Yul Edochie: Nollywood’s Prince Charming trends as activist
If you carry out a poll and want fans of the Nollywood industry to pick a notable actor who has been vocal and has stood up for the vulnerable, especially since the COVID-19 lockdown began, 95 per cent of the pool result
Special birthday shout-out for actress Ruth Kadiri, from Iroko queen
The honcho at IROKO Productions, Mary Remmy Njoku, is not your usual social media person. She doesn’t sleep and wake on Instagram as some celebrities do.
Celebrities and COVID-19 lockdown: A peep into their social media timelines
With the lockdown directive crippling production activities, some notable celebrities have found themselves locked on social media in the last couple of days. Here is a peep into the timelines of some notable screen celebrities.
IFC inducts TAMPPAN President, Bolaji Amusan, as honorary member
Notable actor, producer, director and President of the Theatre Arts and Motion Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria (TAMPPAN), Otunba Bolaji Amusan, who is popular as Mr. Latin, has been inducted as Honorary Member of Ibadan Film Circle (IFC).
In Kannywood, Muhammadu Rabiu ‘Rikadawa’ enjoys mass appeal
One of the biggest challenges that many screen celebrities have to contend with is managing the huge fame and attention that come with their being top players in the moviedom. They have become the darling of young people, who consider them as role models, and who would not stop at cheering anytime they set their…
Leading Nollywood artistes who now call the shots
A single road, as the popular saying goes, no longer leads to the market for most Nollywood practitioners. Most of them who started out as actors have taken up other roles in addition
Light finally dims on ‘Pa Kasunmu’ of moviedom
Before he suffered that partial stroke that kept him bedridden for a few years, which later led to the complications that finally dimmed the light on him on March 1, 2020, veteran actor, Francis Olukayode Olugbenga Kasunmu’s
Two weeks in Lagos ready for Cinema March 27
The movie features Toyin Abraham, Beverly Naya, and Mawuli Gavor in leading roles. The love story also features a mix of top and new Nollywood actors such as Joke Silva, Shaffy Bello, Deyemi Okanlawon, Jide Kosoko, Yaw, Tina Mba, Patrick Nnamani, Efe Irele, Uto Usman