Baba Suwe Biography, Early Life, Career, Films, is he Dead?

Who is Baba Suwe?
Who is Baba Suwe?

Babatunde Omidina, known better as Baba Suwe, is a Nigerian popular film actor, especially known for being one of the most indigenous comedians.

In this post, I will share with you Baba Suwe’s biography, his early life and early childhood, his career, his net worth, whether or not he is dead, and some other interesting things you probably didn’t know about him. Let’s start with his early life.

Baba Suwe Early Life

The renowned Nigerian movie actor cum one of the most popular indigenous comedians Babatunde Omidina was born in the late ’50s to the beautiful family of Mr. and Mrs. Omidina.

He was born on 22nd August 1958 in his hometown in Inabere Street in Lagos Island, Lagos State. Lagos State is a State in the South-Western part of Nigeria. Originally, he is from the Ikorodu local government area of Lagos State.

For his education, Baba attended Jamaitul Islamial Primary School, Lagos and Children Boarding School, Osogbo for his primary education.

Started his secondary school education at Adekanbi Commercial High School in Mile 12, Lagos State, and completed it at Ifeoluwa Grammar School in Osogbo, Babatunde Omidina has both his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Examination Certificate certifications intact.

Early Career

Baba Suwe in a comic movie set.
Baba Suwe in a comic movie set.

Suwe started his career in the entertainment industry, particularly in the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood, in 1972 at the young age of fourteen.

Featuring mostly in Yoruba movies, Baba Suwe is one of the most talented and popular indigenous comic movie actors. He’s particularly known for featuring in blockbuster movies like Omolasan and many others.

Movies of Baba Suwe

Since he started acting in 1972 at the young age of 14, Baba Suwe has featured in over 100 movies, including movies like:

° Ba o ku

° Ko tan si be

° Aso Ibora

° Obelomo

° Oju Oloju

° Baba Londoner

° elebolo

° Larinloodu

° Omolasan

Personal Life

A Yoruba by tribe/ethnicity, a Southerner by region, a Nigerian by nationality, and a Christian by religion. Babatunde was married and so had children of his own.

Is Baba Suwe Dead?

Sadly, the movie icon is dead. Died on the 22nd of November 2021, Babatunde Omidina was aged 63.

Net Worth

Before death came, Baba Suwe’s net worth is estimated to be between $100,000 thousand and $300,000 thousand.

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