Clarance Peters full names is Clarence Abiodun Peters Born December 20th 1983 He is One of Naija’s Best Nigerian music video director, filmmaker and cinematographer. Born in Ibadan, Nigeria
with the genes of legendary musician
Sir Shina Peters and actress Clarion Chukwurah, Clarence Peters aka
Capital is the most sought after director in the industry at the moment.
Clarence Abiodun Peters
is the CEO of multimedia content creation company CAPital Dreams
and CEO of Capital Hill Records, a record label home to Chidinma, Tha Suspect, and Illbliss.
He has already done some amazing videos like 9ice’s Street Credibility, Shayo by Durella, Nobody Test Me by the Choc Squad ( M.I and co.), Only Me by 2baba himself and Remember
by Bracket featuring 2face, Flavor, Davido, Tiwa Salvage etc. Peters has also shot a good number of documentaries, TV commercials, short films, and TV features.In April 2014, Absolut Vodka honoured Peters for his creativity.
In September 2015, Peters announced plans to premiere his debut film
called ‘Hex’, a 25 minute-long short horror film. The first official
trailer was released on September 28, 2015.
Yeah, Clarence is that good, everybody
wants him. At just 28, He has already won director of the year at the
Nigerian Music Video Awards 2008 and the best music video at the HipHop
world Awards 2010 for Finest and is a well known name when it
comes to music in Naija.
He is so popular that 3 of every 5 videos seen
on TV is directed by him. He specializes in motion pictures of all
formats from HD (High Definition)/SD (Standard Definition) to 16mm/Super
16mm/ 35mm formats. Clarence attended Government College, Ikorodu and Camp David Academy
Secondary School, Ogba. As a kid, Clarence worked as an actor with Owner
of SoundCity, Tajudeen Adepetu for two years. He starting directing at
just 18 years of age when he directed 40 episodes of the TV series “Everyday People“.
He later moved to South Africa where he attended the City-Varsity
Summon Television Academy in Cape Town and gained a degree in directing
and cinematography. He returned to Nigeria to direct his first music
video, Fuji by Darey. He founded CAPital Hill record label with
his secondary school mate and friend, Tha Suspect who is also an artiste
under the label.