Bolanle Ninalowo Biography: Early Life, Career, Awards, Wife And Net Worth

Bolanle Ninalowo

Bolanle Ninalowo came into  Nollywood movie industry like storm, Ninalowo is an handsome  Nigerian actor, a movie producer, an accountant, an entrepreneur,  and talented personality that the Nigerian movie lovers love to  look forward to.

Ninalowo has done well for himself for the fact that he came into the Nigerian movie  industry not so long. Bolanle Ninalowo has been able to put together  a good reputation and a large fanbase for himself.

Ninalowo has been in the music industry for a while, he  also worked as an accountant before going  into the Nigerian movie industry “Nollywood”.

Ninalowo was first known when he featured in the movie “Rebirth” which was released in 2010 but the fame wasn’t that much in the Nigerian movie industry  not until 2014 when he  started featuring  in various movies. Ninalowo  performance in the movies has been awesome and  exceptional,  this made him one of the best male  stars in Nollywood.

As a young and fresh man who has better physique  and tall most ladies want to have some time with him, being attractive draws a lot of female fans to him and also he is generally loved by both male and female fans.

Before we go deep into  discussing  properly on the biography of Bolanle Ninalowo and his Net Worth, below is a quick fact about him.

Full Name:           Bolanle Ninalowo

Nickname:           Nino, Nino B

Date of Birth:     7th, May 1980

Place of Birth:    Ikorodu, Lagos State

Nationality:         Nigerian

Native language:              Yoruba

Education:           Accounting from DeVry University (USA)

Married to:         Bunmi Ninalowo

Children:              Aliyah and Morakinyo Ninalowo

Occupation:        Actor, Movie Producer and an Accountant

Net worth:          $500,000

Instagram:          (@iamnino_b)

Now that you know some information about Nino, let us take you through his full biography if time permits you because you will love to read this.

Early Life

Ninalowo was born in Ikorodu , Lagos State a south-western part of Nigeria  on the 7th of May 1980. Ninalowo was  born into the family of Alhaji Jamu Ninalowo and Alhaja Rualate Ninolowo who are based and probably might be of   Ikorodu Origin.

Ninalowo was the second out of eight children, he spent most of his years growing up in Lagos State and due to the fact he needs to study abroad, Ninalowo moved to the United States and spent 15 good years before returning to Nigeria.

Ninalowo had his Bachelor’s degree in the United States and also used the opportunity to do his Master’s degree. This has added a lot to his CV and on getting to Nigeria he was opened to a lot of opportunities.


Bolanle had most of his growing years in Nigeria, he had his Primary and Secondary School education in Nigeria and furthered his studies to the Higher Institution in DeVry University in the United States of America Chicago to be precise.

Ninalowo After bagging his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, he didn’t waste time, he continued his studies by also having his Master’s Degree in Marketing at Keller Graduate School Management in the USA.


After  school, Bolanle Ninalowo worked in the banking sector and also worked as an accountant with General Growth Properties for some time in Chicago before he moved back to Nigeria and got a job with GTB the popular Guaranty Trust Bank.

As time goes on he started developing an interest in the movie industry and that was when he finally made a decision and he had his first movie debut titled “Rebirth”. The movie acts as awareness on HIV and the stigma faced by those who have the disease.

The movie was a complete success as it premiered in many top cities of America and beyond, he won the award Nollywood Revelation of the Year and this was where his journey in Nollywood started.

Financially the movie doesn’t bring much income, he had to pause and involve in other businesses but after three years he decided to give it a shot again and invitations started creeping in for new movies.

 Ninalowo started his acting career fully in 2014 because that was when he had a rush of invitations from movie producers and he acted both in English movies and Yoruba movies, some of the movies he featured  in are Ordinary People, Desperate Baby Mama, What’s Within, Barrister Seliat, Picture Perfect and many other blockbuster Nollywood movies.

Ninalowo was privileged to work on set alongside Nollywood top stars, the A-list actors and actresses and veterans in the Nigerian movie industry.

Ninalowo worked with the likes of Emem Isong, Regina Daniels, Sola Sobowale, Jide Kosoko, Muyiwa Ademola, Iyabo Ojo, Desmond Elliot, Femi Adebayo, Odunlade Adekola and many others.

He also claimed he draws his inspiration from the Nollywood big wig Richard Mofe Damijo (RMD) who has been in the industry for decades.

Personal Life

Ninalowo biography  and his net worth wouldn’t have been relevant without making mention of his family. He is  happily married to Bunmi Ninalowo. Though the union had its ups and down of which they both got separated and later on came together.

Their union is blessed with two kids, a boy and a girl named Morakinyo and Aliyah respectively, ever since the couple came together their love life has been so wonderful and worthy to be jealous of.

We need to also clarify this controversy about his religion. Bolanle Ninalowo was born into a Muslim family, his dad and mom are Alhaji and Alhaja but Bolanle got converted into Christianity as he claimed he got healed and have peace with his new religion.

“The Bible saved me from frustration”, Actor Bolanle Ninalowo opens up on abandoning Islam


Nino has featured and starred in many Nollywood movies both English and Yoruba, below is a list of movies Bolanle Ninalowo featured in:

Rebirth, 2010

Ordinary People, 2014

What’s Within, 2014

Spotlight, 2015

Desperate Baby Mama, 2015

Road to Yesterday, 2015

Husbands of Lagos (TV Series, 2015-present)

Dark, 2015

3 Is Company, 2015

Shoot to Kill, 2016

Wife for Rent, 2016

Miscellaneous, 2016

Picture Perfect, 2016

The Personal Assistant, 2017

Dagger, 2017

Tiwa’s Baggage, 2017

The Bunglers, 2017

The Patient, 2017

American Boy, 2017

Side Chicks, 2017

30 Years A Virgin, 2017

A Fire in the Rain, 2017

My Wife and I, 2017

Last Affair, 2017

Tesho: The Crossover, 2017

Unveil, 2017

Purple but not Purple, 2017

The Devil and The Red Sea, 2017

Tangled Web, 2017

Next Door Nuisance, 2018

Body of Evidence, 2018

Ghetto Bread, 2018

Divorce? Not Allowed, 2018

Wrong Kind of War, 2018

Bipolar (Amodi), 2018

Black Men Rock, 2018

The Other Wife, 2018

Binta Kolonko, 2018

Wounded Heart of a King, 2018

Night Bus to Lagos, 2019

Coming From Insanity, 2019

Barrister Seliat, 2019

The Enemy I Know, 2019

Ratnik, 2019

Other Businesses & Investments

Ninalowo naturally is a  business lover , his career started from choosing a career path in the management sector which made him study accounting and bag a master’s degree in Management. He is a born entrepreneur, a businessman to the core but how do you excel in business without the right recognition or network?

This is the reason why he actually ventured into the entertainment industry so as to boost the chances of being a successful businessman.

Ninalowo Started operating a record label he called “Diesel Music” but it wasn’t a success so he dumped it and began his acting career, with a person of his caliber who is well educated his family gave him the opportunity to handle their family business which is the auto dealership.

Ninalowo started a perfume brand in partnership with Nino Global Technology which was a Nigerian-owned UK-based tech company the manufactured educational tablets for kids, school apps, software and other gadgets for children.

Nino is also a brand ambassador to many  big firms like the Jagaban Distillers, Baileys, DNJ Properties and so much more just to mention few.


Ninalowo  with his consistency and hard work in the Nigerian movie industry sure deserves a lot of awards and this is why is shelf has been filled with numerous awards. Ninalowo  has gotten a lot of nominations too and also some mouthwatering endorsement deals.

Below are some of his awards:

Revelation of the Year, Best of Nollywood Award – (2012)

Best Supporting Actor of the Year ‘English’ by City People Movie Award – (2017)

Best Actor in a Leading Role ‘English‘ Picture Perfect,’ Best of Nollywood Awards (BON) – (2017)

Best Actor of the Year ‘English’ City People Movie Award – (2018)

Net Worth

Ninalowo’s total net worth is calculated to be over $500,000,  Ninalowo  is a successful Nollywood actor and his wealth is attributed to more than  100 movies he has featured in coupled with other businesses he is into.

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