Mike Afolarin is a prolific Nigerian actor, movie producer, television/radio host, and a compere. He started his acting career professionally many years ago and has melted the hearts of many fans throughout his entire career. He has been actively involved in the Nigerian movie industry and maintained his giant strides both locally and on the foreign scene. His passion for acting started at a very tender age making him popular once he hit the TV screens. Mike discovered at an early age that one of the best ways to make money is through investing in one’s talent and this, in turn, has taken him from obscurity to limelight. Aside from being an actor, Mike is also a brand promoter whose resilience has attracted several fans thereby making his brands famous among others.
Mike Afolarin was born in Lagos on 1st August to his Nigerian parents though his year of birth is unknown. Little is known about the family of the fast-rising actor though he recently shared the picture of his mother on his Instagram page. He hails from Lagos state and grew up nurturing and showcasing his talent whenever he had the opportunity to do so.
Mike Afolarin had his primary and secondary education in Lagos. He attended Federal Government College, Ijanikin, and later proceeded to the University of Lagos where he obtained a degree after graduating in 2015.
Mike Afolarin started his career some years back playing intriguing roles in movies but came into the limelight after featuring in movies “Ajuwaya and Kasala” in 2017 and 2018 respectively and since then has starred in many other movies, including local and international shows.
Mike has featured in quite several movies and has earned notable recognition in the Nigerian movie industry. His ability to successfully interpret any role given to him makes him one of the most promising actors in Nigeria. Some of the movies he has featured in include;
- The Thing About Love
- Chasing Shadows
- The Last days
- Love in Asylum
- Your Excellency among numerous others.
- Far From Home (Netflix Original Series)
Mike’s creative and skillful display of his talent as well as his good interpretation of roles given to him has made him attract admiration from his numerous fans who take delight in watching his movies.
Little is known about Mike’s personal life as he has always kept it from the eye of the public. Rumour has it that Mike is in a relationship though he does not flaunt her on social media. Whether Mike is engaged to be married or not remains unclear.
Mike Afolarin Net Worth
Mike is undoubtedly one of the wealthiest actors in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $150,000 US dollars as of 2021.
SOURCE OF INCOME
Mike has accrued wealth and is still getting more to himself as an actor, Filmmaker, brand promoter, etc.
SOCIAL MEDIA PROFILES
Mike Afolarin is a phenomenal celebrity influencer who provides room for interaction with his ever-increasing fans through Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Youtube among others. He is a versatile individual with such an active life on various social media platforms one of which is his Instagram account @mikeafolarin.