Yomi Gold Biography
|Real Name||Yomi Alori|
|Profession||Actor and Businessman|
|Date of Birth||April 16, 1980|
|Birthplace||Ilorin, Kwara state|
|Wife/Spouse||Victoria Ige (m.2015)|
Early Life and Education
Yomi Gold was born on April 16th, 1980 as Yomi Alore. Yomi is a native of Ilorin, Kwara state, where he grew up and had his primary education. He completed his high school in Ibadan and studied at the Univrsity of Ilorin where he bagged a Diploma in Public Administration.
Yomi began as a rehearsal boy in 2004, joined the movie industry in 2005 and he began professionally in 2010. He joined the Odunfa caucus in 2004 through his mentor and direct boss in the industry, Alhaji Yinka Quadri. Yomi is one of the most promising young actors to emerge from the Yoruba Film Industry in recent years. He has appeared in a number of films, including Street Girl, Wendy, Oro Obirin, Oko ni no fe, and Teekay.
Yoimi has worked on four films. His first film was Irawo Meta, which was followed by Tcash, The Richest Voice, Dapo Onile Owo, and Go Down Low. Corporate Picture and Glamview Africa distributed Go Down Low. Yomi Gold’s distribution channel is Glamview Africa.
Apart from acting, Yomi is also a businessman.
Yomi Gold left the shores of this country for the United States of America a few years ago in search of greener pastures. He discovered a good that appears to be more profitable than his acting career.
Yomi is now selling goat meat in the United States. He is said to be enthusiastic about his new career, and people now refer to him as “Mr Goat.” He created a Facebook page called “MrGoatUSA.”
Yomi Gold Awards
Yomi Gold has received four different award nominations. They include;
- City People Movie Award for Best Supporting Actor of the Year (Yoruba) in 2014 and 2016
- City People Movie Award for Most Promising Actor of the Year (Yoruba) in 2014 and 2015
After a few years of dating, he married his US-based lover Victoria Ige in Lagos in 2015, and they had a baby girl named Evie. In 2013, the Yoruba actor, who was accused of snatching someone’s girlfriend, stated that he had no knowledge of the incident and that people nowadays say a lot of things.
Alore’s wife gave birth to his second child, his first son, on Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2016, at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. The overjoyed father immediately took to Instagram to post a picture of himself and his new born baby with the caption: “Gift of Love.” Thank You, Allah… Aliyah’s brother has arrived.”
Yomi Gold Net Worth
Yomi Gold is one of the film industry’s most promising actors. He is estimated to be worth $300,000