Popular movie producer and actor, Kunle Afolayan has introduced one of the actors who played the role of Omowunmi in the movie “Anikulapo” as his daughter.
In the Anikulapo movie, Eyiyemi Afolayan portrayed the daughter of the King’s second wife. In the film, she was caught up in a love triangle that resulted in Saro’s banishment.
The well-known movie producer posted a video of himself on Instagram interrupting an interview as he said: “That’s my daughter, that’s my daughter, I’m so proud of her.”
The daughter revealed to the interviewer in the video that her father had initially doubted her ability to portray the part, but that she ultimately exceeded his expectations following the film’s debut.
She said “Well, being in this movie was a last-minute thing. My dad just reached out to me and said, Oh Eyiyemi I want to send you a script, read this particular character and let me know if you can play it out.
“And then I read through them. and said, of course, I can play it out. And he said are you sure?, and I said, “Daddy, just try me out.” She added
The starlet revealed that Anikulapo is her first movie, and she has never before been on a set.
Many well-known personalities sent positive comments on his Instagram post, and as captioned it with “Thank you guys.”
This article was originally published on Naija News