Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Nollywood star, Desmond Elliott, has successfully scaled the first hurdle in his political career. The actor won in the primaries of the All Progressives Congress, which was held last Saturday (November 29, 2014). He will now go on to represent the party in the 2015 general election in Nigeria, where he will be contesting for a seat in the Lagos State House of Assembly. He will be seeking to represent the people of Surulere I Constituency.
Morris Sesay held the premiere of his latest movie, Birthday Bash, last Saturday, in Lagos, at Silverbird Galleria. The movie is an excellent comedy about two different sets of robbers who try to rob the same party. It was directed by Desmond Elliot, and it stars among others, Morris Sesay, Yul Edochie, Julius Agwu, Saeed 'Funky Mallam' Mohammed, Belinda Effah, and Tope Tedela. The movie will be released at cinemas and later on DVD. The premiere was attended by quite a number of Nollywood stars. Check out some pictures from the premiere after the cut ...
Monday, December 1, 2014
Nollywood star, Funke Akindele, was at the Exquisite Lady of the Year (ELOY) Awards, which took place at the Intercontinental Lagos on Sunday, November 30, 2014. The actress won the award for Brand Ambassador of the Year at the event. Check out the stunning dress, which she wore to the event after the cut ...
Sunday, November 30, 2014
Uche Jombo, Anthony Monjaro, Dtymi Ngozi Ibe, and Susan Nwokedi, star in a new drama film titled Another Leaf, which was shot in Houston. Principal photography for the movie was completed on September 30, 2014. It was directed by Ike Nnaebue and Toni 'NG' Ibe. It was produced by Dtymi Ngozi Ibe. Another Leaf will be released online as well as on DVD. Check out the synopsis and the trailer of the movie after the cut ...
Alexx Ekubo, IK Ogbonna, Dabby Chimere, and Juliet Mgborukwe, star in a new romantic comedy titled, Misplaced Desire, which was recently shot in Lagos. The movie is about two couples, each desiring what they cannot have. It was directed by Okey Ifeanyi and produced by Dabby Chimere. Also in the movie are Mary Uche and Gift Okeke. It will soon be be out on DVD. Check out some behind-the-scene pictures from the production after the cut ...
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Actor-cum-producer, Morris Sesay, held a screening of his latest production, Birthday Bash, for members of the press on November 18. The screening was held in Surulere at the Afrocentric lifestyle centre, Afriville. Present at the screening were several cast members of the movie cast - Julius Agwu, Saeed 'Funky Mallam' Mohammed, Belinda Effah, Tope Tedela, Uche Iwuanyanwu, and Morris Sesay himself.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Nollywood star, Genevieve Nnaji, attended the launch of the iPhone by Etisalat, which was held at Eko Hotels last Thursday (November 20, 2014). Check out her full outfit after the cut ...
Monday, November 24, 2014
Chika Ike has released the trailer for the Miss Teacher, which is the first production from her company, Chika Ike Productions. The movie stars Joseph Benjamin, Liz Benson-Ameye, and Chika Ike herself. The movie will be premiered in Enugu in December, after which it well then go to cinema. Check out the trailer after the cut ...
Nollywood actress, Ebube Nwagbo, wore this figure-flattering crop-top and pencil skirt for the premiere of Mary Uranta's movie, Husband Shopping, which took place in Lagos on Sunday.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Saturday, November 8, 2014
Hip Hip Hooray!!! Today (November 8) is the birthday of popular Nollywood actress, Chika Ike. She is from Umuchiana Ekwulobia in Anambra State. She attended St. Francis Catholic Secondary School, Lagos for her secondary school education. She attended the University of Lagos, where she studied Human Kinetics and Health Education.Some of her movies are Soul Engagement, Pride of a Princess, Mirror of Beauty, From My Heart, Breath of Love, and Tears for Lisa.
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Today (November 6) is the birthday of veteran Nollywood actor, Kenneth Okonkwo. He is from Enugu State in Nigeria. He holds a degree in Management from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. He also holds a degree in International Law and Diplomacy from the University of Lagos. The first Nollywood movie in which he appeared was Living in Bondage (1992). Some of his other movies are The Strength of Love, World Apart, The Return of Ogidi, The Revelation, and Tears of a Billionaire. Join us in wishing him a happy birthday.
Monday, October 27, 2014
Chigozie Atuanya's Igbo language movie, Chetanna, won the award for Best Indigenous Film at the Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards (GIAMA), which took place last Saturday (October 25), in Houston. The movie made history earlier this year, when it became the first Igbo language movie to be premiered in the United States. It was premiered on July 25 at the Igbo World Festival of Arts and Culture, which was held at the Frontier Culture Museum in Staunton, Virginia.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Nollywood actress cum director, Omoni Oboli, premiered her directorial debut, Being Mrs Elliott, in Accra, on October 17. The event attracted the crème de la crème of the Ghanaian movie industry. Some of those who attended the premiere were Adjetey Anang, Juliet Ibrahim, Lydia Forson, Chichi Neblett, Zynnell Lydia Zuh, and Helen Asante. The movie is currently showing at Silverbird Cinemas in Accra and Weija. Check out some pictures from the premiere after the cut ...
Hip Hip Hooray! Today (October 21) is the birthday of Nollywood star, Nse Ikpe-Etim. She is from Akwa-Ibom State. She attended University of Calabar, where she studied Theatre Arts. Some of her movies are Guilty Pleasures, Mr & Mrs, Phone Swap, Journey to Self, Stolen Will, and Pretty Liars. In 2014, she won Best Actress in a Drama at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for her role in the movie, Journey to Self. Join us in wishing her a happy birthday.
Monday, October 13, 2014
Queen Nwokoye and Rita Nzelu-Okoro star in the comedy, Ada Mbano in London, which was recently shot in the UK. The movie was produced and directed by Kingsley Okereke. Enjoy the trailer.
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Nollywood star, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, yesterday attended the 15th anniversary celebration of Nigerian fashion brand, Tiffany Amber, which took place at Eko Hotels & Suites, Lagos. The actress was one of 15 women of vision, who were unveiled at the event as part of the celebration. The actress is seen in the picture above with fashion stylist, Dimeji Alara, and songstress, Waje Iruobe.
Nollywood star, Genevieve Nnaji, on Saturday posted some stunning new pictures of herself on Instagram. The pictures show the actress in a book-lined room, dressed in a black floor-length slit dress. Check the pictures out after the cut ...
Monday, October 6, 2014
Nollywood actress, Lizzy Anjorin, shared some pictures of herself and her daughter, Rotimi, on Instagram today. Coincidentally, Tayo Odueke (aka Sikiratu Sindodo), also shared some pictures of herself and her daughter, Damilola, on Instagram today. Check the pictures out after the cut ...