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Nationality  Nigerian
Name  Akin Lewis
Ethnicity  Yoruba
Role  Film actor
Citizenship  Nigerian
Movies  Heroes & Zeros
Years active  1976–present

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Born  1951Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria
Occupation  actor producer director
Notable work  Silver Lining (2012) Heroes and Zeroes (2010) Tinsel


Akin Lewis (born 1951) is a Nigerian film actor, director and producer.


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Early life and career

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Lewis was born in Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria. He began his acting career in 1973, the same year he joined a drama group led by Professor Bode Sowande, a Nigerian writer and dramatist. He came into limelight when he played the lead role in Madam Dearest, a 2005 Nigerian film produced and directed by Tade Ogidan. Over the years, he had featured, produced and directed several films. He featured in Tinsel, a Nigerian soap opera that began airing in August 2008 and Heroes and Zeroes, a 2010 Nigerian film written and directed by Niji Akanni. In October 2010, he won the Audio Visual Awards (TAVA) for best actor. He celebrated his 40th years on stage in December 2013.

Selected filmography

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  • Tinsel (2008)
  • Heroes and Zeroes (2010)
  • Silver Lining (2012)
  • References

    Akin Lewis Wikipedia