Veteran actor Adebayo Salami sheds tears of joy as children gift him brand new SUV on his 70th birthday (video)


Veteran actor, Adebayo Salami was moved to tears on his 70th birthday when his children presented him with a brand new SUV.

Adebayo Salami
Adebayo Salami

The thespian turned 70 today, Monday, May 9, and his children surprised him with the brand new luxury whip as a birthday gift.

Adebayo Salami’s son, actor Femi Adebayo, took to his Instagram page to share the video that captured the heartwarming moment the car was presented to his father.

In the video, the septuagenarian who couldn’t hold his emotions as he received the gift shed tears of joy.

Sharing the video, Femi wrote,

“I’ve always known my Dad to be a disciplinarian … My Daddy never cries but today, he couldn’t hold the emotions… I couldn’t also hold mine honestly. I’m so grateful to Almighty God that Daddy could see this day and he made it possible for us to deliver this gift. Happy 70th Daddy, we love you.”

Watch video below,

In other news, Femi Adebayo, has opened up on the craziest act he has carried out in his profession and that was slapping his dad, Adebayo Salami, while on the set of a movie production.

While speaking with Sunday Scoop, he said as an actor, one must be ready to do anything to play unbelievable roles.

He stated,

“I have been presented with scripts where I had to slap my father on set and I must do it as an actor. He has slapped me on set too countless times. The moment we are acting, I don’t see him as my father anymore; I see him as a colleague and we need to interpret our roles very well. He trained me and he is my boss in the industry.”