Ali, a TV3 Date Rush Season 5 contestant became popular in Ghana and on social media after he got a date with Shemima on the most watched match-making show.
His participation on the show have earned him popularity on the show and in Ghana of which he never dreamt would be one day as it is today.
According to Ali, life is better now after being on the date rush show and got love with Shemima as he admits that his new elevated status as the people’s choice celebrity.
Ali made this known whn he appeared on TV3 Date Rush Hang out and confirmed that he has gained popularity joining the show and that he appreciates all that has happened expressing his deepest love for Shemima.
”Before I came on Date Rush, there were ups and downs. Since I got the opportunity, everything is better now.
I have been overwhelmed with messages and appreciation, which has granted me an opportunity to do something better with his life. Most people who rejected me some time ago are reaching out with opportunities.
Those who bounced me those times are reaching out to me. People are now calling me and messaging me. I feel so amazed and happy. So I can say my life is better” – Ali said
Adding to all the aforementioned, Ali revealed his prominence on the show has also increased his social media followings with many recommendations for commercials, promotions and movies from individuals and companies.
In hi exact words on Date Rush Hangout, Ali said;
“I will say my social media handles are increasing, and I get messages day in day out. People are trying to connect me to commercials.
I have featured in a few series and movies, all in the pipeline. Yes, I now feel like a celebrity after DateRush. And it is not easy living the normal life now”
Earlier, many who watched the show since its inception were of the belief that TV3 Date Rush show was a scripted one of which Ali added his voice to the rumours and debunked the claim.
“DateRush is not scripted. There were no scripts to learn before coming on the show. It is real. Those saying it is scripted should be very careful,” Ali said.
However, Ali further added that Ghanaians should forgo and ignore the thought that the show is scripted.
Also in a post sighted by unitedshowbiz.com.gh on the Instagram handle of Ali, he made a post in which he expressed his love for Shemima.
In the post he wrote; ”My mind dey for you 😘😘@shemima_daterush I love you 10,000 times I see the future to be a brighter place”
Ali hopes to leverage on his new exposure from the Date Rush show to achieve better in future.