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6 Nollywood Actors Who Play the ‘Native Doctor Role’ Very Well. Which of Them is Your Favourite?

Many Nollywood actors are multi-talents who have an understanding about the historical cultures of Nigeria and have thrilled us while playing the role of a native doctor in the Nollywood movies. The numerous traditional incantations spilled out while acting as a native doctor in the Nollywood movies by this great stars is indeed a big conviction that some of these actors are blessed with creative traditional values as an actor.

In this article, I would be showing us 5 Nollywood actors who have thrilled us as native doctors in Nollywood movies.

1. Zubby Mickael

Zubby Michael is an Anambara State-born Nollywood actor and producer who is popularly known for playing a role in the movies titled ”Three Widows”, ”Royal Storm”, ”Professional Lady”, and many more. He made his first debut as an actor at the age of 8 years in the movie titled ”Missing Rib”. As one of the multi-talented actors in the Nollywood movies, he has thrilled us with his characters, including playing the role of the native doctor in the movie titled ”Modern Oracle”.

2. Bishop Umoh(Okon Lagos);

 

Okon Lagos is a Nigerian actor and comedian who is known for playing the role of a funny actor in Nollywood movies. He made his first debut in the movie titled ”Uyai” in 2008 and finally rose to prominence after featuring in the movie titled ”Silent Scandal” in 2009. The Akwa-Ibom star has thrilled us in many Nollywood movies, and has equally gone far to interpret the role of a native doctor in some Nollywood films.

3. Sam Obiagu;

Late Sam Obiagu is a well-known Nollywood actor, filmmaker, and chairman of the Screen Writer Guild of Nigeria(SWGN). He thrilled us with his characters in many Nollywood movies titled ”Gifted”, ”Tears of Kings”, and ”Women of Fire”. However, his ability to play a role of a native doctor, making several traditional incantations is the most of it, he is truly a talented Nollywood legend that will not be forgotten. Truly, his death is a great loss to the Nigerian entertainment industry.

4. Pete Edochie;

Pete is a legendary Nollywood grand actor who has impacted positively in the Nigerian entertainment industry. His presence in a movie pulls a lot of crowds due to his unique characters and grammatic speaking roles in the Nollywood movies. Nevertheless, he has tickled us with his characters in many Nollywood films, including his parts as a native doctor.

5. John Ikechukwu Okafor(Ibu);

Ibu is a famous Nigerian actor and comedian who is in his early sixties. He is recognized as one of the most talented actors who are capable of interpreting any role given to them in movie productions. However, the 60-year-old actor has thrilled us with his characters in many Nigerian movies like ”Ibu in London”, ”Ibu and Sons” etc. He is not only known for playing a funny role in Nollywood movies but has also played the role of a native doctor, thrilling us with traditional incantations and ancient religious practices.

6. Chiwetalu Agu;

Chiwetalu Agu is a famous Nigerian actor who is known for his specific language slang, phrase, or cliches in many Nollywood movies. He is a well-known comic actor who has played many funny and interesting roles after projecting Nigeria’s culture as a native doctor or a traditionalist in many Nollywood movies. Nevertheless, he made his first debut as an actor in the movie titled ”Last Opella”, and rose to prominence after featuring in the movie titled ”Things Fall Apart” in 1986. In 2012, he won the Nollywood award for the best actor in the indigenous movie.

Who among these Nigerian actors have thrilled you in the Nollywood movies?

With this piece of information, I hope I have been able to show you the 6 Nigerian actors who have thrilled us as a native doctors in the Nollywood movies.

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