The History Of Ali Nuhu Mohammed (Sarki Ali Nuhu)

The History Of Ali Nuhu Mohammed (Sarki Ali Nuhu)

 

The History Of Ali Nuhu Mohammed (Sarki Ali Nuhu)

The History Of Ali Nuhu Mohammed (Sarki Ali Nuhu)

Ali Nuhu Mohammed (born 15 March 1974) is a Nigerian actor and director. He acts in both Hausa and English movies and he also known as king of kannywood or “sarki” Ali by the media;Kannywood is the Hausa film industry headquartered in Kano, Nigeria. Ali Nuhu has appeared in more than 500 Nollywood and Kannywood films, and earned numerous accolades, Nuhu is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most influential actors of all time in the history of Hausa Cinema as well as Nigerian Cinema In terms of audience size and income, he has been described as the most successful Hausa film star in the world. He is the first Nigerian celebrity to act in both the Northern Kannywood and Southern Nollywood movie industries of the country with full dominance and bringing the two cinemas together.

Kannywood Scene: The History of Kannywood's Actor, Ali Nuhu

 

Full Name :Ali Nuhu Mohammed
Born: 15 March 1974 (age 46)
Place of Birth:Maiduguri, Borno State,Nigeria
Education: Geography Bachelor of Arts
Alma mater: University of Jos
Occupation:Actor, Director, Producer, Script Writer, Choreographer
Years active: 1999 till present
Known for: Acting

Children: 3

Ali Nuhu Mohammed

 

Ali Nuhu Mohammed

Early life and education

Nuhu was born in Maiduguri, Borno State, in northeastern Nigeria. His father Nuhu Poloma hailed from Balanga town of Gombe State and his mother Fatima Karderam Digema from Bama local government of Borno State. He grew up in Jos, and Kano. After high school education he received a Bachelors of Art degree in Geography from the University of Jos. He did his National Service in Ibadan, Oyo State. He later attended University of Southern California for a course in film production and cinematic arts.

 

Acting career

Nuhu made his acting debut with the 1999 film “Abin sirri ne” . He is best known for his role in “Sangaya” which become one of the highest-grossing Hausa films at the time. Ali Nuhu starred in several sequel films, including Azal, Jarumin Maza, and Stinda awarded as the best Actor in a supporting role during the African Movie Academy Awards in (2007). In 2019, Nuhu celebrated his 20th anniversary in the entertainment industry. He has appeared in about five hundred (500) movies.

 

 

 

Filmography

1. 2007 Sitanda Actor Drama
2. 2011 Carbin Kwai Actor Drama
3. 2012 Madubin Dubawa Actor Drama
4. 2012 Last Flight to Abuja Actor Drama Nollywood Film Factory
5. 2013 Blood and Henna Actor Drama Newage Networks
6. 2013 Confusion Na Wa Actor Drama Cinema KpataKpata
7. 2013 Wani Hanin Actor Drama
8. 2014 Matan Gida Actor Drama
9. 2015 Jinin Jikina Actor Drama
10. 2016 Nasibi Actor Drama
11. 2016 Ojukokoro Actor Drama Singularity Media
12. 2016 Mansoor Actor Drama Shugaban Media
13. 2017 Banana Island Ghost Actor Drama
14. 2020 Dear Affy Actor Drama

 

Awards and nominations

Nuhu is one of the most decorated actor in the Hausa Cinema, he frequently appears on listings of the most popular, stylish andinfluential people in Nigeria. He has regularly featured among the top ten of the 100 most influential men in Nigeria. Nuhu has been brand ambassador of various governmental and nongovernmental campaigns including Globacom, Omo, Samsung and others. He has received honorary doctorate from ISM Adonai American University, Benin Republic in 2018.

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Year Award Category

  1. 2005 Arewa Films Award Best Actor Won
  2. 2007 3rd Africa Movie Academy Awards Best Upcoming Actor award Won
  3. 2008 The Future Award Best Actor Won
  4. 2011 Zulu African Film Academy Awards Best Actor (Indigenous) Won
  5. 2012 Best of Nollywood Awards Best Actor (Hausa) Won
  6. 2013 9th Africa Movie Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor Nominated
  7. 2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best Actor Won
  8. 2013 Best of Nollywood Awards Best Actor (Hausa) Won
  9. 2013 City People Entertainment Awards Kannywood Face Won
  10. 2014 Kannywood Awards Best Actor Won
  11. 2014 Leadership Awards Best Artiste Won
  12. 2014 City People Entertainment Awards Best Actor Won
  13. 2014 City People Entertainment Awards Kannywood Face Won
  14. 2014 Arewa Music and Movie Awards Pride of Kannywood Won
  15. 2014 Arewa Music and Movie Awards Best Actor (Popular) Won
  16. 2015 19th African Film Awards Most Outstanding Actor Won
  17. 2015 Best of Nollywood Awards Best Actor (Hausa) Won
  18. 2015 Kannywood Awards Best Actor (Popular) Won
  19. 2015 City People Entertainment Awards Kannywood Personality Won
  20. 2016 Best of Nollywood Awards Best Actor (Hausa) Won
  21. 2016 Arewa Music and Movie Awards Best Actor Won
  22. 2016 Kannywood Awards Best Actor Nominated
  23. 2016 City People Entertainment Awards Kannywood Face Nominated
  24. 2016 Arewa Creative Industry Awards Entertainment Award Won
  25. 2016 Wazobia FM’s COWA Awards Excellent Entertainer Won
  26. 2017 Northern Nigeria Peace Awards Best Actor Won
  27. 2017 City People Entertainment Awards Kannywood Face Won
  28. 2017 City People Entertainment Awards Best Actor Nominated
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