One of the most sorted after
actors in the Yoruba sect of
Nollywood is Femi Adebayo . The
son of legendary actor Adebayo
Salami has appeared in most of
the recent blockbuster movies in
Nollywood. One man who has
been compared with him in
recent time is
Femi spoke with NET on the
perceived rivarly “Odunlade
Adekola is one of my very good
friends. We don’t see ourselves
as rivals. Outside our profession,
we see, we talk, we relate, we
rub minds; we even share ideas
regarding how to live our private
That automatically negates the
word rivalry you are talking
about. We are not rivals, we are
friends, and we are colleagues.
We do our things and our fans
appreciate us,” he said.
Femi Adebayo also highlighted
the difference between him and
the 6 footer actor.
“Odunlade is a
very tall man and I am not tall, I
think that’s one of the very
obvious differences between us.
But we have a lot in common.
Odunlade is a very fantastic
actor; I am a very fantastic actor
We interpret our roles the way
we feel it should be interpreted.
We share the same date of birth.
We are in the same industry. He
is friendly, I’m friendly; he is
down to earth and I’m equally
down to earth.”