Nollywood actor Bolaji Amusan better known as Mr Latin is 56 today, October 15.
The veteran took to his Instagram page to delight fans with new photos of himself.
The actor expressed gratitude to God for his mercies.
Wishing himself a happy birthday, Mr Latin wrote,
“Happy birthday to me”.
In another post, he wrote,
“Happy birthday to me, I thank God for His mercies”.
Bolaji Amusan (born 15 October 1966), known by his comic persona Mr Latin, is a Nigerian comic actor, filmmaker, director and producer.
Since 2018 he has been president of the Theatre Arts and Movie Practitioners Association of Nigeria
Amusan was born at Gbongan, the headquarters of Aiyedaade Local Government Area in Osun State, southwestern Nigeria.
He began acting in 1988, became a comedian in 1991, and acquired the name Mr Latin after he spoke French while acting in the 1992 film 50-50 produced by Akin Ogungbe, who mistook it for Latin.
He has produced over 40 movies, mostly comedies, and is the CEO of Mr. Latin TV and the Mr. Latin Foundation.
Amusan joined the Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners, now the Theatre Arts and Movie Practitioners Association of Nigeria, in 1989; after serving in local posts, he was governor for Ogun State in 2006–2010,later became director for organization and business, and in 2018 was elected its president.