Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Olayinka Akanni Quadri popularly called Yinka Quadri is an actor, movie director and a producer who hails from Oke-Ola in Oroo Irepo-Dun Local Government Area of Kwara State was born on September 6, 1959 in Lagos Island, Lagos state, Nigeria.
He attended his primary school at St. Patrick Catholic School, Idumagbo and his secondary education at Christ High School Ebute Elefun but couldn’t finish as he dropped out at class three in other to take over his business. His father was very rich and had a polygamous family with 22 children, but died in 1994.
Before Yinka joined the movie industry he had was managing his father’s business and during his early career in acting he was combining the two in the 1980’s which his father was against at the beginning but later supported him when he saw the joy he derived from doing it.
yinka quadri movies: Apaadi, Ojuse, Dara, Eni Agbelebu, and others.
yinka quadri age: 6th september 1959
Best of Nollywood (BON) Awards: Best Yoruba Actor, 2014
Best Yoruba Actor of the Year 2014, held in USA.