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 lives.
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 as well.
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.”