BOLU BABALOLA is a British-Nigerian with a misleading Bachelor’s degree in Law, and a Master’s degree in American Politics & History from UCL.
A writer of books, scripts, culture pieces and retorts, a lover of love and self-coined “romcomoisseur”, Bolu Babalola writes stories of dynamic women with distinct voices who love and are loved audaciously. She is a big believer in women being both “beauty and the beast”. Her short story collection, LOVE IN COLOUR, was published in 2020, became a Times bestseller and was shortlisted for Waterstones Book of the Year. Her debut novel, HONEY AND SPICE, will be published in June 2022.
Her culture writing can be seen in publications such as NYMag, Bustle, Vogue and Paper Magazine.
Bolu’s pilot episode of Big Age, which she created, wrote and executive produced, was broadcast on Channel 4 in autumn 2021.
Bolu’s website: www.bolubabalola.com
Follow Bolu on Twitter: @Beebabs
DateProduction (role)CompanyProject details
Date: 2019Production (role): JUICECompany: Tiger AspectProject details: Pilot comission
DatePublication (role)CompanyProject details
Date: 2019Production (role): LOVE IN COLOURCompany: HeadlineProject details: https://www.thebookseller.com/news/headline-lands-babalola-debut-retelling-love-stories-mythology-1033616