Today in Nollywood, Nigeria’s world-famous film industry, there’s no other filmmaker like Tunde Kelani. None. Among the younger generation of auteurs, people who all on the average are at least 20 years younger than Mr Kelani, you wouldn’t even find anyone...
Sunday, June 13, will ever remain memorable in the minds of showbiz personalities, filmmakers, culture aficionados and movie lovers as Ayinla; one of the most anticipated movies of the season was premiered at the Ebonylife Place, Victoria Islnad, Lagos.
21 Nov 2020
Fast-rising actor cum cinematographer, Ashimi Azeez have spent close to two decades in the film industry. He has worked with numerous all A-list stars and directors, though he started as an actor, but was advised to concentrate on cinematography which he loves so much. Azeez cut his acting teeth learning from the like of veterans…
27 Jun 2020
I do not have any of the answers to the three questions but I have experiences that span almost 50 years since I played my first serious football competition as a teenager in my first year in Ibadan after leaving Jos at 18.
5 Apr 2020
MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) has launched its online masterclasses. The classes, which will hold on the MTF portal, will offer exclusive access to practical, industry expert-led skills workshops...
29 Jan 2020
Nigerian billionaire, Mr. Femi Otedola, has paid a surprise visit to the cast and crew of Citation, a new movie by award-winning filmmaker, Kunle Afolayan.
20 Nov 2019
This year’s Lagos Fringe International Festival will honour Bayo Oduneye, Taiwo Ajai-Lycett and Tunde Kelani. The festival, which began yesterday, November 19, 2019...
10 Jul 2019
Monday, July 1, 2019 was a day of double honours for the ace filmmaker and culture advocate, Tunde Kelani, as hours apart, he earned both local and international plaudits for his work in the field of filmmaking and for his consistent advocacy for the preservation and promotion of African indigenous culture, heritage and knowledge systems.…
14 Apr 2019
This year’s Bariga Open Arts Theatre Festival begins tomorrow. Themed, ‘Bariga is Beautiful’, the theatrical feast will hold in different venues across the community. Bariga Artistes Forum organises it. Tomorrow, there will be a colloquium at the Bariga LCDA Hall on Bawala Street. Time is 11am-1pm. It is themed, ‘Arts institutions and organisations, developing art…
6 Feb 2019
African culture and history enthusiasts, including the ace filmmaker, Tunde Kelani, and a former Attorney General of Lagos State, Dapo Sasore (SAN), have commended the government for bringing back history into school curriculum.
8 Sep 2018
They were not the only entertainment personalities honoured at the recently held African Magic Viewers Choice Award (AMVCA).Screen diva, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde and movie director, Jade Osiberu, were honoured in the acting and directing categories, respectively.
3 Sep 2018
An intimidating resume, a litany of national and international recognition, a creative oeuvre bursting at the seams and, when you throw in a humble disposition in spite of age and achievements into the mix, what you get is Tunde Kelani, or TK, a cinematographer whose work has become a benchmark for filmmakers in Nigeria. The…