Kunle Adegbite revealed how Ogogo inspired him into acting. The Nollywood Yoruba actor Kunle Adegbite has revealed how Ogogo encouraged and inspired him into acting. Ogogo adviced me to go to school before taking up acting as a profession which i did and today i am seing the fruit.
He was a guest in one of the pupolar Yoruba programme ‘Gbajumo leto’. He narrated his journey into the world of fame in Yoruba movies industry. Kunle Adegbite appears in most Yoruba movies and he is now one of the favourite Yoruba movie star.
He had a friend who is the cousin to Ogogo, he approached his friend to plead on his behalf for Ogogo to teach him how to act that was shortly after his secondary school education. But Ogogo adviced him to further his education before he ventured into acting. He did the exactly what Ogogo told him today he is happy for the step he took.
Kunle Adegbite had his tertiary education in Ogun State Polytechnic and Ibadan Ploy for National diploma ND and higher National HND respectively. Kunle briefly work with NEPA now PHCN before he ventured fully in Nollywood industry.
He mentioned some key Yoruba actors that also inspired him. Kunle listed the likes of Yinka Quadri, Jide Kosoko, Femi Adebajo, Ayo Adesanya, Uncle B, Faithia etc. he said his mentor is Ofala.
He starting out with acting but in 2011, he added directing to his job. According to him, Lara Arumu introduced him into directing.
Kunle Adegbite has 9 movies in his credit and feature in so many Yoruba movies.