The Hausa movie industry has been doing well over the decades now. Lots of movie stars were produced. Abubakar Hayatu is one of the Kannywood stars making waves.
Baballe Hayatu is a popular Hausa actor from Nigeria. He was born on December 1, 1987, in Gombe State, Nigeria.
Abubakar Hayatu (Baballe) was born in the Giginyu neighborhood of Kano and attended Giginyu Elementary School, Kawaji High School, and the College of Arts and Remedial Studies (CARS).
He is academically sound; he attended Bayero University in Kano for his bachelor’s degree, where he specialized in political science.
He joined the Nigerian force and served in the military in Anambra State. Before becoming an actor, he was a skillful man, a creative costume designer, and very good at it. However, he has a passion for standing on stage. So, he was featured in movies like Abin Sirrine and Aya.
Abubakar Baballe Hayatu began acting professionally in 1996, with a small role in the film; Abin Sirrine; this paved the way for him to stardom.
He is well known for his unique style on stage, which got his name on the lips of everyone, and with that, his fans grew rapidly.
He has starred in over 70 movies and has produced over 30 movies as a movie producer; some of them are Surkulle and Koren Ganye.
Baballe Hayatu officially started his acting career in 2007 and has become one of the most recognizable faces in the Kannywood film industry. Baballe Hayatu is known for his specialty and ability to play different movie roles.
He has acted in several Hausa movies and won many fans’ hearts with his exceptional acting skills. Some of his popular movies include “Mansoor,” “Dangin Miji,” “Gidan F o,” “Mai Farin Jini,” and “Daurin Aure.”
Apart from acting, Baballe Hayatu is also an entrepreneur and a businessman. He owns a production company called “Baballe Hayatu Production,” which produces and distributes Hausa movies.
He is also a philanthropist and has been involved in several charity projects aimed at helping the less privileged in society.
Baballe Hayatu is married and has children. He is known for his humility and down-to-earth personality, which has endeared him to many fans.