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Kehinde Bankole

Kehinde Bankole

Kehinde Bankole biography

Kehinde Bankole is a Nigerian actress, model and television host. She hosts daytime talkshows including “Soul Sisters” and “African Kitchen”.

Background information

Full Name: Kehinde Bankole

Birth place: Lagos state

Nationality: Nigeria

Famous as: Actress, Model, TV host

Years active: 2003–present

Education: Olabisi Onabanjo University

Nominations: City People Movie Award for Best Actress of the Year (English)

Awards: Nigeria Entertainment Award for Best Supporting Actress

TV shows: Desperate Housewives Africa

Religion: Christian

Kehinde Bankole

Biographical and educational history

Kehinde Bankole was born as the 4th child in a family of six. She has a twin sister who also acts occasionally.

Bankole studied at Tunwase Nursery and Primary School, Ikeja. She studied Mass Communication at Olabisi Onabanjo University but took a break to concentrate more on her modelling career in 2004.

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Modelling career

Kehinde Bankole first entertainment experience was when she auditioned as a contestant in Miss Commonwealth Nigeria pageant in 2003, although she did not win, she claimed the “exposure” was all she really wanted as she made the top 10.

She also had a shot at Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria but could not make the top five list.

After the contract of Genevieve Nnaji expired as a Lux ambassador, Bankole was chosen along with Sylvia Udeogu and Olaide Olaogun to become to new face of Lux in 2007.

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Acting career

Kehinde Bankole made her acting debut during her reign as Lux ambassador in the family drama Super story: Everything it Takes. She has also starred in other Wale Adenuga’s productions like Papa Ajasco and This Life.

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Kehinde Bankole

Talk show host

Kehinde Bankole hosts daytime talkshows including “Soul Sisters” and “African Kitchen”.

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Awards and recognitions

City People Movie Award for Best Actress of the Year (English)

Nigeria Entertainment Award for Best Supporting Actress

She won the revelation of the year award at the 2009

Best of Nollywood Awards, two years after her first screen feature in Wale Adenuga’s Super story.

Reference:
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kehinde_Bankole

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