Akin Omotoso

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Akin Omotoso was born in 1974 in Nigeria. He is an actor and director, known for Tell Me Sweet Something (2015), Vaya (2016) and Man on Ground (2011). See full bio »


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Known For

Vaya Director
Man on Ground Director


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 2021 Eje (Blood) (Short)
Detective Tayo
 2017 Catching Feelings
 2016 Naked Reality
 2016 Queen of Katwe
Rwabushenyi President
 2016 Wonder Boy for President
Kalu Akinrinsa
 2012 Sleeper's Wake
 2009 Diamonds (TV Movie)
Joshua Mozawa
 2007 Shake Hands with the Devil
Major General Paul Kagame
 2006 Blood Diamond
 2005 Lord of War
General Solomon
 2005 Crossing the Line (TV Movie)
 2004 Zulu Love Letter
Songs of Solomon (voice)
 2004 Gums & Noses
Furious Ad Man
 2003 God Is African
Former DJ (uncredited)
 2003 Pendulum (Short)
 2000 Operation Delta Force 5: Random Fire
Vice Consul Williams
 1999 A Reasonable Man
 1998 Double Shift (TV Series)
 1993 Generations (TV Series)
Khaya Motene (2000-)
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