Fola Evans-Akingbola Biography
Fola Evans-Akingbola is a British Actress and Model known for recently starring in the thriller “The Night Agent”, which premiered on March 23, 2023, on Netflix. She is also known for appearing in the film “Siren”.
Fola Evans-Akingbola Age
Evans-Akingbola was born on 26 September 1994 in London, England, United Kingdom. She is therefore 28 years old as of 2022. She celebrates her birthday on the 26th of September every year.
Fola Evans-Akingbola Height
Evans-Akingbola stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 7.5 inches.
Fola Evans-Akingbola Family
Evans-Akingbola was born to her loving parents, Sola Akingbola (father) and Dr. Gillian Evans (mother). Her mom is an anthropologist, and she is English. Her dad is a musician, singing with Jamiroquai Band, and he is Nigerian. Evans-Akingbola grew up in Bermondsey alongside her sister, Omotayo Evans-Akingbola. Her full name is Iyafolarinwa Oluseyi Rose Evans-Akingbola.
Fola Evans-Akingbola Uncle
Evans-Akingbola has a paternal uncle, James Olatokunbo Akingbola, who is the brother of her dad. James is a famous English film, TV, and actor. He is 45 years old as of 2023 having been born on April 7, 1978, in England. He and his brother Sola were born in London to parents of the Yoruba tribe and Nigerian emigrants.
James became famous after appearing in the films “Holby Blue” and “Holby City”. He is also known for many other TV movies and shows such as “Bel-Air”, “In the Long Run”, “Kate & Koji”, “Rogue Agent”, and “Jimmy Akingbola Handle with Care”… just to name a few!
Fola Evans-Akingbola Husband
Evans-Akingbola is very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of Evans-Akingbola being in any past relationship with anyone.
Fola Evans-Akingbola Net Worth
Evans-Akingbola has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$3 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an Actress.
Fola Evans-Akingbola Career
Evans-Akingbola has recently starred in the thriller series “The Night Agent”. She began her acting career in the BBC series “Holby City” and “Youngers”. After that, she starred in BBC’s “Death in Paradise”. While in the 3rd BBC series, she also appeared in the 6th season of “Game of Thrones” (the famous HBO series), portraying the (unnamed) 2nd wife of Khal Moro.
After that, she made an appearance in Netflix’s “Black Mirror” and then starred in a 2019 episode named Striking Vipers portraying Mariella. Evans-Akingbola has been the protagonist in the series “Siren”, since the year 2018, where she portrays Madelyn Bishop (a marine biologist). She was the producer, co-writer, and director of “Grandma’s 80th Surprise”. Also, she has done voiceover work for “Assassin’s Creed” video games.
Evans-Akingbola has made an appearance in “Ten Percent”, a BAFTA winner John Morton’s show. For that, she was recognized as among The Guardian’s new TV stars to watch in the year 2022. In the year 2023, she is expected to appear in “Upgraded” (Amazon’s summer rom-com).
When coming to her education, Evans-Akingbola is an alumnus of Identity Drama School in Dulwich, London, where she acquired acting training. Also, she studied acting at the National Youth Theatre in Dulwich, London.
Fola Evans-Akingbola The Night Agent
Evans-Akingbola appears in the action, drama, and conspiracy thriller series, “The Night Agent”, which premiered on March 23, 2023, on Netflix. In the series, she portrays the role of Chelsea Arrington.
In the “The Night Agent”, series, Evans-Akingbola co-stars alongside 26 cast members including;
- Gabriel Basso (main character) – portrays Peter Sutherland
- Eve Harlow – portrays Ellen
- Sarah Desjardins – portrays Maddie Redfield
- Hong Chau – portrays Diane Farr
- D.B. Woodside – portrays Eric Monks
- Phoenix Raei – portrays Dale
- Kari Matchett – portrays Michelle Travers
- Enrique Murciano – portrays Ben Almora
- Luciane Buchanan – portrays Rose Larkin
The series is about an FBI agent who monitors an emergency line. While doing that, he receives a call that thrusts him into a perilous conspiracy. The conspiracy revolves around the existence of a mole within the White House, and the agent finds himself caught in a dangerous web of intrigue and deception.
Fola Evans-Akingbola Movies and TV Shows
Evans-Akingbola has appeared in many other television films and shows including;
- Death in Paradise
- An American Exorcism
- Assassin’s Creed: Origins
Fola Evans-Akingbola Social Media Platforms
She is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 67.3K followers on Instagram.