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PHOTOS: Meet the Most Active Family In The Hausa film industry

In this article, I am going to share with you photos and names of five family members who are celebrities in the Kannywood movie industry.

Hajiya Zainab Booth and her children are all actors/actresses. Booth's family is like the family of Mukherjee Samarth Devang or Kapoor in Bollywood, India.

1. Zainab Booth

Booth, who died in July 2021, was a famous actress in the Kannywood film cinema. She is the biological mother of actors and actresses; Maryam, Ahmed, and Sadiya Booth. Now let us look at her children who are currently making waves in the Kannywood movie cinema.

2. Maryam Booth

Maryam Booth is a Nigerian actress and filmmaker. She was born (28th October 1993) in Kano State, Nigeria. She had acted in over 100 movies across the two cinemas (Kannywood and Nollywood) in the country. Her movies include Rashin Uwa, Karki Manta Dani, Milkmaid, Dijangala, Garin Mu Day Zafi, among others.

Maryam is among the Kannywood actresses who grew up on the screen - she began her acting career at the age of 8. 

3. Ramadan Booth 

Ramadan is another talented Kannywood actor and movie producer. He was born and raised in Kano where he did his primary and secondary education. He is among the members of Ali Nuhu's film company, FKD production. He acted in movies like Bana Bakwai, Gamu Nan Dai, and others.

Ramadan is a cousin to the children of Zainab Booth.

4. Sadiya Booth

Sadiya is a former Kannywood actress and one of the eldest daughters of Zainab. She got married to the love of her life, Yakubu Muhammed who is also a Kannywood actor.

Sadiya and Yakubu are blessed with three children (one girl and two boys).

5. Ahmed "Amude" Booth

Ahmed is the lastborn in the family of Zaina Booth. He started as a child actor in the Hausa movie industry and made his debut in a blockbuster movie titled "Rashin Uwa" alongside Ali Nuhu, Aina'u Ade, and Maryam Booth.

Photos credit: Facebook, Instagram

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