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7 Kannywood Actors And The Movies That Brought Them To Stardom

The Kannywood movie industry is a very competitive one and those who work hard usually reap the fruits of their labour and make it to the top. This post will be revealing seven Hausa actors and the films that shot them into fame.

1. Rabi'u Rikadawa

Muhammadu Rabi’u Rikadawa is a versatile actor who has turned the fortunes of the Kannywood film industry for his multi-dimensional roles, Rikadawa is one of the unique actors the industry has ever produced. He began to act in movies in the early 90s and was best known for featuring a hit movie titled 'alhini'.

2. Ali Nuhu

Ali Nuhu is reputed to be the most popular actor in the Kannywood movie industry. Most of his loyal fans and colleagues have stated that his acting ability has remained timeless. He made his acting debut with the movie, 'abin Sirrine'.

3. Adam Abdullahi Zango

Adam Zango is an actor of vast credit and a thespian of outstanding ability who gained recognition through determination and hard work. In 2001, the movie superstar rose to fame after appearing in a film, gwanaye.

4. Umar M Shariff

Even though the actor started to feature in movies in 2018, he gained recognition in a short time after playing the role of Mansur in one of the best and greatest Hausa films, Mansoor.

5. Lawan Ahmad

Lawan Ahmad has enrolled in the Kannywood movie industry in 1999. He started appearing in a movie titled 'siradi' which happened to be his first movie. Lawan became popular after starring in the movie. 

6. Abdul M Shariff

Makashinka was the movie that brought Abdul into prominence. Since then, he got the opportunity to appear in more than fifty movies. 

7. Sadiq Sani

The award-winning actor joined the industry in 2004. The movie that shot him into fame was called 'Jari Hujja'.

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