The Ogun state-born role actor, who has been giving shout outs to colleagues in celebration of his 25 years of being an actor, took to Instagram to share his experience working with the former Association of Nigerian Theatre Practitioners (ANTP) president and how he has impacted his career and life.
Here’s his post on Jide Kosoko…
LET ME TALK ABOUT – (JIDE KOSOKO) – @princejidekosoko Uncle Jide is one of the few senior colleagues I have, who have not only made a professional impact in my life but a personal one as well. We have worked together so many times that I’ve really lost count. When you are on set with Uncle Jide aka “OFRIDOMA” you’d better be on your toes! The reason is simple, this is one seasoned Actor that will always give any young Actor a run for his money! He is one Actor that supports and respects young talents but omo, you have to earn that respect! He is a strict professional and disciplinarian as he always protects the ethics of the job and this virtue he has also instilled not only in his biological children (@solakosoko and @bidemi_kosoko) but also in his theatre children as well. He is one of the few people I can call a Father in this industry and with him, work is always fun. (He can be very naughty atimes I swear… but make I no talk dat side) This man is truly an Icon and undoubtedly one of the Pillars of Nollywood today and I respect him more because he has also crossed the language barrier long before I even dreamt of acting and continues to prove that …Read More
Source:: The NET