Woli Arole

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Oluwatoyin Bayegun popularly known as Woli Arole is a Nigerian comedian, actor and an on- air personality. He was born on February 22nd,1990 (age 31).

Early Life 

Woli Arole was born in the city of Ibadan, Nigeria. He had his primary education in Olopade Agoro Apata, Ibadan, and his secondary school education was at Government College, Ibadan. He proceeded to the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University where he studied psychology.He also obtained a degree in filmmaking in 2020 from the Met Film School in the UK.

Career life 

Woli Arole started as an actor and stand-up comedian from Obafemi Awolowo University when he was in 100 Level, which was 2008/2009 as an undergraduate and was one of the top acts during his time in the institution. He gained attention with short videos on Instagram in which he preached the gospel in comical ways. In 2016, he auditioned and became a finalist at the Alibaba Spontaneity contest in Lagos after which he made a viral video which he attacked UNILORIN students. He recently debuted with his live show called ‘The Chat Room With Woli Arole’, on April 8. He acted in a hit movie, “The Call” and other blockbuster movies like Gold Statue and Alakada Reloaded. He recently revealed that comedy has brought him more fame than acting.

Hobbies

Comedy

social media handles

Instagram –  @officialarole
Twitter @OfficialArole
Facebook @Woli Arole

Role and achievements

Best Comedian of the year at the City People’s award
Best Inspirational Song with a message at the Top Naija Music Awards.

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