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Actor Deyemi Okanlawon Explains Why He Is Always Dying In Movies

Nollywood actor Deyemi Okanlawon has provided an explanation for why his on-screen characters are doomed to death.

Deyemi Okanlawon

The excellent actor has appeared in blockbuster films where his character dies before the end of the film.

Deyemi frequently receives the death screenplay in movies like “Blood Sisters,” “Brotherhood,” “Elesin Oba,” and others.

Fans of the actor, are beginning to sense it’s a type of typecasting, as the constant death occurrence is already becoming a norm.

On his Twitter page, Deyemi opened up on the reasons why he is always choosing to play such roles.

According to him, his budget could be the reason as he has a high bill. Deyemi made this known as he replied a tweep.

He added that if he bills the tweep his daily rate, he could end up killing him in real life.

The fan, identified as San tweeted: “Why is @__deyemi dying in every banger film this”

Responding, Deyemi tweeted:

“Bruh e fit he say na budget cause am o! If I bill you my daily rate you fit wan kee me for real life!”.

Actor Deyemi Okanlawon Explains Why He Is Always Dying In Movies
Screenshot of Deyemi’s tweet explaining why he dies in movies

Actor Deyemi Okanlawon had detailed how his role in Nigeria’s Netflix original series, Blood Sisters, affected him mentally.

In the series, Deyemi acted as Kola Ademola, an abusive partner who brutalized his victims as a pastime.

On his Twitter page, the actor noted that perfecting his role in the movie was a mentally draining process.

He earlier tweeted, “Kola Ademola definitely affected me more than I care to admit and it took months to get to a semblance of normalcy. Strangely while I still firmly believe aggression should be met with justice, I now empathise with people who carry such demons.”


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