Top actor and filmmaker, Kunle Afolayan in a recent post has celebrated his veteran filmmaker, Tunde Kelani on his 73rd birthday.
Kunle Afolayan shared a video and pictures of Kelani via Instagram on Friday as he described Kelani as his mentor and father.
“Happy birthday to a friend, mentor and father,” he wrote.
Recall that Kunle Afolayan got his first movie role as Aresejabata in Kelani’s Saworoide movie released in 1999.
Tunde Kelani popularly known as TK is a Nigerian filmmaker, storyteller, director, photographer, cinematographer and producer.
He was born on 26th of February 1948.
He is known for producing movies that promote Nigeria’s rich cultural heritage and have a root in documentation, archiving, education, entertainment and promotion of the culture.
Some of his movies include Saworoide, Agogo Ewo, Magun among others.