Among the 5,000 estimated number of Nigerians who flooded the Big Brother Naija Lagos state audition centre, it has been reported that four Nollywood actors were spotted in the queue.
According to Pulse, the actors include ‘The Johnson’s’ actor, Olumide Oworu, Yoruba actor, Joseph Jaiyeoba, and fast rising actors, Emem Ufot and Joshua Richard.
Pulse reported that the actors were spotted at Dpodium Event Centre, Lagos on Friday, 1st of February, 2019. Olumide and Ufot were seen making their way to the final round of the audition process at about 1:45pm after being spotted on the long queue.
Some upcoming comedians were also spotted at the audition process.
However, it has not been confirmed whether these actors made it through the auditioning.
Big Brother Naija Housemates
Over the years which the Big Brother Naija has aired, it has had comedians, artistes and actors/actresses as housemates.
Artistes such as the late Goldie, Efe, and Bisola have been housemates in previous editions.
Actors/actresses like Ifu Ennanda, Uti Nwachukwu, and Bamike (BamBam) have also had the opportunity to be BBNaija housemates and this has helped to boost their careers.
Uti Nwachukwu has acted in various Nigerian movies, and BamBam recently acted in the just released movie, ‘Foreigner’s God‘, as Cha Cha.
DeeOne is also an example of comedians who have graced the Reality TV Show as housemates.