Genevieve Nnaji: The Actress With A Lion Heart
Genevieve Nnaji was born in Mbaise in the 1979 but had her education in Lagos state. She made her acting debut as a child actress in the 90s soap opera Ripples when she was just 8 years. During that period, she also featured in Omo detergent as well as Pronto beverage advertisements. She, however, made…
Watch: Genevieve Nnaji Talks About Her New Movie "Lion Heart"
Days after the premiere of her movie, Lion Heart, at the 2018 Toronto International film Festival, CNN’s Richard Quest has interviewed Nollywood heartthrob, Genevieve Nnaji. The movie which not only made history as the very first original Nigerian movie to be acquired by movie sharing platform, Netflix, also debuted as Genny’s first movie as a…
Netflix Buys Genevieve Nnaji's "Lionheart" Before Premiere
Online movie streaming platform, Netflix, has announced that it has acquired the worldwide rights for Nigerian actress Genevieve Nnaji’s film, Lionheart. It made the announcement in a press release on the Netflix website on Friday before yesterday’s premiere. According to Netflix, “Lionheart marks the first Netflix original film from Nigeria.” Directed by Nnaji, the film stars…
With LionHeart, it’s gold for screen diva Genevieve Nnaji
This is official. Screen diva, Genevieve Nnaji’s directorial debut, LionHeart, has been announced as an official selection in the Discovery Section of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in Canada.
Genevieve Nnaji Stars In Hollywood Film "Farming"
Nigeria’s screen diva, Genevieve Nnaji is starring in a movie, Farming alongside Hollywood actors Kate Beckinsale, Damon Idris and Gugu Mmbatha-Raw. The film which is being shot in the U.K. and Nigeria started production in August and is being directed by Nigerian-British writer and director Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje. The film is based on Adewale’s autobiographical story, Farming.…
Mo Abudu’s The Royal Hibiscus Hotel takes Nigeria to Toronto
Directed by Ishaya Bako, best known for his effort in The Road to Yesterday, starring Genevieve Nnaji, The Royal Hibiscus Hotel is the only Nigerian movie and one of the three African features in the Contemporary World Cinema category of the festival.
Screen goddess Genevieve Nnaji makes directing debut in “Lion Heart”
Nollywood goddess, Genevieve Nnaji has made her debut as a director in a new movie titled, “Lion Heart”, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.