Yemi Solade Biography

The biography of Yemi Solade, a Nigerian actor and producer who was born on the 1st of January 31st, 1960 in the Surulere area of Lagos State.

The veteran actor was born and brought up in Surulere, Lagos State. He hails from Abeokuta, Ogun State capital, southwestern part of Nigeria.

Yemi Solade Biography
NameYemi Etieme Solade
Date of Birth January 31st, 1960
Age62 (2022)
State of Origin Egba, Ogun State
Place of Birth Surulere, Lagos state
Marital Status Married
WifeHannah Marsh Solade
OccupationActor, Producer
Net Worth $500,000

Yemi Solade Biography

Yemi Solade Career

Yemi Etieme Solade was born on the 31st of January 1960 in Surulere Lagos state. His mum hails from Oron in Akwa Ibom State and his dad is from Abeokuta in Ogun state. He grew up in Adeniran Ogunsanya, Surulere.

Yemi Solade Age

Yemi Solade was born on the 31st of January, 1960. He is 42 years old.

Yemi Solade Education

Yemi Solade Education

The actor attended St. Thomas Aquila primary school and Birch Freeman Secondary school in Surulere. He proceeded to the UK to get his ‘A’ levels at Tyhill College in Coventry but didn’t get to finish.

He came back to Nigeria and continued his education at Oyo State College of Arts and Science, OSCAS to prepare for university.

After his college degree, he continued in Obafemi Awolowo University to study Dramatic Arts after being a disco dancer for some time.

Yemi Solade Career

Yemi Solade career

Yemi started acting when he was 17 years during Festac 77, an Arts and Culture festival held in 1977. As a young boy, he was the dance champion in Lagos state for 3 years. He represented Africa in the World dance competition in Spain.

He made his first appearance on stage during a 45mins monologue titled ‘Crazy Youngie’ where he played the role of a passenger and driver.

He shot his first Yoruba film “Oju Inu” which was directed by Wale Adenuga. Yemi is featured in every Wale Adenuga series including Papa Ajasco, Super story, This life, and Odd World. He is popularly known for his role in Voiceless Scream, The widow, and Elevator Baby.

Yemi Solade Marriage

Yemi Solade Family

Yemi is married to Hannah Marsh Solade, a woman he met while on the set of Wale Adenuga’s ‘Super Story’. He got married to Hannah after he divorced his first wife, a Shohurab lady.

His marriage to Hannah is blessed with two children, a girl and a boy named Kola Solade and Femi Solade.

Yemi Solade Wife

Who is the wife of Yemi Solade? The wife of Yemi Solade is Hannah Solade.

Yemi Solade Children

How many children does Yemi Solade have? Yemi Solade has two children, a boy and a girl. They are Kofoworola Ariyinke Solade and Fela Solade.

Yemi Solade Instagram

Yemi Solade is an active user of Instagram with 316k followers as of March 2022. His Instagram handle is @realyemisolade.

Yemi Solade Net Worth

Yemi Solade is a prominent actor in the Nollywood movie industry. He has an estimated net worth of $500,000.


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