However, there are still some great actors who are exceptional in portraying royalty. You may think it’s easy to play the role of a king but it takes a special kind of actor to play such a role. If Nollywood epic movies has taught us anything it’s that kings can come in all sizes, shapes, and personalities.
You might recognize these actors today, but how about back in the day? So sit back and take a look at what some of the men who are famous for portraying the roles of King look like in the past.
1. Sam Obiago (Now Late)
52-years-old Sam Obiago most times play the role of a king who talk less but carry out actions. He is a upright ruler who ensures injustice never happens in his kingdom.
2. Obi Okoli
Every lover of epic movies knows Obi Okoli as a mischievous and ruthless king who brings lot of suspense and action. You can’t tell his next move or predict how the movie will end.
3. Clem Ohameze
Once upon a time, Clem Ohameze was the most talked about actor in Nollywood but as he gets older, he began to play the role of a king. The veteran actor is currently 55-years-old and he is awesome at what he does.
4. Alex Usifo
67-years-old Alex Usifo is one man who portrays royalty as if he was born with a royal blood. He can be a good king who listen to the cries of his people but in some movies he can be ruthless.
5. Harry B
Harry B Anyanwu is currently 61-years- old. The veteran actor is a force to be reckoned with when it comes to playing the role of king.
When you watch most of his movies you will be carried away because it circles around sending maidens or warriors to an enchanted forest to restore peace or break a curse.
6. Ejike Asiegbu
Now that Pete Edochie and Olu Jacobs are getting old, Who do you think is the best in playing the role of a king?