Rita Dominic and Bimbo Akintola, who were the only leading ladies from the Nigerian acting skies that featured on the nomination list of the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA), had their take last week. It is the turn of the men in front of the camera this week, and by reason of the mention they…
OC Ukeje and Lala in Cannes to promote 'Potato Potahto'
Notable Nollywood actor, OC Ukeje, and dependable stage and screen actress, Lala Akindoju, are in Cannes, France, to support the promotion of Potato Potahto, an African marital comedy of errors, based in Ghana and directed by one of Africa’s best female directors, Shirley Frimpong-Manso.
Honour for ‘Mr. TV,’ Wale Adenuga, from Nasarawa State government
Adenuga received the award alongside Zeb Ejiro, Tunde Kelani, Teco Benson, Sani Muazu, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Hilda Dokubo, Magaji Mijiyanwa, Pete Edochie and a few other selected prominent personalities.
Celebrity couples: Marriage made in Nollywood
With their engagement last week and a wedding planned for sometime in November, Adesua Tolulope Oluwaseun Etomi and Olubankole Wellington (Banky W for short) have joined the now growing...
Face Onu ready to serve busted at grand premiere
One of the very few leading Nollywood female executive producers, Face Onu, has hinted that the movie, Busted, one of the many projects she intends to use to give Nollywood a new face, is ready for a world premiere.
Spotlight is on Kemi Adetiba, Izu, Odugbemi, Abba, Jituboh in Paris
When curtains open on this year’s edition of the annual Nollywood Week Paris Film Festival on Thursday, the spot light would be on five acclaimed Nollywood directors: One, a successful female cinematographer, Kemi Adetiba, and the others- Femi Odugbemi...
Garlands for the Don-Pedro Obaseki of moviedom at 50
Nollywood literarily stood still on Tuesday, April 25. No, it is not that the practitioners declared a strike; they only took time off work to celebrate an illustrious son of the tribe, who was born on that day, 50 years ago.
Eric Aghimien’s action movie, Slow Country, ready for the world
The movie stars talented actors. Such as Ivie Okujaiye-Egboh, Sambisa Nzeribe, Tope Tedela, Majid Michel, Richard Brutus, Gina Castel, Adebayo Thomas, Victor Eriabie and Shola Thompson-Adewale.
Patience Erdoo Yisa: A new screen acting pearl pops up
If a new entrant comes into Nollywood and does not find a spot to perch on, it is either that the new entrant is not talented or has not deployed his or her talents effectively.