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FOLAKE OLOWOFOYEKU | PHOTO CREDIT: SAMUEL PAUL. Folake Olowofoyeku is a Nigerian-born American who’s the star of CBS sitcom “ Bob Hearts Abishola . Folake plays the role of Abishola, a no-nonsense cardiac nurse and single mother navigating immigrant life in America. In this chat with BellaNaija , Folake talks about her character, her experience as a Nigerian in diaspora, upcoming projects, some of the challenges faced by women of colour in Hollywood and the Nigerian songs she loves. The star actress was born in Lagos, Nigeria and in 2001, on her 18th birthday, moved to the United States where her big plans of becoming an actress came into actualisation. “It wasn’t a hard transition for... Full story

26 November