“We can’t make money from movies.I need to correct that. We make more money from standup than you make from movies,” he pointed out.
30 Days in Atlanta, a film produced by a standup comedian – AY Makun – comfortably holds the record of the highest grossing film in Nigeria. Ali Baba however says, despite that, money isn’t the motivation. He continued, “I’ve played in about two movies and the time you spend in shooting a movie, three weeks at the minimum, you’ll make that same money they’ll pay yu from that movie at a show. So what are we talking about?”