Who is Rotimi?
Rotimi is an American actor, singer, and model. He is best known for playing the role of Darius Morrison on the Starz series Boss and as Andre Coleman on Power. His career in music has been characterized by a series of hit songs most notably, ‘In My Bed’, ‘Love Somebody’ and ‘Love Riddim’ among others.
Rotimi is 33 years old as of 2021. He was born on November 30, 1988, in Maplewood, New Jersey, USA.
Rotimi Real Name
Rotimi was born as Olurotimi Akinosho. He uses Rotimi as his stage name.
Rotimi stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.78 m).
Rotimi Dad| Parents
Rotimi was to parents of Nigerian origin. His father, Segun Akinosho is an investment banker while his mother is an employee in the Nigerian government. He has not revealed whether or not he has siblings.
Rotimi’s father is of Yoruba origin and his mother is of Igbo origin. This means that he has Nigerian heritage.
Rotimi is married to Tanzanian singer, Vanessa Mdee. He got engaged to Vanessa in December 2020. The two are blessed with a baby boy born on September 29, 2021.
Rotimi attended Columbia High School. He graduated from Northwestern University in 2010 with a bachelor’s degree in Communication with a minor in Business.
Rotimi Net Worth
Rotimi has an estimated net worth of between $3 million and $5 million. He has made his wealth from his career as a singer and actor.
Power is an American crime drama television series. It premiered on the Starz network from June 7, 2014, to February 9, 2020. The series received generally positive reviews after its debut, and it is currently one of the most popular shows of cable as well as one of Starz’s highest-rated shows.
Andre Coleman is portrayed by Rotimi as one of the key protagonists. The story revolves around James St. Patrick (Omari Hardwick), a cunning and brutal heroin dealer who goes by the nickname “Ghost”.
In order to pursue his legal business ambitions as a nightclub owner, he wants to leave a life of crime. He tries to maintain a balance between those two lives while also avoiding police custody, navigating a failing marriage, and handling shifting business partnerships.
Rotimi and Vanessa
Rotimi posted a photo of himself and Tanzanian singer Vanessa Mdee having a date on November 25, 2019, and Vanessa later confirmed their relationship by uploading the same photo with a different caption.
Rotimi and Vanessa appeared in a video on Instagram in which they discussed having tattoos of each other’s names on their bodies. On their wrists, they each have identical tattoos of the number 1045.
Rotimi proposed to Vanessa in December 2020, and she announced the news by sharing a video of the brilliant diamond ring on Instagram with a romantic caption.
Rotimi Movies and Tv Shows
- Favorite Son
- For the Love of Money
- Coming 2 America
- Imperial Dreams
- House Party
- Burning Sands
- In My Bed
- I Do
- Love Riddim
- Love Somebody
- Want More
- What to Do
- Fuckin Tonight
- Kitchen Table
- Sip Slow
- Don’t You Ever
Is Rotimi a Nigerian?
Rotimi holds American nationality despite the fact that his parents are from Nigeria.
Who is Rotimi’s dad?
Rotimi’s dad is Segun Akinosho, a Nigerian investment banker.