Proficient Nollywood actor, John Okafor lately granted an interview the place he opened up about his private life, household, profession and extra. The comedian actor, fondly known as Mr Ibu, spoke about how the title has affected him as an individual.
Learn his excerpts from the interview beneath:
Talking on whether or not he envisaged his success;
“I by no means thought that I’d be this massive. I used to be even shocked on the stage of my success. However like I stated, I thank God for his goodness. At this time, I can comfortably purchase a automotive for myself and purchase for another person. Whereas I used to be rising up, my mother and father have been Christians and so they by no means did something with out bringing God into it. So, that’s the type of way of life that I’m emulating. That’s the reason proper now, something I wish to do, I herald God first” he replied.
On what’s accountable for his activeness and vitality regardless of his age, Mr Ibu stated,
“There may be nothing you are able to do on this world that God will not be conscious of. I put God first in something I do. Even though I went via some challenges however as at this second, I’ve many causes to return nearer to God and say thanks for my current state of affairs.”
The 58-years-old actor additionally revealed he has been harassed a number of instances and has needed to run away from folks due to his Mr Ibu character.
In his phrases,
“Mr Ibu has acquired numerous slaps and manhandling from folks. Some folks even go to the extent of tearing my garments or buttons. So, when I’m out and I really feel that the state of affairs is about to exit of hand, I simply run away as a result of some folks might benefit from the state of affairs and begin punching my face.”
Giving a touch about his plans for the film business, he stated,
“All the pieces is in God’s palms as a result of I do know that I’m artistic. I’ll maintain doing artistic issues and bringing artistic concepts into the system.”
Nevertheless, the actor stated that he would by no means get uninterested in enjoying the Mr Ibu character. He stated,
“I’ll by no means get uninterested in enjoying my character as Mr Ibu as a result of it’s the character that introduced me fame.”
On the type of man he’s at residence, Okafor stated,
“I play like a child. When I’m residence with my children we play rather a lot which is why they all the time miss me when I’m not with them. I’m not strict with them besides when it’s crucial.”
Gushing about his spouse and mom of his kids, he stated,
“I’m a really romantic husband. If my spouse offends me and I shout at her, she cries due to the way in which I’ve educated her. I don’t hit ladies and I’ve by no means hit any girl earlier than.”
As a parting shot, the actor stated that his birthday is widely known in 4 of 5 locations within the nation. He stated,
“I rejoice my birthday in numerous states resembling Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Enugu or anyplace I like. Additionally, I all the time assist folks as a result of I received a variety of help from folks after I was rising within the business.”