These top five actors are talented and on top of their game when it comes to taking movie roles and hence they become the most sought for and highest paid actors based on featuring in hit movies.
1. Deyemi Okanlawon
Born and raised in Lagos, he is best known for his roles in the TV Series ”Gidi Up and An African City, with several of his work being nominated and awarded by prominent Nigerian and Pan-African film bodies including the hit web-series ‘GidiUp’. Okanlawon had his first experience with acting at the age of 5, when he featured in an ‘end-of-year’ play while in primary school. At the age of 9, Okanlawon featured in a nationally syndicated Television commercial with Kunle Bamtefa. While at the University of Lagos, Okanlawon became an active member of the drama groups.
2. Folarin Falana ‘Falz’
Falz is a Nigerian rapper, songwriter and actor who began his career while in secondary school after forming a group called “The School Boys” with his friend before his professional career as a music artist began in 2009. On September 1, 2018, Falz won “Best Supporting Actor” at the 2018 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
3. Samuel Animashaun Perry ‘Broda Shaggi’
Samuel Animashaun Perry popularly known as Broda Shaggi, is a Nigerian comedian, actor, songwriter and musician. At young age, he took interest acting drama as influenced by his late father, who was a drama teacher. Samuel perry had always had the passion to act drama, he also knew he had the flare to be a comedian. It was at UniLag ( University of Lagos) that Shaggi took his comedy seriously.
4. Stanley Ebuka Nzediegwu ‘Stan Nze’
Stanley Ebuka Nzediegwu popularly known as Stan Nze is a fast rising Nollywood actor, model, fashion designer, voice over artist and a television personality.
5. Bucci Franklin
Onyebuchi Franklin Odurukwe popularly known as Bucci is a talented Nigerian actor. He has starred in several Nigeria television series and films. in 2012, he participated the ‘Spirited Actor Competrition’ where he emerged as one of the top five contestant to represent Nigeria in the United State of America.