- Funke Akindele-Bello grants her fan's request to feature in one of her movies
- The fan was not expecting a reply when the Jenifa actress asked for her details
- Funke became a household name after the release of Jenifa movie series and the subsequent TV show.
Newly-married actress Funke Akindele has given one of her fans the best New Year gift one could ever wish for.
The fan via Twitter had asked comically to feature in one of the Jenifa actress’ movies even if it was a ‘waka pass’ (minor) role. Moments later, Akindele replied and for the fan's contact details.
The fanModaBellaOmoPastor had tweeted with the handle @IAmAlmostOk, writing with a Jenifa-like affectation: “Hanti, I want to hact in your movie. I don’t mind if I won’t say anything, I can just pass beside you in one of the scenes.”
@IAmAlmostOk was obviously excited at the opportunity afforded her by Funke Akindele. Early hours of Wednesday, she tweeted at rapper Falz, who plays t Sege in the Jenifa’s Diary series,informing him that she would be joining the cast soon.
Eleko singer Mayorkun tweeted his songs at Davido in 2015 and weeks later, he was signed to the Davido Music Worldwide label. Bread seller Olajumoke Orisaguna became an instant celebrity when he was discovered via social media but photographer TY Bello whom she photo-bombed her photo-shoot.
Funke Akindele aka Jenifa and her husband JJC Skillz had a housewarming combined with New Year celebration party which had many celebrities in attendance early January 2017.