Good day, can we meet you?
My name is Aro Raheemot
Kindly share your background with us across the line of education and growing up.
I hail from Abeokuta Ogun state, Igbore axis to be precise, I’m a graduate of geology from Al-Hikmah university Ilorin where I obtained my BSC, I had my SSCE certificate from comprehensive Academy in Abeokuta Ogun state and my primary school from Peartree nursery and primary school in same Abeokuta.
How did you acquire training as a scrip writer?
I grew up loving articles, creating contents hence, it makes me have an insight on script writing so I went to National Film Institute NFI to acquire a diploma course on script writing.
What inspires you as a creative writer?
The events around me inspires me more
Have you ever suffered a setback, how did that emotionally affect you and your work?
Yes I have, before I was generally accepted as a script writer in nollywood isn’t easy which emotionally bring me down but passion keeps me going
Tell us about a time where you had difficulty with writing a script . What was it about and why was it challenging?
Till date, I don’t have a difficulty in writing yet.
What is your take on sex for role in Nollywood?
I only hope we have more of trained actress than those jumping the fence, this will make them know the rudiments and not just accepting sex for roles.
What is your sex life like and what are your morals?
I have a relationship I wouldn’t like to disclose hence, this question is a personal one.
What do you enjoy doing most in your free time?
I like seeing movies and hanging out with my close ones
Do you think celebrity marriages in this era will last long and why?
Yes, if they truly know and understand each other.
With your focus as a writer, do you feel filmmakers should tap into cultural movies more than contemporary or modern stories?
Yes please, this will propagate our culture.
What is your take on the current leadership of TAMPAN?
It’s cool, quiet okay.
Has any of your stories been awarded by any award platform in Nigeria?
I got a general award from YORUBA MOVIE GIST as the best script writer of the year 2020
Do you see yourself directing your stories in the nearest future?
List some movies whose script you wrote.
Amerah produced by Nkechi Blessing
Hook up produced by Adeniran Azeez
Informat by Murphy Afolabi