On Wednesday, July 27, reports surfaced that Ani Iyoho was in the hospital after a fire stunt on set went wrong.
His latest movie "Behind the Wheels" features Nollywood actor Ani Iyoho ablaze.
In the movie, Iyoho's character is set on fire. There are also photos of his character on a hospital bed.
On Wednesday, July 27, an email was disseminated to various media houses, claiming that Iyoho was in the hospital after a fire stunt went wrong.
Hours after several reports, the mail was confirmed to be a publicity stunt as the supposed hospitalized actor is healthy.
“Na lie, Ani is fine. Nothing happened to him,” an undisclosed source revealed to TNS. “He has been attending several events after we completed shoot. I don’t know if the director is in on this stunt but we discussed something like that a few weeks ago.”
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As at time of this report, Ohikhuare and Iyoho have not been available as all attempts by Pulse Nigeria to reach them were unsuccessful.
Ohikhuare is popular for movies like "Stupid Movie," "Verdict," "Common Man," "Tunnel," "Kpians: The Feast of Souls" among others.