Nollywood actors are showing huge enthusiasm for the upcoming biopic series about the notorious convicted scammer, Ramon Abbas, popularly known as Hushpuppi.
The popular Nigerian actor, Deyemi Okanlawon has indicated his interest in auditioning for the show.
However, there is a considerable number of Nigerians that believe a Nigerian actor should play the lead character. Nigerian Actress, Uche Jombo says a Nollywood actor should take the role, among others.
American rapper, actor, and movie producer, 50 cent recently revealed his intention in making the biopic show on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.
“For my scammers, I have to do this one. Hushpuppi series coming soon! GLG GreenLightGang. I don’t miss.” The rapper stated.
50 cent produced the popular Starz tv show, Power, and other spin-offs such as Power book II- Ghost, and Book III- Raising Kanan.
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