‘Father’ Of Nollywood, Chris Obi Rapu Finally Honoured
ACE motion picture producer and director Chris Obi Rapu made a moving statement that shocked many after he was presented with the Legend of Nollywood Award last Saturday in Benin City, Edo State.
Shirley Manso’s Rebecca Takes Joe Ben And Yvonne Okoro To The UK This January
MULTIPLE-award winning director and producer, Shirley Frimpong Manso’s new movie, ‘Rebecca’ starring Joseph Benjamin and Yvonne Okoro will premiere in the UK at the Odeon Cinema, London on January 22.
Celebrities: Their Xmas, New Year And Plans For 2016 (2)
IT’s important for me to spend this precious time with family and good friends, where we do mostly Thanksgiving to God for a year well lived and also for retrospective purposes because before you know it, the hustle and bustle is back and everyone is gone their separate ways. 2015 was a good year for…
Promises Better Deal For Actor’ Body In 2016
I had the most wonderful Christmas. I spent it with all my kids, each one cooked a special meal that we had as a family buffet for Christmas dinner. We danced and prayed as a family and took loads of pictures. Boxing Day we gave back to the community at our annual Christmas children's party…
Celebrities: Their Christmas, New Year, Plans And Aspirations
Christmas means so many things to many people. For some screen celebrities, it is an opportunity to spend time with loved ones and also to reflect on the outgoing year and to plan and look forward to a prosperous New Year.
Kiki Omeili Is In-short Film Festival Best actress
FAST rising Nollywood actress Kiki Omeili was last Saturday at the Four Point Hotel in Lagos named the best actress of the 2015 edition of the annual In-Short International Film Festival. Kiki, who is best known for living her role delightfully in the wave making movie ‘Married but Living Single’ was named best actress for her role in the short film ‘Deluded’.
Olupona Returns Home To Receive Honourary Degree From OAU
TODAY, at its 41st convocation, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife will bestow an honourary degree upon one of its most influential faculty veterans, Dr. Jacob Kehinde Olupona. An intellectual ambassador of Nigeria and Africa, Olupona holds posts in two divisions as professor of African at Harvard University and professor of African Religious Traditions at Harvard…
Hollywood’s Idris Elba Here For ‘Beast Of No Nation’ Premiere
It would be a great moment for the fans of Idris Elba, as the ‘Beasts Of No Nation’ star would be arriving Nigeria today Saturday, December 12, 2015 for the premiere of the movie. The Hollywood star, who did an exemplary job in the ‘Beasts Of No Nation’ that has amassed positive critical reviews around…
Ralph Nwadike: Enter The New AMP ‘President And Producer-In-Chief’
HE has put in over 34 years as a motion picture practitioner. If Ralph Nwadike were a civil servant for instance, he would probably have risen to the position of director and should be embarking on pre-retirement leave now. If he was in the Army, he would probably, at least with his accomplishments, be retiring…
Actor Morgan Freeman in plane scare
Morgan Freeman was in for a scare Saturday when his plane experienced problems and had to make an unexpected landing that damaged the aircraft but left the Oscar winner unscathed, reports said.
With ‘Last Three Digit’, Padita Agu Returns To The Silver Screen
IN the early years of Nollywood, around the 2000’s, there was a set of young and talented ladies that the industry threw up.