BY ESE DIBEBI
Nollywood actor, Daniel K. Daniel last night at the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) completed a famous award double after winning the Best Actor in a Leading Role for his performance in A Soldier’s Story.
Earlier this year, he had also emerged as Best Actor at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) for the same film and role.
The Borno state-born actor burst onto the scene with his role in The Child, a film directed by Izu Ojukwu that also starred Joke Silva, Alex Usifo, Bukky Ajayi and Wole Ojo.
Other films Daniel K. Daniel has featured in include Almost Perfect, A Long Night, Matchmaker, Lions of ’76, Paint My Life, Bambitious and Amiable.
He won the City People Best New Actor award in 2014 as well as Best of Nollywood Revelation of the Year award in the same year.