Ani Iyoho is a dynamic actor born on the 2nd of September, 1980 to the family of Barr. and Mrs. Lawrence Iyoho. He is from Akwa Ibom State.
Registered with the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Lagos branch in 2004 he has since featured in top-notch movies such as “Enslaved” (an Emem Isong movie, directed by Lancelot Imasuen); “Between Two Worlds” (alongside Jim Iyke) and ” Chase ” both directed by Moses ‘Sneeze’ Inwang. He has also worked with veteran producer and director, Zeb Ejiro in “Close to you”, and with Red Ejiro, producer in the award winning movie “Checkpoint”.
More recently, his roles have included lead roles in movies such as “Sins of the past” alongside Ghanaian star, John Dumelo; and supporting lead role in “J.U.D.E.”, a 2010 Nollywood-Bollywood collaboration directed by Chukwuma Osakwe. Ani Iyoho can also be seen in cameo scenes of past episodes of Mnet soaps “Doctors Quarters” and “Tinsel”, But currently plays the lead character, Koye Johnson, in “Echoes”, (a soap produced by Galaxy Television), Barnabas Barde in Binding Duty and is about to begin shoot with Ghanaian born producer Shirley Frimpong of Sparrow Production in the renowned Adam’s Apple follow up chapters. Ani just concluded shoot with Gomadfilms’ 4 Crooks and a Rookie as Cyborg and is presently shooting as Cool Joe in Made in Nigeria – the Contractor .
When he’s not acting, Ani Iyoho is running LaMB Entertainment, an entertainment company co-founded with his brother with a vision for innovative movie production techniques. Possessing further appreciable set of skills to complement his acting talent, including Karate (black belt), singing, ability to mimic some local and international accents, swimming proficiency, and the ability to do his own stunts, Ani Iyoho is definitely a rising star to watch out for.
Recently a Special-effect went wrong On a Nollywood movie set as actor Ani Iyoho got severely burnt with fire & lands in hospital, this is a near death incident that was managed to be averted. Ani Iyoho was badly burnt while playing a fire incident role on set of movie director, Stanlee Ohikhuare.
VIDEO: Watch How Nollywood actor Ani Iyoho got burnt on set