Foremost Nigerian filmmaker, Tunde Kelani has commenced the filming of a movie in honour of the late Apala musician, Ayinla Yusuf, popularly known as Ayinla Omowura.
Kelani enlisted the assistance of his fellow filmmaker and actor, Kunle Afolayan; internet sensation, Debo Adebayo, popularly known as Mr. Macaroni and Lateef Adedimeji, a popular Yoruba actor.
Afolayan took to his account on the photo-sharing app, Instagram to share some behind-the-scenes photos from the movie with his fans.
Kelani had disclosed that the movie tells the story of Ayinla Omowura, who was one of the pioneers of music in Nigeria.
Adedimeji is playing the role of Ayinla Omowura while Afolayan is playing the role of Mashood Ajala, popularly known as Ajala Travel, famous for embarking on a trip across 40 countries in Europe, Asia and Africa on his Vespa scooter wearing his full conspicuous agbada regalia with a cap to match.
Mr. Macaroni's role is yet to be identified as he was seen striking a pose with Afolayan as they readied for a scene in the movie.
Attaching some pictures to his Instagram post about the filming, Afolayan wrote, "It's day 2 for me in Abeokuta on the set of 'AYINLA' a Tunde Kelani film @tkelani. I’m playing 'Olabisi Ajala popular known as 'Ajala travel all over the world'"