Okiki Lawrence Afolayan is a famous and incredible Nigeria movie producer, Director and a film maker whose work has gained a lot of recognition in Nigeria movie industry. He has directed over 150 movies which made him known in Nigeria movie industry. He is one of the most influential and well respected movie directors in Nigeria .
Early Life and Personality
Okiki Afolayan was born on the 2nd of feb 1985 and raised in Mushin part of Lagos state, in Nigeria. Okiki Afolayan hails from Kwara state, in Nigeria. He had his primary education at Local government primary school Shogunle Oshodi Lagos and secondary education at Anwarul Islam model college Agege Lagos. He is married to his wife who is also a veteran actress in the industry Abimbola Ogunnowo . He met his future wife on the set, Abimbola Ogunowo made an incredibly strong impression on him. He immediately saw in her not only a beautiful appearance but also a tender hearted and a talented actress. At first, their communication did not go beyond business relationships, but love is unpredictable, and soon the couple began dating and finally tied the knot.
Okiki started his career as a continuity manager in 1999 under the tutorship of Mr Olumide Adedayo after which he delved into movie directing . After gaining experience under his master Mr. Olumide he directed his first movie titled ‘Mr. Cola’ which brought recognition and fame to him in 2010, he later went into directing fully.
He has directed more than 150 films and he’s widely regarded as one of the most paramount and influential of this generation.
Awards and Nominations
Okiki has bagged numerous awards in Nigeria movie industry which includes the award Director of the year for his contribution to cinema, he was deservedly recognized as the most influential director of the year, City people movie award [Yoruba] and many more awards .
Okiki Lawerence Afolayan can be contacted through the following links on social media
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Instagram Handle: @okikiafolayan
Twitter Handle: @okikiafolayan
Okiki Lawerence Afolayan has directed over 150 movies in Nigeria movie industry. He is currently one of the busiest director in Nigeria . Some of the movies he had directed includes: