Nollywood actress Bimbo Akintola was born on May 5 to a father from Oyo Stateand a mother from Edo State. She had her primary education atMaryland Convent Private School, Maryland, Lagos Stateand then proceeded to Command Day Secondary School, Lagos.
She earned a degree in Theater Arts from University of Ibadan.
Akintola then went on to the University of Lagos where she studied Creative Arts.
The movie â€˜Omo Ghettoâ€˜ produced by Funke Akindele, shot the actress into limelight.