The year 2020 came with a lot of not-so-blissful events that had many people locked down in their homes, leaving them with nothing but their TVs and phones as their source of entertainment.
Although a lot of movie productions had to be put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Nigerian entertainment industry still came through for its movie lovers.
Some movie actors were noticeably absent this year, but there were others who made quite an impression on their fans with their exceptional acting skills.
Below are eight Nollywood actors who made the year 2020 fun on screen:
1. Timini Egbuson
The MTV Shuga actor who won even more hearts with his role in the web series, Skinny Girl In Transit, is certainly one Nollywood eye candy who graced our screens a lot in 2020. Anyone who is a fan of ROK movies can agree that Timini, who is the younger brother to Dakore Egbuson, kept many fans entertained.
2. Bolanle Ninolowo
Popularly known as Nino B, the talented actor is yet another film star who made 2020 endurable for his fans.
From staring in several movies to his famous role as Jobe in the movie turned series, Picture Perfect, Bolanle has been a delight to watch in 2020 and hopefully, the coming year holds more entertainment from him.
3. Jimmy Odukoya
The actor whose dedication in the church did not get in the way of his passion for acting kept quite a number of fans entertained with his exceptional character depiction in movies.
4. Yul Edochie
The son of veteran Pete Edochie did not relent in serving fans just the right amount of entertainment to get them through the pandemic.
5. Junior Pope
Despite being a rough one for most people, the year 2020 was no doubt a memorable one for Junior Pope. Not only did he give fans a reason to smile, but he also had quite a big reason to smile with the arrival of his new baby.
6. Kunle Remi
Arguably the king of Nigerian celebrity TikTok, Kunle Remi is yet another actor who had the ladies looking forward to the next film he'd appear in. Not only is his good looking, but his charm in movies also had many people glued to their screen this year.
7. Deyemi Okanlawon
Deyemi plays the villain as good as he plays the perfect husband and this is one reason, a lot of ladies love to watch him on the big screen. He enjoyed massive screentime in 2020 and fans couldn't be more pleased.
8. Frederick Leonard
There hardly is a woman who does not like Frederick Leonard's movies. The year 2020 saw Leonard featuring in numerous movies, most of which turned out pretty good for many fans.
Meanwhile, the Nigerian film industry is considered one of the biggest movie industries in Africa. From keeping millions of Nigerians delightfully entertained to making lots of people film stars, the movie industry has certainly come a long way.
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Source: Legit Newspaper