Nigerians are go-getters. They continue to be citizens ambassadors in different professions from football, to the arts, medicine and also film industry even in advanced countries. Below are some A class Hollywood stars who are Nigerians and are flagging the Nigeria flag high in the US.
Hakeem is hails form Ogun state but was born in Lagos, Nigeria. Hakeem Kae-Kazim is a British-Nigerian actor starred in the Starz television series “Black Sails,” and in the film “Hotel Rwanda“.
O. T. Fagbenle
Olatunde Olateju Olaolorun “O. T.” is an English actor, writer and director.
Born in London to a Yoruba father, Tunde Fagbenle and a British mother, O.T has been featured in movies and shows such as “Grownups“, “Silence in the Library“, “Forest of the Dead“, “The Handmaid’s Tale“, “Looking“, amongst many more films.
Gbenga Akinnagbe is a US actor and writer born in Washington born to Yoruba parents. He featured in the HBO series “The Wire” and “The Deuce“.
Cynthia Onyedinmanasu Chinasaokwu Erivo is an English actress, singer, and songwriter. Cynthia has won many awards, such as Tony Award, a Grammy Award. She has also been nominated for two Academy Awards. She was cast in the films such as “The Color Purple“, “Widows“, “Bad Times at the El Royale“, and “Harriet”.
Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje is a British actor, director, and former fashion model.
He was born in the US to Nigerian parents. Adewale has starred in movies like “The Bourne Identity“, “Pompeii“, “The Mummy Returns”.
Carmen Elizabeth Ejogo is a British actress and singer. Carmen’s mother is Scottish; Elizabeth and her father a Nigerian; Charles Ejogo. She was in the films such as “Love’s Labour’s Lost“, “What’s the Worst That Could Happen?“, “Away We Go“ etc.