Allwell Ademola (Born: August 9, 1982; Age: 40 years old) is a Yoruba Nollywood actress, director, producer, and singer popularly known for her role in the movie You or I (2013) and Omo Emi (2017). Allwell is currently single and does not have a husband.
Allwell Ademola is one of many talented, skilled, and industrious women in the Nigerian film business. She never appears to give up trying to make a real impact among her peers. She was exceptional in the profession because of her flawless role interpretation. She has been rewarded with considerable accolades and has established herself as one of the brightest stars in the field thus far. Here are some interesting facts we can give you about Ademola.
40 Years Old Allwell Ademola is from Ogun State
Allwell Ademola was born on August 9, 1982, in Lagos, where she was raised. She, however, hails from Abeokuta in Ogun State. Not much is known about her parents; however, reports say she is the granddaughter of Nigeria’s first Chief Justice – Adetokunbo Ademola.
Despite the fact that the actress has so far been private about her family, sources have it that she is the first child among her siblings. Ademola grew up in Surulere, Lagos, and had her primary and secondary education in the state. The actress later moved to Osun State, where she had her tertiary education. She graduated from Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, where she got her bachelor’s degree. However, there is no information available relating to the course she studied at the university.
Allwell Ademola Started Acting at the Age of 5
The 40 years old actress developed the desire for a career as an actress at a very tender age. Even before her appearance in the limelight, she had been featured in minor roles in movies and TV series. At age 5, she was featured in the NTA drama Tales by Moonlight and Animal Games. Her first home video was a movie by Cliff Igwe in the early 90s.
The actress started out with English movies in the early years of her career but soon transitioned to Yoruba movies in 2008, when she became very popular. This was the year she appeared alongside veteran actor Jide Kosoko in the movie Eti Keta. She gained wide recognition afterward and has continued to land more significant roles. Her unprecedented success in the Yoruba side of Nollywood made her tilt her focus toward Yoruba movies. However, she also features in English movies.
Ademola Allwell is a Plus-Sized Lady and Her Weight Has Contributed to Her Career Growth
Allwell’s exact weight or height has never been revealed by her, leaving the public guessing. But despite her plus size, Ademola still gets fantastic offers and notable roles in the movie industry. Although she has recounted a number of times she has been embarrassed because of her weight, she also admits that it is an advantage to her.
She plays plus-size roles and explains that life would not be interesting if everyone were slim. The bold and beautiful actress is not engaging in any major weight loss program. She eats normally and is on an average healthy diet like many of her colleagues in the industry.
Allwell Ademola’s Awards
The Nollywood actress won The Best Movie Producer At Yoruba Movie Gist Awards in 2020. For her craft, she has many other awards and nominations, including;
- City People Movie Award for Best Supporting Actress of the Year (Yoruba) 2018
- City People Movie Award for Best Movie of the Year (Yoruba) 2018
- City People Movie Award for Movie Director of the Year (Yoruba) 2018
- City People Movie Award for Comic Actor of the Year (Yoruba)
She is also a Singer and Has Her Own Band
Apart from being an actress, Allwell Ademola is also a singer and has been into music for decades. She has a music band known as Allwell and Company, a twelve-man band that performs at different events. The band started out in 2002 and has released a lot of songs. Allwell’s first album release was in 2006. She has also released singles like; Agbara, Ire, and a few others.
Does Allwell Have a Husband?
Allwell Ademola is currently single. The bold and beautiful actress reportedly lost her fiance to the cold hands of death two months before their wedding years back. The deceased, whose name is unknown, was shot dead by armed robbers. She mourned him for two years and later moved on with his best man.
According to her, her late fiance’s best man was her best friend even before she met her fiance. He was to be their best man at the wedding, but fate had other plans. Their best man had proposed to her after her fiance’s death, having broken up with his girlfriend at the time. However, they dated for eight months and later went their separate ways. Allwell does not have any children.
After her second breakup, she focused more on her career and withdrew a bit from the media. Rumor had it in the past that she was in a relationship with actor Rotimi Salami, but none has been confirmed true as the actor is married. Allwell Ademola does not put up details of her personal life on her social media handles, making it difficult for the public to know her relationship status.