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1 day ago
Titled Man Pikin, the 26-part series was created and produced by Ihidero, one of the most respected TV writers and producers on the continent, and owner of PinPoint Media, a Nigerian film and media company working to industrialize content creation and distribution in Africa.
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All is set for the return of the Lagos International Film Festival dubbed LIFF 2021. Founded in 2008 by notable Filmpreneur, Madu Chikwendu, as a festival that demonstrate a concern to improve the world through movies..
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National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has commiserated with the family and professional colleagues of the late Mr. Babatunde Omidina, aka Baba Suwe, over his death.
2 days ago
The director behind a biting look at India's entertainment industry says the backroom dealings and bold personalities of Bollywood have proven a rich target for satire. Shaad Ali's latest venture is a local adaptation of a runaway hit Netflix series that follows four hapless French talent agents as they wrangle and coddle their celebrity clients.…
2 days ago
Stars of ABC sitcom Black-ish took to social media to share their goodbyes as the show wraps up production after eight seasons. Written by Kenya Barris, Black-ish follows successful advertiser Andre Johnson(Anthony Anderson) and his African American family as they navigate their life living in Sherman Oaks's suburban neighbourhood. Andre tries to keep his family…
2 days ago
Euphoria returns with stars Zendaya and Hunter Schaffer as they prepare to tell 'Euphoria' fans another inspiring story in season 2. The Sam Levinson show will debut its second season on January 9 at 9 PM ET. The series will air weekly on HBO and its online streaming platform HBO Max. Euphoria season 2's cast includes Primetime…
3 days ago
General Hospital star Steve Burton was fired from the soap opera on Tuesday after he refused the COVID-19 vaccine mandated for all actors on the show.  Burton's character Jason Morgan (previously Jason Quartermaine) had been a regular on the show since 1992, except for a brief hiatus from 2013 to 2017, when he had a multi-year…
4 days ago
Ten days after its release, Red Notice is Netflix's second most watched movie of all time with 277.9M hours clocked. The Dwayne Johnson-Gal Gadot-Ryan Reynolds $200M action heist movie is closely honing in on becoming the streaming platform's most watched of all time. Sandra Bullock's thriller Bird Box currently holds the record with 282million hours.…
23 Nov
Idris Elba is reportedly in talks to star in the next James Bond film, but not as 007 himself.  Since Daniel Craig's departure from the 007  franchise, Elba has been rumoured to be his replacement despite him denying this last month at an ITV London premiere, "No, I'm not going to be James Bond." However, sources including The Sun…
22 Nov
Legendary Nigerian comic actor, Babatunde Omidina, fondly called Baba Suwe, has been confirmed dead. He was 63-years-old. His death was confirmed by his son Adesola Omidina, on his official Instagram page @Omo_Omidina on Monday. "This is to announce the sudden death of my father Mr. Babatunde Omidina. The legend and rare gem “ Babasuwe °…
22 Nov
Joey Morgan, star of comedies Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse, orand Compadres, has died at age 28.   His death was announced in a statement by his rep to The Hollywood Reporter “Joey Morgan passed away early Sunday morning. It was a shock and devastated all of us who loved him. He will be dearly missed. We hope…
18 Nov
This festive season promises to be a stellar one as today, Netflix announced their first Nigerian Christmas original, A Naija Christmas. Launching on December 16th 2021, the hilarious film follows the lives of three brothers, Ugo, Chike and Obi and their mother, whose one wish is for her sons to bring home a bride. Their…
18 Nov
Global content production and distribution platform Amazon Studios said it plans to collaborate with Nigerian filmmakers and content creators to produce African contents that will be distributed to a global audience. Amazon's International Head of Local Originals James Farrell and Chief Marketing Officer for Prime Video and Amazon studios Ukonwa Kuzi-Orizu Ojo made the disclosure…

Guardian Life

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In a few days, November, as well as Black Friday sales, will be over. However, this will also officially signal the beginning of spending for Christmas. Christmas is an occasion associated with giving, discounts and bargains. Irrespective of the economic situation, expenses are certain to be made. Online shopping has made the temptation of impulse…
4 hours ago
Our hair is the crown on the head and should be treated as such. Hair dandruff is one of the frequent irritants that attack the hair. This is mainly caused by sensitivity to hair products, dry scalp, seborrhoeic dermatitis, and a type of fungus that lives under the scalp.  Hair dandruff can be uncomfortable and…
4 hours ago
I bet if I asked you to mention the porridges you know, only yam porridge will come to your mind. Yes, I know the season of corn is over, thankfully, you could get corn meals off the shelves of your supermarket or even the local market. Let’s dive in: Ingredients 1 cup, cornmeal 3 cups,…
8 hours ago
If you are new to makeup, you have probably tried plastering foundation all over your face, making sure that it covers every square inch. While we’re not saying that it is wrong, you will agree that a perfectly smooth look makes a lot of difference. Insert magic trick; contouring. If you look closely at your…
9 hours ago
Think luxury, think Zashadu, one of Nigeria’s top luxury handbag company. Behind the scenes of the famed Zashadu is Zainab Ashadu, the creative founder and director of Zashadu. With influences from architecture, art curation, and fashion styling, she used her knowledge to make bags whose design was inspired by the Glenfiddich Filigree. The Guardian Life…

Music

1 day ago
It was nearly 9:00 p.m. and the screams nearly threw one off the seat. In a flash, the entire auditorium was agog with excitement as the Rexxie-produced groove anthem, Ko Por Ke, rented the air.
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Nigeria music superstars and self-proclaimed besties, Tiwa Savage and Wizkid are set to headline two concerts slated for December 17 and 19, 2021 respectively, during the Livespot X Festival.
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Over the last three years, the scope of Nigerian Afropops music has evolved to be inclusive of every demographic within its core, leading to the rise of powerful Aftopop stars that are unconventional of the typical musical stereotypes.
4 days ago
Afrobeats superstar Wizkid has bagged two nominations at the 2022 Grammy Awards.  On Tuesday, the Grammy Academy announced the 2022 Grammy Awards nominations list in a Livestream from the GRAMMY Museum in Los Angeles, which featured Recording Academy CEO Harvey Mason Jr. and Board of Trustees Chair Tammy Hurt, as well as some special guests.…
4 days ago
Adele's 30 is 2021's top-selling album in the Unites States after selling over 500,000 copies in just three days. Billboard reports that Adele's 30 album released on Friday after a six-year hiatus has already become 2021's top-selling album in the US. Between November 19 and November 21, more than 500,000 copies of the album had been sold…

Film

18 Nov
The star actor of a new Indian film tackling oppression of marginalised communities has been placed under armed police supervision on Thursday following threats of violence. Jai Bhim is a legal drama based on the true story of an activist lawyer fighting for a tribal woman whose husband was wrongly arrested and killed in police custody…
18 Nov
UK Star Trek: Discovery fans have been left disappointed after the season 4 launch on Netflix was scrapped.  This news was confirmed on Wednesday on Star Trek's official Twitter account. The statement announced that that future seasons (and all the previous) of the show would be available exclusively via Paramount+. In the message shared to…
16 Nov
Lady Gaga revealed that she studied animals for her murderous turn as a jilted ex-wife in the new movie House of Gucci. The singer revealed that she had some animal inspiration for her performance as Patrizia Reggiani, who had fashion heir Maurizio Gucci (played by Adam Driver) assassinated in the 1990s, which is already picking…
10 Nov
Squid Game creator and director Hwang Dong-hyuk has confirmed that the Netflix TV series would be back for a highly-demanded second season.   Dong-hyuk revealed this in an interview at an event for the series. He also hinted a major plot twist for the second season. The Insider reports that Dong-hyuk hinted a significant plot…
8 Nov
Nigeria has reportedly joined the list of countries to ban the screening of the new Marvel superhero film Eternals as the film slated to premiere over the weekend was yanked from cinema schedules.  Following the removal of Eternals from cinema schedules, it appears that Nigeria has joined the list of countries to ban the superhero film over a same-sex…