Sign in
Download Opera News App



Movie TV



5 Nollywood Actors Whose Children Are Also Actors

We love to watch many celebrities in Nollywood today, but what we may not know is that their parents too were talented actors in their days. Let's have a look at some of them.

1.    Pete Edochie: Veteran actor Pete Edochie, who has starred in movies like ‘Igodo,’ ‘Rituals’ and ‘Lionheart’ has a son named Yul Edochie, who is also a big star in the Nigerian movie industry. Yul Edochie has starred in films like ‘The End is Near,’ ‘Rain of Hope’ and ‘Brothers of War.’ Another of Pete’s son Linc is also a Nollywood actor.

2.    Rita Daniels: Nollywood superstar Rita Daniels, who has starred in movies like ‘Jealous Princess’ and ‘Jealous Princess 2’ is the mother of Regina Daniels, who has starred in movies like ‘My Beautiful Sister and I,’ ‘Seed of Love’ and ‘The Powerful Princess.’

3.    Jide Kosoko: Born in 1954, veteran actor Jide Kosoko who has starred in movies like ‘Last Flight to Abuja,’ ‘King of Boys’ and ‘The Figurine,’ has two of his children (Bidemi & Shola Kosoko) who took after his footsteps.

4.    Adebayo Salami: Veteran actor Adebayo Salami fondly called ‘Oga Bello’ is the father of Tope and Femi Adebayo, who are both doing well in the movie industry.

5.    Sunday Omobolanle: Veteran actor Sunday Omobolanle, popularly known as ‘Papi Luwe’ is the father of actor Olasunkanmi Omobolanle.

Content created and supplied by: (via Opera News )

Jide Kosoko Pete Edochie Regina Daniels Rita Daniels Yul Edochie


Load app to read more comments