He lives and works a lot with working-class communities and those from the most underrepresented of communities. His films have a distinct warmth and affinity for the subjects. He is known for his characteristic subtext and light humour. Ladi challenges archetypes, letting characters mature naturally before an audience, with residual impact.
Ladi is continually inspired by the convergence of his community, the stories that materialise within the fabric and texture of multicultural lives and experiences within London, and its multidimensional offerings.