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How 3 Blood Brothers In Ikorodu Used Their Talent To Get The Attention Of American Movie Directors

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Three blood brothers who are indigenes and residents of Ikorodu in Lagos State have been recognized by some popular American movie directors, Russo Brothers. This recognition is a huge milestone in their career as skit makers and mimickers; it simply shows that they must be doing something right.

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Photo Credit: Ikorodu Bois's Instagram page

These four talented blood brothers are popularly called Ikorodu Bois on social media and they are known for their unique way of mimicking viral videos and movie trailers. So, recently, they mimicked the movie trailer of an American movie, Extraction which was co-produced by the Russo Brothers. They posted the video on their social media handles and tagged the American movie directors and producers and that was how the Russo Brothers saw the video and decided to invite them to the premiere of the second part of the movie Extraction in America. You can watch the video that shot them to limelight HERE

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Photo Credit: Ikorodu Bois's Instagram page

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The Ikorodu Bois team is led by their eldest brother, Tunde Sanni. Tunde is the one who directs their video productions. While his younger brothers, Muiz, Malik and Fawaz are usually the main actors in their videos. In an interview granted by Tunde Sanni in 2019, he noted that the whole idea of mimicking viral videos started as a joke. But they decided to take it seriously when they started getting a lot of positive attention.

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This invitation and acknowledgment has placed these young talents on another level in the Nigerian entertainment industry. Many of their fans have hailed them for their tenacity and consistency. Indeed, the Ikorodu Bois have shown us that it pays to be consistent in whatever we do. Their consistency has earned them an outstanding sit with noble filmmakers in Hollywood.

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ObiasorChiagozieNnabuike · 06/28/2020
Good.
keffasshamaki · 06/26/2020
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