Atandwa was stunting on the competition with a win in the Best Actor category for his role as Chance in Love by Chance.
Fans and friends, including Hollywood actor Michael B. Jordan, have celebrated Atandwa Kani’s recent win at the Houston Black Film Festival.
The film, which stars American actors Clifton Powell, Terri J. Vaughn and E. Roger Mitchell, also won the Best Romantic Comedy and Best Soundtrack awards.
Atandwa captioned: @houstonblackfilmfest 2018 awarded me with the “Best Actor in a film” Award for My role as ‘Chance’ in @lovebychancemovie dir by @samaddavis… We took ‘Best Romantic Comedy’ & ‘Best Soundtrack’ too!!
Michael, who starred with Atandwa in Black Panther, blew up the comments section with emoji’s including the praying hands to signal “blessings”.
Atandwa thanked Michael for the love and was soon swarmed with other messages of appreciation.
Atandwa helped Michael and others on the set of Black Panther as a ‘language specialist’, making sure that they nailed the culture and Xhosa language.
Source: Times Live