Amaka Igwe Gave Me My First Movie Role – Julius Agwu

Onyeka Ibeanusi  | Wednesday, 30 April 2014 | 813 Total Views


Tributes are pouring in for late Nollywood icon Amaka Igwe. Colleagues and entertainers have been shocked and sad by her sudden death.

Comedian and Actor Julius Agwu feeling very sad about her demise revealed that it was the late Mrs Igwe who gave him his first acting job. Agwu played a character in the 1995 Drama film ‘Rattle Snake’. "(She) gave me my first Movie role in #Nollywood as Peter jnr in her blockbuster #Rattlesnake. May Almighty God grant her family the fortitude to bear the irreplaceable loss  #RIP Aunty Amaka", Julius Agwu wrote on his Twitter.