Ishaya Bello In “Far From Home” Biography, Net Worth, Real Name, Age, Education, And Career

Who Is Ishaya Bello?

Ishaya Bello whose real name is Michael Afolarin Oladapo is an exceptionally talented actor in the Teenage Netflix series. He became known after acting in a lead role in a movie titled ‘Far From Home’.

Ishaya Bello Age

Ishaya Bello is presently 29 years old (as of 2023).

Ishaya Bello Biography

Ishaya Bello was born on the 1st of September, 1993 in Lagos State, Nigeria. Michael Oladapo Afolarin is a filmmaker, aerial photographer, and actor. Mike was born in Lagos State, but he spent his childhood years in Ibadan with his grandparents. It was there that he started his formal schooling; he went back to Lagos when he was seven years old.

Ishaya Bello Education

Mike Afolarin finished his secondary school education at Federal Government College in Ijanikin, which is located in Lagos State. After that, he went further to complete his undergraduate studies in economics at the University of Lagos (UNILAG) in 2016, obtaining his Bachelor of Arts degree.

Ishaya Bello Career

When Afolarin was a student at the University of Lagos in 2013, he partook in a dramatic production of the play Magic Time. This was his first experience acting.

Afolarin asserted that using one’s own personal projects is a stepping stone into the film business during a discussion that took place on February 1, 2021, with the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA).

He examined prospects behind the scenes by acting in the roles of Director in two short films (An Interview Story and Peace), Associate Producer, Aerial Cinematographer, and Set Designer in films such as Ajuwaya and Couple of Days, and Assistant Director in a short film titled The 3rd Rule.

Afolarin was also responsible for the curation of all aerial perspectives for an extensive investment documentary that was produced for the Oyo State Government in 2018 by Tolu “Lord Tanner”. Afolarin rose to the spotlight after making his film debut in the role of Chikodi, one of the key characters in Emamode Edosio’s ‘Kasala,’ which also featured Tomiwa Tegbe, Chimezie Imo, and Emeka Nwagbaraocha. Emamode Edosio directed the film.

Afolarin went further to appear in several short films in 2019, including Stuck in Deep Mud, which was directed by Charles Obi Emere, as well as Fortunately Ridiculous and Blast.

Not long after that, he had a role in the film Your Excellency, which was produced by Ebonylife TV and Ebonylife Films and directed by Funke Akindele. The film also featured Akin Lewis and Shaffy Bello.

His comic performance as Kinto in Africa Magic’s globally accepted television series Brethren, which also starred Daniel Etim-Effiong, Akin Lewis, and Demola Adedoyin, was largely responsible for the increase in his fan base. In the year 2020, Afolarin was featured as Idris in the television series Red (Inspector K).

Some of Afolarin’s films, include; “Far From Home,” “Soole,” “Kasala (film)|Kasala,” and “Your Excellency.”

Ishaya Bello’s Net Worth In 2023

Michael Oladapo Afolarin a.k.a Ishaya Bello’s net worth is estimated to be around ₦3 million.

FAQ About Ishaya Bello

Who Is Ishaya Bello?

Ishaya Bello, who goes by the name Michael Oladapo Afolarin is a Nigerian filmmaker, aerial photographer, and actor.

How Old Is Ishaya Bello?

Ishaya Bello is currently 29 years old (as of 2023s).

Who Is Ishaya Bello’s wife?

Presently, Michael Oladapo Afolarin popularly known as Ishaya Bello is not married. He is also not in any relationship.

When Was Ishaya Bello Born?

He was born on the 1st of September 1993.


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