Nollywood actor, Ani Iyoho made headlines in July when he was set on fire on the set of a new movie Behind the Wheels by Stanlee Ohikhuare.
The stunt got many people worried initially as it was thought to me a tragic location mishap. The air has since been cleared and the movie will be released soon.
In an interview with Pulse, the actor discussed his reasons for acreating a dangerous role like that and his new love for stunts.
When he was asked why he decided to become a stuntman, he said, “I guess it’s the crave for excitement, I guess it’s the crave for something exciting. You know, we don’t have things like bungee jumping, skydiving here in Nigeria. I guess I needed something to help me pump up my adrenaline just a little bit which is probably also why I went into martial arts as my sport.”
“I wanted to do things more challenging. Mostly in Nollywood m we are used to shooting drama, romantic drama. Rarely do we see action sequences, and I just wanted something a little bit more.”
Watch the full interview below.