"I think I'm a perfect example of a young dreamer achieving what he set out to do" - OC Ukeje.
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Speaking of his rise as a guest on Accelerate TV’s "Under The Influence," the actor who has grown into a multiple award winning actor and has featured in International movies said he was once in limbo, and nobody was seeing his works.
Speaking on his current position in the industry, the actress said, "Not to tooth my own horn, but I think I have made incredible impact in this business."
"I think that I have been a solid example of a young dreamer achieving something that he set out to do without the general red tapes and bureaucratic difficulties that comes with wanting to please different circles of people in the business," he added.
Ukeje also spoke on handling criticism, his rise to fame and sustaining his place in the industry.
OC Ukeje is popular for movies including "The Arbitration" to "Ayanda," "Two Brides and a Baby," "The Prey," "When Love Happens," "North East" among others.
He is set to star in a historic true life film on Conjestina Achieng; the first African woman to win an international boxing championship.
OC Ukeje was selected alongside Somkele Idhalama as 2016 TIFF's International Rising Stars from its city to city spotlight.