Remilekun Safaru popularly known as Reminisce has gotten two nominations in the 2020 edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) for his roles in Kemi Adetiba’s 2018 flick ‘King of Boys’.
Reminisce plays Makanaki, a political thug plotting revenge against Alhaja Eniola played by Sola Sobowale who is the lead character.
The rapper is also featured on Sess's Original Gangster which appears on the 'King of Boys' soundtrack.
His roles in the movie has earned him a nomination in the Best Supporting Actor in a Movie category of the 2020 AMVA and Best Sound Track.
For the Best Supporting Actor in a Movie Catory, the rapper is up against Richard Mofe Damijo (Seven), Ramsey Nouah (Living In Bondage), Nkem Owoh (God Calling) and Pascal Tokodi (Disconnect).
Larry Gaga/Flavour (Living In Bondage), Ighwiyisi Jacobs (God Calling), Mercy Aghedo (The Gift) and Timzil (Run) are the other contenders in the Best Sound Track.
These will be Reminisce’s second and third movie nominations following the nod he got in the ‘Best Supporting Actor in a Supporting Role' category of the 2019 Africa Movie Academy Award (AMAA).
Reminisce follows in the footsteps of Falz as the second Nigerian rapper who will be getting an AMVCA nomination.
If he wins in the categories, he would catch up with Falz who already has two AMVCA awards.
Reminisce began rapping in 2018 and has four studio albums to his name.