He is Lagos based role interpreter, Producer and Director all at once. Popularly known as Tomorrow, he understudied the likes of Tunde Kelani before becoming a force that he is today. In this brief encounter, Tomorrow speaks on his 24 years sojourn so far in the make believe industry……
Q; You are popularly known as Tomorrow. For the benefit of your fans who is Tomorrow and how did you come by the name.
A; As a matter of fact, Tomorrow is my group’s name. Its called Tomorrow’s vision media concept. And since that name came into being, , people started calling me tomorrow. May be because of its uniqueness.
Q; What was your growing up like
A: Hmmmm. To God be the glory.
Q; In what part of the country did you grow up
A; I grew up in Ogun and Lagos Nigeria
Q; How did you come into the film industry
A; My coming and growing up in industry is just like magic which i cant really explain.
I started having interest in film after watching a film called Aiye, produced by Hubert Ogunde and since then i have been looking forward to becoming a film maker .
Q; For how many years have you been in the industry now
A: About 24years ago
Q; When was the first time you ever featured in any film
A; That was 2002 the film was directed by the late Yomi Ogunmola
Q; who are your role models if you have one
A; My role model is Taiwo Hassan (ogogo)
Q; in your rating how would you rate the industry
A; All I know is that we are getting there and we will get there very soon.
Q; You have done many productions on your own can you mention few of them and the years of production
A; I produced Idi Abajo 2006, Black shadow 2008 And Aso oku 2012
Q; Is it true that ladies must sleep with Directors and Producers in the industry to get a good roles
A; Absolutely no
Q; Like how many directors have you worked with and which of them do you like most before you became one of them too
A; In my growing up in industry I have come across a lot of them but the ones I have worked closely with are late Yomi Ogunmola and Uncle Tunde Kelani
Q:What should your fans expect from you very soon
A; I have a school of art already now and it’s on point and about to shoot a big project very soon when the lockdown is over by the Grace of Allah.
Q; where do you see yourself in the next few years from now
A; Its only almighty Allah that can say because we are nothing without Him
Q; I want to assume you are married
Q: How has the journey marriage journey being. How well are you managing that aspect of ur life
A; Yeah, very good appreciation to Almighty Allah.
By Faleye Oluwatosin