Funlola Aofiyebi Raimi hopes to act with Sola Sobowale

One of Funlola Aofiyebi Raimi’s wishes, is to act alongside Sola Sobowale.

Nollywood actress, Funlola Aofiyebi Raimi has revealed her wish to share the same stage with her senior colleague, Sola Sobowale.

Aofiyebi-Raimi made public her wish to act opposite Sobowale on her 45th birthday.

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In an Instagram post, she wrote, “Though we didn’t share a scene in King of Boys, we share the film and I look forward to working opposite you soon. The king of Boys, king of girls and king of screen action.

You were my late mum’s favorite actress! In the days of ‘Toyin Tomato’, she made me pay attention and I’ve been hooked ever since. Though we didn’t share a scene in King of Boys, we share the film and I look forward to working opposite you soon. The king of Boys, king of girls and king of screen action!!! Today is my birthday but I choose to celebrate YOU – Aunty Sola Sobowale…….Thank you for paving the way for me!🎬❤️🎭🖤🎬 #Actors #Thespians #Craft #Tribute #Love #Nollywood #Career #Legend #Nigeria #Africa #Inspiration #TvAndFilm #FunlolaAofiyebiRaimi @solasobowale

The actress further revealed that Sobowale is her late mum’s favourite actress saying “You were my late mum’s favorite actress! In the days of ‘Toyin Tomato’, she made me pay attention and I’ve been hooked ever since.

Aofiyebi-Raimi became a popular face on Nigerian Television after she featured as ‘Tokunbo Bakers’ in Ralph Nwadike and Tunji Bamishigbin’s hit series, ‘Palace’. She is currently popular for her roles in ‘Tinsel’ and MTV Naija Shuga.

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In 1996, the actress got her first role in a Nigerian film, ‘Violated’, where she acted alongside Joke Silva.

Source: PULSE NIGERIA

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