…By Lola Smith for TDPel Media.
Veteran Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekehinde, proudly boasts about her and other prominent movie stars’ contribution in introducing Nigerian entertainment to the world.
In the 90s, actors such as Omotola, Genevieve Nnaji, Rita Dominic, Eucharia Anunobi, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Charles Okafor, and many others dominated the Nigerian movie industry.
Their exceptional performances and skillful interpretation of roles endeared them to countless movie lovers.
Breaking Barriers Before Social Media:
Omotola took to her Instagram page to share some iconic Nollywood films in which she had acted alongside Rita Dominic.
In her post, she expressed nostalgia despite the relatively low video quality and absence of social media during that era.
She emphasized that even without the influence of social media or the popularity of Afrobeats, they managed to break barriers and introduce Nigerian entertainment to the world.
Their contributions were significant, setting the stage for the global recognition that Nigerian entertainment enjoys today.
Omotola Jalade’s Exciting Abattoir Experience in the US:
Having relocated to the United States with her family last year, Omotola Jalade-Ekehinde recently shared an exhilarating experience at an abattoir in the country.
On her Instagram page, she recounted the delightful moment she had with some friends.
As a lover of goat meat, she was thrilled when her friends informed her about an abattoir conveniently located near Los Angeles.
Preference for Goat Meat:
In her post, Omotola revealed her dislike for beef and shared an interesting detail about her brother-in-law.
He would undertake a five-hour drive from Arizona every month solely to bring her goat meat.
This anecdote highlights her strong preference for this particular type of meat and the effort her family is willing to make to fulfill her culinary desires.
Omotola Jalade-Ekehinde, along with other notable Nollywood stars, played a pivotal role in introducing Nigerian entertainment to the world.
Their exceptional performances and dedication captivated audiences, even in the absence of social media.
Omotola continues to share her experiences, both within and outside the entertainment industry, with her followers, showcasing her love for goat meat and the efforts made by her loved ones to satisfy her cravings.Share on Facebook «||» Share on Twitter «||» Share on Reddit «||» Share on LinkedIn