His foray into professional acting begun when he was cast as Julian on popular TV Drama: Edge of Paradise while still in school. After a hiatus to complete his degree, he returned and now acts full time, On stage he has been part of several performance like: Ola Rotimi's Man Talk, Woman Talk and he has since gained a lot of on screen credit both for movies and TV series like: James Omokwe's multiple awarding winning 'Awakening', Moses Inwang's awarding winning 'Torn', Jimi Odumosu's Supernatural Thriller Film 'In My Father's House', Cyanide, Apostates, Emerald, Heaven, The Hurrying Man, Tweeters, just to mention but a few
As a broadcaster, Tope has presented programs on UnilagFm and CoolFm. He was also once a newscaster at the Nigerian Television Authority.
His excellent portrayal of Lala in the movie 'A Mile From Home' got him a Best Actor in a Drama Nomination at the 2nd Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) scheduled to hold in March 2014.
Tope always strives to become a better actor, he trained at the Film Factory in Lagos under the leadership of Director Mak Kusare and has continued to take acting classes to improved his acting skills.
Tope is a very dedicated, disciplined and deep actor, he is strong willed, respectful, humble, confident, highly talented, impeccable and outstanding with his roles interpretations, he wears every character and brings them to life in a remarkable manner and makes it extremely believable.
This handsome young man is an avid guitarist and an occasional model, he enjoys to read, write, play the piano and board games.
He is passionate about mental health issues and is currently working on documentaries, symposia and workshops to enlighten people, especially young people on the intricacies and misconceptions about the subject matter.
He hopes to leave his mark in the world through his gift in acting and inspiring a lot of young people. Watch out for this one, his box of talents hasn't been opened yet and he is on the verge of exploding at the moment so get used to the name and face he is taking over...Wink
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