Nigerian fine artist and painter, Onuoha Columbus, has wowed many people online as he painted A-list American actor, Morgan Freeman. What really got many people talking was that he wore the actor a traditional Igbo cloth known as isi agu to make him look like a Nigerian man.
Nigerian version of Morgan Freeman In the painting, the actor also has a red beaded necklace and cap to complete his looks. Many people went ahead and christened Morgan different Igbo names on Twitter as they tagged his account.
the time of writing this report, the tweet has gathered over 3,000 retweets with more than 100 quoted replies. 9jasoundz compiled some of the reactions below:
@ibekemed said: “Morgan Freeman in Isiagu. Wowww.”
@MystiqueDsgn said: “No be Morgan freeman be dat.”
@JasyChilla said: “The detailing is out of this world.”
@ChiddyOff1cial said: “Morgan Freeman wear isi agu,just negodu.”
@Ronin_Yasuke said: “Morgan Freeman looks good in that Naija drip.”
@ChrisOdiaka said: “Wow! This is so beautiful!
@morgan_freeman just crossed the Niger.”
@anwana_mercy said: “Morgan Okoro Freeman.”
@J_Chinonso1 said: “Very well detailed. He even got his earrings on and still looks like ichie.”
@liberateyurself said: “Awesome work of arts, keep up the good work. Your creativity shall speak for you in high places.