Olly Sholotan is a Nigerian-American actor, singer, and music producer. He recently starred in the 2020 Venice International Film Festival selection, “Run Hide Fight” for Voltage opposite Thomas Jane, Radha Mitchell and Isabel May for writer/director Kyle Rankin. Sholotan is coming out next in the upcoming film “Evolution of Nate Gibson” penned by David Hudgin’s (“Friday Night Lights”) for director Nick Hamm (“Driven”) opposite Marcia Gay Harden, Josephine Langford, Diane Ladd and Jim Belushi.
As a musician, Olly's work has been featured in various short and feature length projects including “Run Hide Fight” as well as garnered hundreds of thousands of streams across music platforms on his own independent label, Lamintin Records.
Sholotan trained out of the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. A Houston, Texas Native, Olly is an alum of the Kinder High School for Performing and Visual Arts as well as a 2015 YoungArts finalist in theater.