Veteran actor, Adebayo Salami aka Oga Bello has been surprised by his children who serenaded him as he celebrated his birthday today.
Adebayo Salami can be seen in the video seated in his living room when a band of musicians walked in playing music aloud to his astonishment.
Sharing the video on Instagram, the actor appreciated his children for the nice gesture with the below caption.
..and my children played got me unprepared.
May Almighty Allah bless you all for me.
His eldest son who is also an actor, Femi Adebayo, took to social media with a post to celebrate him.
‘My confidant ! my friend ! You have built everything that matters – A wonderful family that I’m lucky to call my own and A good name that money can’t buy. You taught me everything I know. I am so honored to share in your wisdom. Happy birthday to the world best dad. I love you ! @adebayo.salami.’
In 2016, the Yoruba actor lamented being neglected by the English section of Nollywood.
“They do not invite me to feature in English movies and I cannot lobby for it. Maybe they feel that my spoken English is not up to standard; I do not know honestly.
“The fact is that I would give Yoruba movie more priority than English movies, because I like to promote my culture. My culture is who I am and where I belong to.
He however stated that he won’t turn down any invitation to okay a role in the English section if Nollywood.
“Anytime I get invitations, I am ready because for me, acting is acting; the only difference is the medium of expression.
“If they invite me, I would surprise them. I have done more than eight English movies in the past”. he said.