He came into the scene in 2010, and took it as a full time job from 2013, His confidence and fluidity in his line delivery, his carriage and effortless natural believable interpretation of every role he plays, his passion and ability to dig deep with so much depth is fast making him a force to reckon with and one of the top on Director's list, little wonder he was listed among the Net Newspaper's 25 Nollywood new faces. He holds a Certificate in 'Acting for Film' from New York Film Academy in collaboration with Delyork, Lagos, a graduate of Chemical Engineering from the University of Lagos, Nigeria.
Deyemi The Actor, as he is popularly called is a very hardworking, determined, professional, focused, and strong willed young man. He is passionate about his craft, he is an intense actor and takes his job very seriously. He is an aspiring Director and Producer, He is constantly training himself to make sure he leaves no stone untouched in achieving his goals as becoming one of the best actor he can ever be...Although Deyemi has only just begun his journey he is going to be a regular face on your screens and his name will be all over sooner than you think so you may as well recognise him now, he will be here for a very LONGTIME to come. With all these put together and more are the reasons why he is JAB's Next Rated Nollywood Star...
OTHER INTERESTS: Voice Over Artiste, Master of Ceremonies, Serial Entrepreneur, E-Commerce, Sales & Marketing Professional
THEATRE: Diagnosis, Itakun, Xtreme Reaction, e.t.c
FILMOGRAPHY: Webseries: Kpians, Gidi Up, Knock Knock, e.t.c
Short Films: In Iredu, Blink, Oblivious, 6:30PM, Badt Guy, Lagos Lying Game, Grain of Wheat, Dependence, e.t.c
Feature Films: ZR-7 (aka The Red House Seven), Journey To Self, A Few Good Men, e.t.c
TV Films & Series: Dowry, A New You, Taste of Love, e.t.c
Music Videos: No be You (Waje), Feeling this Feeling (Aramide), I have a Dream (Ibk Spaceshipboi)
AWARDS: In Short Film Festival 2013 Best Actor in a Short Film for Blink
SKILLS: Swimming, Rides a power bike, Martial Arts (Shotokan Karate).
LANGUAGES SPOKEN: English, Yoruba and he can say Hello in Igo, Hausa, French, Spanish, Mandarin, Hindi, Swahili and Afrikaans (i beg to laugh a bit, hahahaha)
HOBBIES: Reading, Dancing, Fitness Training, Snooker and Acting.
PERSONAL MANTRA: 'No Excuses'
FACEBOOK LINK: https://www.facebook.com/adeyemi.okanlawon
TWITTER HANDLE: @_deyemi
YOUTUBE CHANNEL: https://www.youtube.com/user/deyemiokan