adebayo.

Femi Adebayo Education

Femi primary school is unknown but he attended C&S secondary school. He went to the University of Ilorin to obtain a bachelor’s degree in Law. He didn’t stop there, he went to the University of Ibadan to obtain his master’s degree in Law.


Femi Adebayo Career

Femi Adebayo Career

He begin his acting when he was 13 years old in 1985. He has been featured in several movies, like; Omo University, Eyitale, Jelili, The survival of Jelili, Wura ati Fadaka and so on.

He became known with a movie he acted ‘Jelili’. He was known for the farce role he took in ‘Jelili’. Aside from acting, he is the founder of J- 15 Media, a film school for performing arts in Ibadan.

He is also the special adviser to the Governor of Kwara, State on arts, culture, and tourism.


Femi Adebayo Parents

Who is Femi Adebayo parent? His mother is Alhaja Risikat Adebayo while his father is Adebayo Salami (Oga Bello). His father is a polygamist. He has 12 children.

Femi Adebayo Father

Femi Adebayo and Father

Adebayo Salami is the father of Nigerian actor, Femi Adebayo. Adebayo Salami is an actor who has been in the Nollywood industry for years.

Femi Adebayo Mother

WHo is Femi Adebayo mother? The mothe of Nollywood actor, Femi Adebayo is Alhaja Risikat Adebayo.


Femi Adebayo Award

Femi Adebayo Biography

He has won several awards and nominations in the Yoruba movie industry. Below is a few of the award he has received;

  • Best actor of the year at City People Movie Awards
  • Best Yoruba actor of the year at the Best of Nolyywood Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria Award
  • Best Movie producer of the year (Yoruba) at the city people Entertainment Award.

First Wife

Femi Adebayo First Wife

Femi’s first wife is Khadijat Adebayo. She gave birth to three children. They divorced due to the fact that she didn’t like his acting career.

They have been dating since university days, she was in year one while he was in year three.


Second Wife

Femi Adebayo family

He married Omotayo Adebayo on the 9th of October, 2016. She gave birth to a son, she didn’t give birth to the child in Nigeria. Femi married Omotayo seven-year after his with Khadijat.

Femi Adebayo Instagram

Femi Adebayo is an active user of Instagram, he cnnects and intereacts with his millions of ffollowers. The actor has 2.5 million followers of December, 2021 with @femiadebayosalami as his username.

Femi Adebayo Net Worth

He is an actor, producer, director and special adviser to the Governor of Kwara State. He has an estimated net worth of 900,000 dollars.



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