"Many Girls Are Desperate To Act. We Have A Lot Of Gay Men In Nollywood" - Kanayo O. Kanayo

Date: 22-06-2024 10:25 pm (4 weeks ago) | Author: Mister Jay Wonder
- at 22-06-2024 10:25 PM (4 weeks ago)

In a candid revelation that has stirred debates within Nigeria’s vibrant film industry, veteran actor Kanayo O. Kanayo has highlighted concerns over the casting dynamics and challenges faced by upcoming actresses in Nollywood.

Speaking in an exclusive interview with GistMania, Kanayo O. Kanayo, known for his iconic roles in Nollywood classics, expressed his observations about the industry. The actor disclosed that many young girls aspiring to break into acting often face desperation and challenges, with some resorting to extreme measures to secure roles.

"We have a lot of girls who are desperate to act. It's unfortunate because this desperation sometimes leads them into compromising situations," Kanayo O. Kanayo remarked during the interview.

The actor further elaborated on the prevalence of gay men in the industry, suggesting that this demographic also faces its own set of challenges.

"There are also a lot of gay men in Nollywood. They have their struggles too, trying to navigate an industry that sometimes does not fully embrace diversity," Kanayo O. Kanayo added.

His statements have ignited discussions on social media platforms and among industry insiders, with many highlighting the need for improved casting processes and better protection for aspiring talents.

Kanayo O. Kanayo, who has carved a niche for himself through his versatility and strong performances over the years, emphasized the importance of talent and professionalism in Nollywood.

"We need to create an environment where talent thrives, where actors and actresses are respected for their skills and dedication to the craft," he emphasized.

As Nollywood continues to evolve, Kanayo O. Kanayo's insights serve as a reminder of the challenges facing the industry and the importance of fostering a supportive and inclusive environment for all talents.

Watch him speak below...

Posted: at 22-06-2024 10:25 PM (4 weeks ago) | Addicted Hero
- gogoman at 22-06-2024 10:28 PM (4 weeks ago)
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Posted: at 22-06-2024 10:28 PM (4 weeks ago) | Grande Master