Samuel Nyamekye talks about the revival of the movie industry.
Ghanaian movie producer and director, Samuel Nyamekye reveals one sure way for the revival of the Ghana movie industry. According to him, we need to bring back on the screens ‘veteran’ actor, Agya Koo.
Nyamekye spoke about this in an interview with Papa J on his Enterchat show. He stated that he believes himself and other producers at a point failed to handle Agya Koo properly. Therefore, the claims that he became pompous.
Also, he added that he thinks it was normal for Agya Koo to have behaved the way he did, even if it will hurt the movie producers. However, he had attained a legendary status on the movie scenes having stayed relevant for 15 years. Therefore, he believes he has to be brought back to revive the movie industry which is gradually dying.
The veteran movie director also disclosed that it is time the movie produces understand that the way they treated actors in the past cannot be the same as today. He made an example with himself and stated that the way he treated maybe a Bill Asamoah or Nana Ama Mcbrown in the past cannot be the same as today.
Samuel Nyamekye made these statements in an interview in relation to his movie ‘Kubolor’.