Bagging decades of acting experience, popular Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde has appeared in over 300 films, selling millions of video copies in the last 25 years.
Omotola Jalade Ekeinde MFR is a Nigerian actress, singer, former model, and philanthropist. Omotola is one of the pioneers of the video film era of Nigerian cinema, becoming one of the most watched actresses in Africa.
Giving credence to her popularity and influence in the world of filmmaking, she was honoured in Time magazine’s list of the 100 most influential people in the world alongside Michelle Obama, Beyoncé and Kate Middleton in 2013.
In Azuh Arinze’s book, Success Is Not Served A La Carte, Omotola Jalade’s giant strides are documented. The book is an enlightening collection of one on one interview sessions with 30 high-profiled individuals in the country including; Christopher Kolade of Cadbury/LBS, Tony Ezenna of Orange Drugs, Anselm Madubuko of Revival Assembly, Steve Babaeko of X3M Ideas, Film director, Tade Ogidan, veteran actors, Olu Jacobs, Pete Edochie and Dele Odule, to name a few. The book explores the success stories of these individuals, and also provides key insights into their lives.