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Wale Folarin


Wale Folarin was born on September 21, 1984 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Olubowale Victor Akintimehin. See full bio »
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Known For

Project X
Project X Soundtrack
(2012)
The Internship
The Internship Soundtrack
(2013)
Million Dollar Arm
Million Dollar Arm Soundtrack
(2014)
Step Up 3D
Step Up 3D Soundtrack
(2010)

Filmography

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 2016 Kevin Hart: What Now? (Documentary) (performer: "What Now" - uncredited)
  The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2015 - 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- Jay Leno/Jeff Goldblum/Wale (2016) ... (performer: "My P.Y.T" - as Wale)
- Helen Mirren/Oscar Isaac/Wale (2015) ... (performer: "The Girls on Drugs") / (writer: "The Girls on Drugs")
 2016 American Honey (performer: "Bounce It" - as Wale) / (writer: "Bounce It" - as Olubowale Victor Akantimehin)
 2016 The Birth of a Nation ("Live Forever")
 2014 Million Dollar Arm (performer: "Chillin'") / (performer: "Keep The Hustle" - as Wale) / (writer: "Keep The Hustle", "Chillin'" - as Olubowale Victor Akintimehin)
 2014 Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Free Snacks (2014) ... (writer: "Bad" (credited))
 2013 RGIII: The Will to Win (TV Movie) (performer: "No Pain No Gain" - as Wale)
 2013 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 14 Perform: 2 Eliminated (2013) ... (performer: "Slight Work")
 2013 The Internship (performer: "Chillin'" - as Wale) / (writer: "Chillin'" - as Olubowale Victor Akintimehin)
 2012 Chelsea Lately (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.66 (2012) ... (writer: "Summer of Sam" - uncredited)
 2012 Project X (performer: "Pretty Girls (Benny Benassi Remix)" - as Wale) / (writer: "Pretty Girls (Benny Benassi Remix)" - as Olubowale Victor Akintimehin)
 2012 Conan (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Mr. Peanut's Peanut Allergy (2012) ... (performer: "Lotus Flower Bomb")
 2012 The Wendy Williams Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 February 2012 (2012) ... (performer: "Lotus Flower Bomb")
 2011 Lotus Flower Bomb (Video short) (performer: "Lotus Flower Bomb") / (writer: "Lotus Flower Bomb" - as Olubowale Akintimehin)
 2010-2011 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #10.34 (2011) ... (performer: "Lotus Flower Bomb")
- Episode #8.97 (2010) ... (performer: "Pretty Girls")
 2011 That Way (Video short) (performer: "That Way") / (writer: "That Way" - as Olubowale Akintimehin)
 2011 30 Minutes or Less (writer: "Is There Any Love" - as Olubowale Victor Akintimehin)
 2011 Restless City (performer: "My Sweetie") / (writer: "My Sweetie")
 2010 Step Up 3D (performer: "Chillin'") / (writer: "Chillin'" - as Olubowale Victor Akintimehin)
  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2008 - 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Amanda Peet/Nick Griffin/Wale (2010) ... (performer: "Pretty Girls" - uncredited) / (writer: "Pretty Girls" - uncredited)
- Episode #15.104 (2008) ... (performer: "Rising Up")
 2010 Pretty Girls (Video short) (performer: "Pretty Girls") / (writer: "Pretty Girls")
 2010 The Mo'Nique Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 19 January 2010 (2010) ... (performer: "Pretty Girls")
 2009 Wale: Chillin (Video short) (performer: "Chillin'") / (writer: "Chillin'" - as Olubowale Akintimehin)
 2009 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.146 (2009) ... (performer: "Chillin")
 2009 BET Hip-Hop Awards 2009 (TV Special) (performer: "Pretty Girls")
 2009 DJ Hero (Video Game) (performer: "Chillin")
 2009 Last Call with Carson Daly (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 29 May 2009 (2009) ... (performer: "Chillin")
 2008 The Artistic Integrity (Video short) (performer: "The Artistic Integrity") / (writer: "The Artistic Integrity")
 2007 2007 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "W. A. L. E. D. A. N. C. E.")
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Show Show Music department (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
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Show Show Self (41 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Olubowale Akintimehin | Wale
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Trivia:

Cousin of Gbenga Akinnagbe.

Star Sign:

Virgo

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