Olatunde Olateju Olaolorun Fagbenle better known as O. T. Fagbenle is a renowned Nigerian-British movie actor, director, songwriter, entertainer, and entrepreneur.
O. T. Fagbenle Early Life
The renowned movie star O. T. Fagbenle was born on 22nd January 1981 to the beautiful family of Mr. and Mrs. Fagbenle in the United Kingdom.
Born in the United Kingdom, O. T is a United Kingdom citizen by birth as much as he is a Nigerian. Plainly, one of his parents is Nigerian.
Being born in the United Kingdom, O. T spent most of his childhood years there.
For O. T’s education, not much is known about his educational background.
O. T. Fagbenle Real Age & Zodiac Sign
Notably, O. T Fagbenle is currently 40 years old. As it was, he celebrated his last birthday on 22nd January 2021.
His zodiac sign is Aquarius.
O. T. Fagbenle joined the movie industry in 2001; he was just 14 years old.
He bagged his first movie role after acting with enthusiasm at the Ritual Theatre Arts. Then, he was given a lead role in an adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth.
As it were, he rose to prominence shortly after the official release of the movie. Afterwards, he trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, where he graduated early and had his graduate debut at the Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester, Les Blancs.
Is O. T. Fagbenle Married?
Um, O. T is not yet married as of the time of this publication. We will, as expected, keep you posted on any subsequent developments about his marital life.
Awards And Achievements
° Appeared in a BBC2 adaptation of Zadie Smith’s novel NW, 14 November 2016
° Fagbenle began the role of Luke in Hulu’s screen adaption of Margaret Atwood’s novel The Handmaid’s Tale, 2017
° Fagbenle flew to Paris with world-renowned theatre director Peter Brook to help workshop and develop Brook’s international production of Tierno Bokar, 2008
° The Royal National Theatre announced that Fagbenle would be cast as the lead in their 2016 production of the Award New York Drama Critic Circle Award-winning play Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.
° Recipient of an Outstanding Achievement Award at the 13th African Film Awards
° Appeared as ‘Mark Lightfoot’ in episode six of the first season of Death in Paradise, 2011
° Won The Handmaid’s Tale award for international Bafta, 2018
° Nominated for Best Male Performance at the Off West End Awards for his ‘charismatic’ portrayal of Slupianek in The Conquest of the South Pole, 2012
° Nominated for his role on The Handmaid’s Tale at SAG Award, 2019
Altogether, O. T. Fagbenle’s net worth is estimated at $1 – $5 million. This, of course, is linked to the fact that he is among the most popular and successful actors in the industry.
Social Media Handles
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