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22 Feb 2019
Three Nigerian films, Lionheart, King of Boys and Up North, are selected for showcase at the 2019 edition of ‘Nollywood in Hollywood’ slated to hold on March 22 and 23 in Hollywood California, USA.
22 Jan 2019
The most powerful scene in Genevieve Nnaji’s directorial debut, Lionheart, takes place between Nnaji’s Adaeze and her uncle, Godwill. They’re sitting in the back of a car and Adaeze stares at her uncle, anxiety written into every feature and says: “We’re supposed to do this together.” Her uncle takes her hand and responds: “You need…
12 Jan 2019
Forget her pretty face and ageless looks, there’s something about Nollywood actress Genevieve Nnaji. Right from age eight when she starred in the popular television soap opera Ripples, to the point she featured in some TV commercials, including that of Pronto beverage and Omo detergent, Genny .....
12 Jan 2019
Last time I checked I wasn’t paying your bills, thank you very much; so my opinion of your opinion ends where your opinion begins. Nor are you paying my bills, so my opinions you disagree with need not cause you unproportionate offence.
6 Jan 2019
Nollywood actress Stella Damasus who is now majorly based abroad has taken to Instagram to share her review of the film of the moment, "Lionheart" by fellow actress, Genevieve Nnaji. According to Damasus, the highly acclaimed film which is also Nnaji's directorial debut film made her cry after Nnaji dedicated the film to late Amaka Igwe, and also had…
4 Jan 2019
Many Nigerians home and abroad were thrilled when news that Genevieve Nnaji's directorial debut film, "Lionheart" had been acquired by international streaming platform, Netflix. The acquisition made the film, the first Nollywood film to achieve such a feat and everyone could not wait to watch the film that had gained such international buzz and acclaim…
9 Oct 2018
Nollywood actress and director, Genevieve Nnaji is a household name not only in Nigeria but the African continent and in recent times, her brand is steadily going global. The screen star who recently made history when her directorial debut film "Lionheart" was bought by Netflix, making it the first original feature from Nigeria to debut on…
7 Oct 2018
Movie lovers have watched her, followed her, earnestly and enthusiastically waiting to find out what she was up to. Fashion lovers felt her absence at the African Magic Viewer's Choice Awards (AMVCA. She was at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in Canada promoting the film, gearing it up for the international market. When the…
9 Sep 2018
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…
1 Sep 2018
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.

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