The 38-year-old said this in a tweet while wishing Sam a happy birthday.
He also said Sam laid the foundation for his successful acting career.
“He was my lecturer in the University of Port Harcourt, Theatre Arts Department. He taught us Acting. He laid the foundation for my successful acting career,” he wrote on Monday.
“How can you fail when you have such a Legend as your lecturer. Happy Birthday Boss. The Great @samdedesdx More yrs ahead.”