Meet Temitope Solaja: The Actress Who Said, She Can Date And Marry A Fan
View pictures in App save up to 80% data. Temitope Solaja, who is popularly known as "Star Girl" or Temitope Solaja Aruga" is an award winning actress, film maker, producer, brand ambassador and brand influencer, with 784,000 followers on her verified Instagram account. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
Early life and Education
She was born on the 14th of February, in the 1980s in Sagamu, Ogun State. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
She had her primary and secondary school education, in Ogun State, where she obtained her first school leaving certificate, and senior secondary school certificate, respectively. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
After her secondary school education, she proceeded to Tai Solarin University, where she obtained a bachelor's degree, in Mass Communication. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
She began her acting career, during her first year in the University, in 2007 .
Popular director and actor, Afeez Eniola was her boss then, as they mostly shoot movies, in Oyo State, so she is always moving from her school in Ogun State, to Oyo State, to shoot movies. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
According to punch; she said she wasn't paid, during those days, as they were helping her, build up her career in acting . View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
Her parents, restricted her at first, from acting, because they wanted her to focus on her education, saying, it's until after she complete her University education, before she could go into acting. but at the end of the day, after her University education, they accepted her choice of career, after she completed her education. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
Since she started acting in 2007, she didn't relent, as she frequently act in several Nollywood Movies . View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
She features mostly in Yoruba movies, but has once featured, in an English movie: "The Antique" (2014).
In 2015, Temitope Solaja produced her first movie titled: "Aruga", directed by popular actor, Antar Laniyan. That was where she got her nickname, "Temitope Solaja Aruga" from, and it was the same film, that brought her to limelight. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
She is a beautiful, talented and creative actress, who can interpret any role, and can fit into any character, given to her by producers and directors.
She is also one of the most successful actress in the Yoruba Movie Industry, as she owns a fashion outfit, named "Star Girl", its a Luxury Store that deals in Natural Human Hair, and selected ladies wear. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
I can date and marry a fan, Temitope Solaja says.
"One mans food, is another mans poison", which means that, what you like, might not be what I like .
According to Punch, Temitope revealed that, she can marry a fan, if he loves and cares about her, and doesn't opposed her acting career. because she can't marry a man, who opposes her career.
“There is nothing wrong with dating a fan. Are they not human beings? In as much as the person is caring and loves my job, I can definitely date or marry a fan. However, I won’t go for someone that doesn’t love my job.
“I cannot marry a man who would restrict my success. He knew I was an actress before approaching me, so why would he restrict my success? That means such a person is selfish and doesn’t appreciate what I am doing. Why would I settle down with a man that will restrict my success?”
Source: punch/ Instagram