Kunle Afod is a household name when it comes to acting, directing and movie production.
Widely known and acknowledged by movie lovers especially the Yoruba movie lovers, he enjoys the love and support of fans across the world.
Born on the 24th of October, 1973 in Lagos, Kunle Afod hails from Oyo state. He grew up on the street of Lagos. He did his primary school in Lagos before relocating to Oyo state to complete it. He then attended Command secondary school in Jos where he finished his secondary education.
While he has acted in over 100 Nollywood movies most of which are Yoruba ones, the actor has also produced worthwhile movies.
He started acting as a student learner under the tutelage of veteran actors among which include Late. Jide Ogungbade whom his mother introduced him to, Ben Tomoloju, Jahman Anikulapo, and Mr Salami known as Adebayo Salami, Blue, Iya Awero and others.
He is widely known for his three movies Odi Ada (2005), Orejomi (2005) and Nkan Agbara (2008). The journey although have been up and down, Kunle Afod have persevered and today he is regarded as a veteran.
Every year Kunle Afod has always celebrated his first daughter who he had long before he got married to Desola, the mother of his four boys. To celebrate his daughter on one of her birthday, Kunle shared her pictures and wrote
“My first fruit …
Angel Oyinkansola Afod
I became a father when you came into my life. You are my “DAUGHTER”. You are precious to me. I am proud to be called your father. To God I pray not to loose nor have the slightest reason to cry over you. Amen.
My Naval personnel…”
In another post he wrote
Happy birthday to my first fruit
God bless you
And protect you
My love for you knows no bound
I use this medium to thank your mum for her care and support over you…
God bless her
I love you Oyinkansola mi