Sola Fosudo Biography Net Worth, Awards, Career

Sola Fosudo is a Nigerian born actor, director, and academic, best known for his extensive work in film and television. He was born on September 18, 1958, in Lagos, Nigeria. Sola Fosudo is a highly respected figure in the Nigerian film industry, having worked on numerous films and television shows throughout his career.

Early Life and Education

Sola Fosudo grew up in Lagos and attended St Gregory’s College, Lagos. After completing his secondary education, he went on to study Theatre Arts at the University of Ibadan, where he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree. He later obtained a Master’s Degree and PhD in Theatre Arts from the same institution and also went on to teach at the university level for over a decade.


Sola Fosudo began his acting career in the 1980s, appearing in a number of television shows and movies. He is best known for his role as Reverend Ifeanyi in the popular TV series, Family Circle. He has also appeared in several Nollywood movies, including Living in Bondage, Breaking News, and Thunderbolt. Sola Fosudo has also directed a few movies and TV series, including Top Crust, Everyday People, and Edge of Paradise.

Aside from his career in acting and directing, Sola Fosudo is also an academic who has taught at various universities in Nigeria. He has also published several academic works on theatre and drama.

Personal Life

Sola Fosudo is a private person and does not reveal much about his personal life. Thus, not much is known about his marital status or family life.

Net Worth

Sola Fosudo’s net worth is estimated to be around $750,000 US dollars. In naira, his net worth is around 299.8 million Nigerian Naira; in Canadian Dollars, his net worth is around $960,000 CAD; in Ghana Cedi, his net worth is around 4.4 million GHS; in Kenya Shilling, his net worth is around 53.7 million KES; in South Africa Rand, his net worth is around 11.3 million ZAR; in Uganda Shilling, his net worth is around 2.7 billion UGX and in India Rupee, his net worth is around 55.1 crores INR.

Sola Fosudo is a highly respected figure in the Nigerian film industry and continues to be one of its most prominent figures. His work as both an actor and academic has made him an influential presence in both fields.


Title Year
Living in Bondage 1992
Ashanti 1979
Thunderbolt 2000
Family Circle 1997-1998
Everyday People 2017
Edge of Paradise 2018

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Awards and Nominations

Sola Fosudo has been nominated for and won several awards for his work in the Nigerian film industry, including:

  • The 1994 AMAA Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Deadly Affair
  • The 1997 City Peoples Entertainment Award for Best Actor for his role in Afopina
  • The 2016 Africa Movie Academy Lifetime Achievement Award

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