Sola Sobowale was born on December 26, 1965, in Ondo State to Joseph and Esther Olagookun.
Her father was a retired principal and her mother, was a former headmistress. After her primary and secondary education, she got admitted to the University of Ibadan to study Music. But, along the line her passion for acting made her decide to finish with Theatre Arts.
However, after her university conviction, things did not go as planned for Sola.
Nollywood star actress Sola Sobowale has become a household name. With her 40-year career log the Nigerian actress, movie producer, screenwriter, and director has proved that hard work and talent are enviable skills.
The ‘Wedding party’ actress, Sola Sobowale has always accredited her success in the Nollywood industry to God. Her role in movies has been a source of inspiration to many young upcoming actors, recently her career reinventing role in ‘King of Boys’ produced and written by Kemi Adetiba, launched the veteran actress into another dimension of her career.
Ever since the release of KOB(King of Boys) in 2018, Sola Sobowale has been tagged ‘Oba’.
The Nigerian veteran actress, Sola Sobowale is a force to be reckoned with and is one of Nollywood’s most influential actresses.