Today is the birthday of Nollywood superstar, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde. She was born February 7, 1978 to Mr. and Mrs. Shola Jalade. She attended Christland Nursery School and Oxford Children School (both in Lagos) for her primary school education. She attended Command Secondary School, Kaduna for her secondary school. She attended Yaba College of Technology, where she studied Estate Management. She is married to Capt. Matthew Ekeinde Jnr., and they have four children.
The fist movie in which she featured, was Venom of Justice (1995). Since then she has gone on to establish herself as a major actress, and international superstar. She has featured in over 250 movies, some of which are Ties That Bind, A Private Storm, Ije, Beyonce & Rihanna, Careless Soul, Total War, Games Women Play, Last Wedding, and Daybreak.