Bolanle Ninalowo, also known as Makanaki, is a prominent figure in Nollywood, serving as an actor, producer, brand ambassador, social media influencer, entrepreneur, and content creator.
Recently, he posted a new video on his official Instagram profile, generating reactions on social media. The footage features him alongside US law enforcement.
Ninalowo stands out among the talented Nollywood performers, showcasing his skills on screen. There’s anticipation that he might venture into the US film scene. Known for his outstanding acting,
Ninalowo has carved a niche for himself in the Nigerian film industry, actively contributing to, writing, directing, and producing several acclaimed films, currently making significant waves in Nollywood.
As expected, His colleagues in the Nigerian entertainment industry reacted to his video:
Famous9ja recall that During the TVC segment, Seven of Seven, the actor elaborated on his decision to switch careers, highlighting that he departed from the banking industry to explore his true identity and calling. Feeling unfulfilled in banking, he made the choice to leave and seek his true path back home.
He began, “Working in a bank in America was something that I had to do after school but switching was something I had to do in pursuit of my self discovery and what I wanted to be in life. You know I couldn’t settle for that nine to five lifestyle, I wanted to find and create myself.”
When asked to give advice to people considering a similar career switch, the actor comically exclaimed: “Ah” before saying, “you have to have some balls, ah you have to stay determined. With that, you can achieve anything you set your mind to. My entire family lives there. I have friends there and I grew up there. So it’s not like I went to America to work. I was raised in America, in Chicago to be precise. So sometimes I go back to connect.”