Nigerian Celebrities Biography: Tope Tedela

Tope Tedela’s Biography


Born Temitope Christopher Tedela in Lagos on June 5, Tope Tedela is an actor and a voice-over artiste. He is the first son of his parents and hails from Ekiti State. He demonstrated his love for acting and performance while an undergraduate at the University of Lagos. After graduating from the school, he worked for some time at the University’s Unilag FM. Afterwards he debuted in the television series Edge of Paradise. He actually brokeout with the movie titled A Mile from Home in which he played a lead role. Tedela has featured in several award-winning films and stage plays. He has received plenty awards.


After completing his secondary education at the Lagos State Model College, Meiran, Tedela proceeded to the University of Lagos, Akoka where he studied Mass Communication.

Popular Roles: Tope majorly plays romantic roles depending on the character interpretation of the director.

Breakout Movie including year released: A Mile from Home (2013)

Popular Movies including year released:

  • Lunch Time Heroes (2015)
  • The Team: TV Series (2015)
  • Awakening (2013)
  • Torn (2013)
  • A Mile from Home (2013)

Recent Movies including year released:

  • Suru L’ere (2016)
  • Double Standard (2015)
  • Oyoma (2015)


  • (Best Actor in a Drama) 2014 African Magic Viewers Choice Awards
  • (Best Actor in a Leading Role: English Category) 2014 Best of  Nollywood Awards
  • (Most Promising Actor) 2014 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards
  • (Best Actor in a Lead Role) 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
  • (Best Actor in a Leading Role: English) 2014 Nollywood Movies Awards
  • (Rising Star) 2014 Express Star Awards


So far, no controversial issue is linked to this fast rising movie star.

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