Date Of Birth: 24 July 1963
State Of Origin: Edo
Marital Status: Married
Movies Acted: Pasito Dehinde, Dazzling Mirage, For Colored Girls, The Gods Are Still Not To Blame, Journey To Self, North East, Ajayi Crowther, Five Maidens of Fadaka, Prison Chronicles, The Wives etc.
TV Series: I Need To Know, Everyday People, Tinsel, Everyday People, Edge of Paradise, Blaze of Glory,
Eko Law, Emerald, etc.
Carol King is a Nigerian actress, thespian and presenter best known for her role as “Jumoke” in the TV seriesEveryday People. Known for her “motherly role” in TV dramas, Carol has featured in several soap operas and movies including The Gods Are Still Not To Blame and Dazzling Mirage, a 2014 drama film directed by Tunde Kelani.
The Veteran actor, Carol King, best known for her sterling performance in soap operas, started her acting career in Buga Town series on radio. Years later, she made her TV debut in I Need to Know and there’s been no stopping her.
Born in Lagos to Edo parents, Carol attended St. Soweto Primary School Lagos where she completed her basic education and Awori Anglican Comprehensive High School Lagos where she completed her secondary school education. She proceeded to obtain a Diploma in Insurance at Ahmadu Bello University before being awarded a bachelor’s degree in Christian Religious Studies at Lagos State University.
Based in Lagos State, Carol King is married to Captain Kolawole King with whom she has three children after her failed first marriage.