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Carol King – Biography, Career, Awards & Facts

Carol King (born 24 July 1963) is a Nigerian actress, thespian and presenter best known for her role as “Jumoke” in the TV series Everyday 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.

Personal life

Based in Lagos State, Carol King is married to Captain Kolawole King with whom she has three children after her failed first marriage.

Career

Carol’s acting career began after she attended an audition for a radio drama titled I Need To Know before she went on to become a household name after her role in the TV series Everyday People. She has starred in several stage plays, dramas, and movies including Dazzling Mirage, Pasito Dehinde and The Gods Are Still Not To Blame. In recognition for her role in the advancement of the film industry, Carol was awarded with the “African Youth Role Model Award” in 2009.