Oyekunle Opeyemi Oluwaremi, known better as Kunle Remi, is a renowned Nigerian Nollywood Movie actor, filmmaker, media personality, and ex-Gulder Ultimate Search contestant.
In this post, I will share with you Oyekunle Opeyemi Oluwaremi’s biography, early life, educational background, career, relationship status, real name, net worth, and some other interesting things you probably didn’t know about him. Let’s start with his early life and education.
Kunle Remi Biography, Early Life
The renowned Nigerian Nollywood Movie actor, filmmaker, media personality, and ex-Gulder Ultimate Search contestant, Kunle Remi was born on 18th October 1988 in his hometown in Benue State.
Growing up, Kunle was raised by his parents alongside his siblings in Gboko, Benue State, a state in the Southern part of Nigeria. Born into a family of six, Oyekunle Opeyemi Oluwaremi is the second son of his parents. What’s more, Engr. Joseph Oluwaremi and Mrs Omolara Sherifat Oluwaremi are his parents.
Obtained both his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Examination Certificate certifications in Ibadan, Oyo State, Kunle is a Bachelor’s degree holder.
Although he didn’t complete his degree program in Fisheries and Wild Life Management at the prestigious University of Ibadan, Kunle Remi studied Acting at the New York Film Academy and graduated in 2014. Moreover, he also studied Filmmaking and Directing and graduated in 2015 from the same institution.
Dropping out of school to pursue a career in the movie industry, Kunle was more interested in his passion. Before he finally picked an interest in acting, Oyekunle Opeyemi Oluwaremi was a contestant of the 2010 7th edition of the popular Nigerian TV program, Gulder Ultimate Search.
After winning the edition in 2010, however, Kunle Remi decided to pursue a career in the entertainment industry – exactly in 2011. Heavy Beauty became his first movie in the industry.
First worked with ISIS as a model, Kunle has worked with other popular brands including Zain Nigeria, MTN Nigeria, DStv, Diamond Bank, and others.
Marriage, Is Kunle Remi Married?
Yes, kindly. Nigeria’s multi-talented movie actor and filmmaker, Oyekunle Opeyemi Oluwaremi is married. He’s married to Gunz Kunle with whom he has a child named Zane.
Since he rose to prominence after featuring and winning the 7th edition of the Gulder Ultimate Search, Kunle has featured in over 50 movies and TV series, including:
- Sobi’s Mystic (2017)
- The Eve (2018)
- The Getaway (2014)
- Falling (2015)
- Any Other Monday (2015)
- Lagos Cougars Reloaded (2015-2016)
- Forbidden (2018)
- Purple Heart (2017)
- Tiwa’s Baggage (2017)
- Gold Statue (2019)
- Lincoln’s Clan (2016-2017)
- Tinsel (2016-2017)
- Net Worth of Kunle Remi
Altogether, Kunle Remi’s net worth is estimated to be $500,000 thousand and $1 million. Of course, this is linked to the fact that he is doing so well for himself in the industry.