Salami Rotimi Biography

The biography of Salami Razak Rotimi, a Nigerian actor, producer, director and scriptwriter who does act his role in a professional way.

Salami Rotimi was born on the 30th of November in the Surulere area of Lagos, the economic hub of Nigeria.

Salami Rotimi Biography
NameRotimi Razak Salami
Date of BirthNovember 30
Place of BirthSurulere
State of OriginOgun State
Wife Jumoke Arinola
Net Worth $500,000.


Salami Rotimi is a Nigerian actor, producer and director born on the 30th of November in Surulere, Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria.

Early Life

He was in Sureulere but grew up at Ajangbadi both in Lagos state. He was born into a family of 5. Rotimi is the first son out of 2 boys and 3 three girls.

Educational Background

Rotimi started his education at St. Mary’s Nursery and Primary School, in Ajangbadi, Lagos and proceeded to Abeokuta Grammar School, Abeokuta in Ogun State.

He furthered his education at Lagos State University where he bagged a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology.

He later proceeded to New York Academy in the United State Of America where he obtained a Diploma in Film Directing.


Rotimi passion fr acting started at his tender age when he was in primary school. He was an active member of a drama club in his primary school.

In 2007, he started his professional acting after signing up for auditions tirelessly, he landed his first role in a movie titled “Unknown revenge”.


Salami Rotimi Family

Rotimi Salami has a wife and two children. He got married to Jumoke Arinola Salami in June 2015.


Salami Rotimi Wifre

Rotimi Wife is Jumoka Arinola Salami. They got married in 2015 and the union has been blessed with two children. Salami revealed that it was his wife that stopped him from quitting acting.


Salami Rotimi Children

Salami Rotimi is blessed with two children. a male and a female. They are products of his 2015 marriage with Jumoke Arinola. The girl’s name is Bliss Salami


Salami Rotimi Mother

The mother of Salami Rotimi is Mrs Salami. She celebrates her birthday on the 13th of June.


Salami Rotimi Father

The father of Salami Rotimi is Mr Salami. He was born on August 12, 1959. Salami Rotimi who celebrated his father last year when he was 62 said his father Mr Salami is a champion, he lost his dad at 10years of age.

He added that he dropped out of school to start struggling on his own but today, he has 4 graduates because he never gave up.


Rotimi Salami has won several notable awards. Some of them include;

  • Best Actor in Nigeria – Africa Movie Academy Awards.
  • Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards
  • Most Promising Actor – BON Awards 2016.
  • Most Promising Act to Watch – City People Entertainment Awards.


Salami Rotimi is an active user of Instagram. His username is @salamirotimi

Net Worth

Rotimi Salami is one of the Nigerian actors with affluence and influence. His net worth is an estimated $500,000.


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