Ace Nollywood actress, Joke has recounted how she was chased by market women some years back in Lagos following his movie which shot her to fame.
She made this known in an interview with TheNEWS as she waded into the most memorable moment in her acting career and she hinted at her performance in Owulorojo which was telecasted in 1993.
The veteran actress who has been in the movie industry for 40 years indicated that she was chased by some market women in Lagos over her performance in the Yoruba TV series.
“The women had been so carried away by my scintillating performance in that TV series that when they saw me they were star-struck and started chasing me, saying they were thrilled by my performance in that movie.”
“But, you know, and just going into the market as I used to do. I had forgotten that people had watched Owulorojo and so getting to the market and being chased by all the market women and me running. They were all saying “E ma sa. Mo like ise yin” ( Don’t run, we just like your acting). That was very interesting”