Stars turn up for Hotel Lambaba screening in Lagos
Stars from Nigeria’s film industry gathered for the media screening of the highly anticipated comedy-drama thriller, Hotel Lambaba, at Ebonylife Place, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Set from the desks of the acclaimed filmmakers, Biodun Stephen and Laide Daramola, Hotel Lambaba is a story about the mysterious murder of a popular Instagram influencer. Her death is known by only those who want exclusivity or something to hide.
Cast members of the movie and other distinguished guests such as Lilian Afegbai, BBNaija season four ex-housemate, Sir Dee, Kachi Nnochiri, Etinosa Idemudia, Bolaji Ogunmola, Tomiwa Sage, Tracey George and others, attended the screening.
The movie features elaborate set pieces, investigative scenes, engaging dialogue, balanced by an exciting comedy and relatable story at its core.
Starring A-list actors like Lateef Adedimeji, Bimbo Ademoye, Bolaji Ogunmola, Blessing Jessica Obasi, Femi Adebayo, Hotel Lambaba was directed by Biodun Stephens and produced by Laide Daramola.
Speaking at the event, the Executive Producer, Laide Daramola, said that the cast was hand selected for each role, “and the beautiful thing was seeing them evolve and redesign each role to fit the look and feel of the movie”.
Also, Director Biodun Stephen said, “my experiences shape the storyline of my movies, which is what makes them very relatable and exciting to watch”, the story of Hotel Lambaba, started from a conversation with a friend about Slay queens and Yahoo boys, and I’m happy to have been a part of this movie”.
According to The Executive producer, Laide Daramola, the movie will premiere on the global streaming service, in June 2023, and will be distributed by Cinemax.