Nollywood’s Samuel Ajibola Shares Insight on Departure from ‘The Johnsons’
Renowned Nollywood actor Samuel Ajibola, known for his role as Spiff, the imbecilic clown in the popular TV soap opera ‘The Johnsons’, has recently disclosed the reasons behind his decision to part ways with the long-running series.
The actor, in a recent interview with Channels TV, highlighted that his departure from ‘The Johnsons’ was a conscious move to pursue his dreams and delve into new creative ventures.
Bold Move to Pursue Dreams
In the interview, Samuel Ajibola emphasized that he spent nine years contributing to ‘The Johnsons,’ portraying the iconic character of Spiff.
However, he decided to take a bold step and leave the series to focus on his personal aspirations.
The actor revealed that even before officially leaving the soap opera, he had been working on his comedy skits titled “DAILY Issues” since 2016.
This initiative marked the beginning of his journey as an emerging producer and director.
Investing in Personal Growth
Ajibola elaborated on the decision to invest nine years into ‘The Johnsons,’ stating that it was time to shift focus to building his own brand.
He expressed a strong desire for adventure and emphasized his identity as a risk-taker. Despite the success and recognition he garnered through his role in ‘The Johnsons,’ the actor believed that leaving the comfort zone was essential for personal growth and pursuing new opportunities.
Re-Establishment and No Regrets
The Nollywood star affirmed that leaving ‘The Johnsons’ played a pivotal role in re-establishing and redefining him, especially as a producer and director.
Ajibola indicated that the decision aligned with his instincts, and to date, he has no regrets.
The bold move to depart from the familiar landscape of the popular TV series has allowed him to explore and expand his creative horizons, solidifying his identity as a multifaceted talent.Share on Facebook «||» Share on Twitter «||» Share on Reddit «||» Share on LinkedIn