Ali Nuhu Mohammed, popularly known as king of kannywood or sarki, is a Nigerian actor and a director as well.
He was born on the 15th of March 1974 at Maiduguri, Borna state in the northeastern part of Nigeria by his father, Nuhu Polooma and his mother, Fatima Karderam. He is currently 46 years old.
Apart from acting, he is also a director, producer, scriptwriter and a choreographer. He also owns a website alinuhu.com.
He is the first Nigerian actor to act in both the kannywood (Hausa) and the Nollywood (English) successfully.
Ali started becoming famous when he started his acting career in 1999 where he acted in a movie entitled Abin Siri Ne. He is best known for the role he played in a movie entitled Sanngaya which later became the highest-rated Hausa film sold at the time. Since then he has cast and featured in more than 500 Nollywood and kannywood films. Here are the movies that certified his legendary status.
Banana Island Ghost
Confusion Na Waa
Blood and Heena