Category: Movies

Canada-based Producer Premieres ‘June 12’ Movie In Lagos

A licensed hairstylist based in Canada has taken the bull by the horns to delve into filmmaking, making a new movie titled June 12, a day very special to many Nigerians. This year, President Muhammadu Buhari announced that henceforth, every June 12 would be celebrated as Democracy Day in Nigeria instead of the usual May…

Rita Edochie, Ngozi Ezeonu, Feature In ‘Parish Women’

Two veterans in the Nigerian movie industry, Ngozi Ezeonu and Rita Edochie, have featured in a new flick by media personality, Ugochukwu Favour-Mayor. The new film is entitled ‘Parish Women’ and it features other stars in the industry fondly called Nollywood. Some of these acts include Afam Agudiegwu Owensly, Tony Anyasado, Joan Chioma and a…

Dotun Taylor Quits Commercial Voice-Over After Ooni’s Appointment

Celebrity voice-over artist, Dotun Taylor, has called it quit with commercial productions following his appointment as the Yoruba Cultural Ambassador and Voice of the House of Oodua by His Imperial Majesty, the Ooni of Ile-Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II. The talented entertainer, according to information scooped by us, is leaving to focus on…

Star Actor, Kelechi Udegbe, In Documentary on Affordable Housing

Popular Nigerian actor, Kelechi Udegbe, has featured in a documentary series titled ‘Kelechi’s Quest’, to highlight challenges faced by Lagos residents in securing affordable housing. The documentary was produced by filmmaker, Deji Akinpelu, with the support of leading multi-disciplinary infrastructure firm, Arctic Infrastructure (AI) in partnership with Heinrich Böll Foundation. In the series, Kelechi Udegbe…

Sultry Nollywood Filmmaker, Adaslim, Glows In Fresh Birthday Pictures

On Sunday, May 06, 2018, talented and charming Nollywood filmmaker, Adaslim, marked her birthday with the release of some stunning pictures. Adaslim, whose latest movies, ‘Kenny’s Divas,’ ‘Papa Bomboy’ and ‘How To Play A Player’, are still trending online. The showbiz entrepreneur and also a Nigerian-American movie producer, recently got engaged to her lover and…

Ishmael Annobil Unveils CINEAFRI Network For African Filmmakers

An innovative network dedicated to African film and video making called CINEAFRI, is launching this week. Founded by London-based Ghanaian filmmaker Ishmael Fiifi Annobil, CINEAFRI offers African filmmakers and related companies and institutions a meeting place, where and they can reach out to each other; recruit and offer talent, skills and facilities; and share videos…

How NollyFlix Plans to Fight Piracy, Solve African Film Distribution Issues

Two issues that have almost wrecked the African film industry are the distribution of movies and piracy. These problems have even brought the Nigerian movie industry fondly called Nollywood to its knees and filmmakers have remained helpless despite crying their eyes out to government without solution. But information reaching us indicates that these issues may…