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AMVCA 2016 Daniel K Daniel beats Mike Ezuruonye, Majid Michel to win "Best Actor"

Daniel K Daniel beat Mike Ezuruonye, Majid Michel, to win "Best Actor" for his role in "A Soldier's Story".

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Daniel K Daniel at the 2016 AMVCAs

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Nigerian actor Daniel K Daniel has emerged as Africa's best actor!

The talented won the 2016 AMVCA best actor for his role as Bossman, in Nigerian war thriller "A Soldier's Story."

The actor beat Majid Michel, Mike Ezuruonye, Van Vicker, Segun Arinze and Blossom Chukwujekwu to win the award.

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Daniel K. Daniel as Bossman.

 

The action film which earned him the award is directed and written by Frank Ogar, and also features Adesua EtomiZainab BalogunSambasa Nzeribe,Olumide OwuruBaaj Adebule and Chico Aligwekwe (of Classic FM 97.3 Lagos).

ALSO: CHECK OUT FULL LIST OF AMVCA 2016 NOMINEES

“A Soldier’s Story” centres on Regina, a young female scavenger who rescues a soldier who had been left for dead. After protecting and nursing him back to health for months, the fighter finally awakens but has no recollection of who he is and his past. As time goes on, the soldier begins to develop feelings for Regina but as he begins to regain his memory, he starts to realize he might actually have a life in Nigeria.

ALSO: CHECK OUT FULL LIST OF 2016 AMVCA WINNERS

Daniel K Daniel's upcoming film includes the much anticipated "76."

We predicted that Mike Ezuruonye would win, but DKD should win. Congratulations to the actor.

Watch actor in "A Soldier's Story" below.

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