Toka mcbaror is the CEO Evolution Studio 66, ltd. He is a Film Director, a Film Producer, an entertainment content entrepreneur, a major force in The Nigerian entertainment industry with several awards to his works. Toka spent his childhood fascinated with engineering, music, and action movies. It is his love and passion for music and movies that dramatically changed his life.
Toka spent his teenage years bored with the tedium of routine school days and teachers, while assisting his mother run her restaurant after school hours. Yet, he found the time to self school himself through his teenage hood to adulthood to become a consummate Film maker. With no academic certificate in film making or media production, Toka has worked with renowned music and movie celebrities
He is an artist bringing a much needed slice of raw to Nollywood. His accelerated experiences inform his work on both sides of the camera. Toka turned his talents towards directing, with the results praised by mainstays of the film community. His journey has been swift, crossing over from directing music videos and commercials to the highly full length films and soaps.
Toka made his first film (‘Bante’ 2004) an epic, with a cast of over 70 and a Sony Dv camera – learning quickly that one of the hardest parts of filmmaking is commitment. None the less, he carried on with his passion and now has several awards and nominations across the globe (ZAFAA – London, Berlin Campus Film Festival, AMAA – Africa, NMVA – Nigeria, TAVAH – Nigeria, AMVCA – Africa etc).