Nakia Dillard is an actor and entrepreneur who currently resides in Philadelphia, PA. He owns his own entertainment company called Aikan Entertainment. He hopes to own a full entertainment facility to host his events. Nakia is 35 years old and decided to pursue his love of acting after he graduated from high school. Nakia has been in a number of films, commercials, and magazines. At 5’10”, Nakia simply enjoys living life to the fullest and creating opportunities everywhere he goes. You can find him on the web at www.nakiadillard.com. We interviewed Nakia for our “A Few Good Men” edition and here are his responses on life and relationships.
Are you spiritual? If so, how? YES I AM A CHRISTIAN
What is your greatest achievement? STARTING MY OWN COMPANY AND BECOMING A SCREEN ACTORS GUILD MEMBER.
How do you handle setbacks? I TRUST IN GOD AND BELIEVE SET BACKS ARE JUST LEARNING EXPERIENCES, BUT ITS NOT OVER JUST KEEP ON PUSHING. SETBACKS SOME TIMES OPEN OTHER DOORS IF YOU LOOK AT IT THAT WAY
If there’s one quote you could live by, what would it be and why? KEEP IT MOVING. BECAUSE IN LIFE YOU CANT STOP BECAUSE SOMETHINGS NOT RIGHT. YOU HAVE TO KEEP AT IT OR LEAVE IT ALONE
How have your life’s experiences shaped you into the man you are today? BY BEING AN ACTOR YOU GET USED TO REJECTION SO BEING AN ENTREPRENEUR IT’S A LOT OF TRIAL AN ERROR. I LEARN SOMETHING NEW EVERY DAY
Are you currently on any social networking sites such as Facebook, YES FACEBOOK ,Twitter, LinkedIn? If so, please list your handles if you’d like. YOU CAN FIND ME ON FACEBOOK /LINKEDIN/TWITTER AS NAKIA DILLARD
What is your relationship like with your mother? ITS GREAT ,SHE IS AN INSPIRATION TO ME.
Did you have a father figure or positive male role model growing up? NO MY FATHER PASSED AWAY WHEN I WAS FOUR, SO A LOT OF THE POSITIVE MEN IN MY LIFE WERE FROM MY ACTING SCHOOL
Do you have any children? If so, what if your relationship like with them and their mother? I HAVE NO CHILDREN
Why are you single or not in a committed relationship? I HAVE NO CLUE LOL.
What is the longest relationship you’ve ever been in? 3 YEARS. Why did you break up? THE COMMUNICATION STARTED TO DEMINISH. Did you learn anything from it? YES MAKE SURE YOU ARE FRIENDS FIRST
Do you want to get married? YES
What are you looking for in a relationship? SOME ONE WHO IS DOWN FOR ME, NOT BECAUSE OF MY ACCOMPLISHMENTS. BUT FOR ME. SOMEONE WHO HAS A SENSE OF HUMOR,
What qualities do you find attractive in a woman? A GO GETTER,
What qualities don’t you find attractive in a woman? LAZINESS,BEING DEPENDENT ON ME, DOING DRUGS,HAVING A NEGATIVE OUTLOOK ON LIFE
Do you believe a woman’s role is in the kitchen? Can you handle a successful woman? NO I DON’T BELIEVE SHE SHOULD BE IN THE KITCHEN SHE CAN BE WHERE EVER SHE LIKES. I COOK TOO SO WE CAN MAKE EACH OTHER MEALS. YES I CAN HANDLE A SUCCESSFUL WOMAN. MATTER OF FACT I WANT HER TO BE SUCCESSFUL
When it comes to women, what is your definition of beauty? HER INNER BEAUTY. STRESS LESS PERSONALITY. MEANING ALWAYS LOOKING TO THE POSITIVE INSTEAD OF COMPLAINING ABOUT THE OBVIOUS.
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