Who is Yomi Fabiyi? You must have been seeing this name on various social media platforms lately, Yomi Fabiyi is a Nollywood actor, director, producer, and media personality.
He is a veteran in the Nigerian movie industry especially the Yoruba movie space, he is a force to reckon with as far as Nollywood is concern.
Little is known about this talented actor even with the fact that the name Yomi Fabiyi always rings a bell but most of his fans do not know Yomi Fabiyi’s net worth, his state of origin, wife or girlfriend and many details which seem to be hidden about him.
In today’s post, we will focus on Yomi Fabiyi’s net worth and his full biography but before we dive into his full biography we will like you to take a glance at his profile information.
Yomi Fabiyi Profile
|Full Name:||Yomi Fabiyi|
|Date of Birth:||May 31st|
|Place of Birth:||Somolu, Lagos State, Nigeria|
|State of Origin:||Ogun State|
|Occupation:||Actor, director, producer, MC (Master of Ceremony) and media personality|
As you can see the table above doesn’t contain enough about the award-winning actor, to know more about him read along as we reveal hidden information about Yomi Fabiyi.
Early Life & Education
Yomi Fabiyi was born in Lagos State Nigeria in Shomolu area of the state on the 31st of May, his year of birth wasn’t made available to the media.
He is the second child of his parent and he was born and brought up in Shomolu Local Government Area of Lagos State Nigeria. Yomi Fabiyi though born in Lagos but is originally from Ogun State.
Yomi had his basic Primary education in Shomolu where he and his parents reside, after primary school education he proceeded to Igbobi College also in Shomolu.
The information about Yomi Fabiyi tertiary education is currently not made available but one can tell that he is very educated based on his command of English language and his exposure.
Yomi Fabiyi acting career kickstarted in the year 2001 where he got introduced to acting by the popular actor Babatunde Omidina a.k.a Baba Suwe in 2001 where he featured in a movie titled “Obelomo” and this was the start of his journey in Nollywood.
He was on set with top movie actors and actresses of which Toyin Abraham was among, after the release of Obelomo much attention wasn’t placed on him, he was propelled to fame after the release of “Ona Abayo”.
His performance in the movie was exceptional and since then we have been seeing in in different Yoruba top-notch movies.
Yomi Fabiyi has worked alongside other prominent Nollywood stars like Prince Jide Kosoko, Toyin Abraham, Desmond Elliot, Kemi Afolabi, Hafiz Oyetoro (Saka) and many other Nollywood celebrities.
He has appeared in over 150 movies and still counting, he also starred and featured in many movies of which some of them are Ebi Iku, Omi Adagun, Metomi, Ona Abayo, Aje Metta, Alakada Reloaded and so many other blockbuster movies.
As a talented actor and an educated one at that he acts in both Yoruba and English Nollywood movies.
After a successful acting career Yomi Fabiyi started producing movies, he is a professional movie producer and has worked hard to earn himself the Best Producer by the City People Awards in 2016 and also the African Films Award which took place in London.
Personal Life & Relationship
Yomi Fabiyi was married to his British love named Fran, the marriage only lasted for 5 years and since then there has been no information about Yomi Fabiyi’s new wife or maybe he is dating someone.
Yomi Fabiyi net worth and biography wouldn’t have made sense without making mention of his rewards for hard works and consistency. Below are some of Yomi Fabiyi awards.
- Best Movie – YOMAFA in 2016
- Best Producer by City People Awards in 2016
- Best Producer by African Film Award in 2016
- Best Actor in Supporting Role by African Film Award in 2016
- Best Actor in Leading Role by BON Awards in 2016
Yomi Fabiyi’s net worth is currently estimated to be above $1 million dollars, his earnings are attributed to income from acting and movie production.
- Eniola Omoshalewa in 2017 accused Yomi Fabiyi of demanding sex for a role, though he came out to debunk it and he took legal actions against her and also Instablog9ja for defamation of character.
- In 2021 he had a heated brawl with Iyabo Ojo and Comedienne Princess over Baba Ijesha rape accusation and how it was handled, he claimed Baba Ijesha was set up and since it was a bailable offense he should be granted bail pending the time the court resumes due to Covid-19.
Yomi Fabiyi Contact
Yomi Fabiyi’s phone number is not made available on the internet but you can always reach him via his social media handles as he is very active on them most especially on Instagram.
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