The Kannywood film trade is blessed with gifted actors. These actors have been entertaining folks most particularly within the northern a part of Nigeria, and in some Hausa talking international locations in Africa. Whereas there are vital numbers of Nigerian actors from the north buzzing in Kannywood, there are additionally actors from different elements of the nation making waves within the trade. The Nigeria film trade is certainly rising with totally different extractions with the Kaduna filmmakers not too long ago floating Kadawood and Jassawood in Jos including to the lists of unbiased movie making trade.
Regardless of being largely in Kano, Kannywood actors are from all elements of Nigeria, with some coming from exterior the shores of the nation. They’ve mastered the act that they blended so effectively with their Nigerian counterparts within the trade. Listed below are a few of the gifted international actors which have featured in a number of films in Kannywood.
Hadiza Aliyu popularly generally known as Hadiza Gabon is a well-liked Kannyood diva. She was born on 1 June 1989 in Libreville, Republic of Gabon.
On her father’s aspect, she is of Gabonese, whereas on her mom’s aspect; she has Fulani relations in Adamawa State, Nigeria.
She is an envoy for a lot of manufacturers, together with MTN Nigeria, and Indomie. She has gained many awards within the Kannywood together with finest actress at 2013 Better of Nollywood Awards, and likewise on the 2nd Kannywood/MTN Awards within the yr 2014. She is the founder and CEO of Hadiza Gabon Basis. Her debut film was ‘Artabu’ in 2009. She got here to the limelight along with her scintillating position within the film ‘Yar MAYE’.
Amina Muhammad, popularly generally known as Amina Amal, is a Cameroonian-born Kannywood actress.
She has stopped performing after her soiled battle with Hadiza Gabon in April 2019 when a brief video of her being bullied by Hadiza Gabon for allegedly accusing her of lesbianism surfaced.
In an interview with Each day Belief when she got here into the limelight, she mentioned she developed an curiosity in Kannywood after watching the film ‘Hubbi’ which had Ali Nuhu, Adam A. Zango, and others as casts. She mentioned she got here to Nigeria not figuring out anyone, and never capable of converse Hausa language at the moment. Her first film was Amal.
Rakiya Musa is a Nigerien-born, Kannywood actress. She may be very widespread in Hausa music movies. She has featured in lots of music movies alongside Hamisu Breaker, and most not too long ago within the blockbuster music video, “A yi mini aure.” Her debut film was Aisha Humaira.
Zahra Muhammad, popularly generally known as Diamond Zahra, is one other Nigerien-born Kannywood actress born in Tahoua, Niger Republic. Her first film was ‘Zuma da madaci’ in 2018.
She has featured within the newest net collection, Gargada, and plenty of different films.
Fati Labaran, popularly generally known as Fati Nijar is a well-liked Kannywood musician that has been making waves within the trade. She is a senior and well-respected musician among the many feminine musicians of the trade.