Sci-Fi film, Yesterday tells a story of a world where the world's greatest rock band, The Beatles never existed. A band whose career spanned just 10 years created more iconic songs than many bands whose career spanned way longer. Can you amagine a world where these incredible rockstars, John, Paul, George, and Ringo never existed? … Continue reading Yesterday: What if The Beatles Never Existed?
International film company Netflix has acquired world rights to its first Nigerian film. The company annouced that it bought rights to 'Lionheart' - a Nigerian comedy directed by Genevieve Nnaji. This comes prior to its Toronto premiere tomorrow. 'Lionheart' is Genevieve Nnaji's the directorial debut starring veteran comedian, Nkem Owoh alongside Pete Edochie and Onyeka … Continue reading Big break for Nollywood as Netflix acquires Genevieve Nnaji’s ‘Lionheart’
Nollywood film “The Wedding Party” has shown Nigerian cinema at the top of its game, with its success at the box office taking it to new audiences across Africa and the world. The country may well be in recession but Nollywood, which churns out some 2,000 films a year and is the world’s second-biggest film … Continue reading A boost for Nollywood with ‘The Wedding Party’ success
Ayo Makun's 'A Trip to Jamaica' premiered on September 25 at the Filmhouse IMAX cinema in Lekki, Lagos and will be debuting in cinemas nationwide on September 30th. It has the lead actor Comedian and actor AY playing as Akpors, a role he played in his record shattering movie, '30 Days in Atlanta' released in 2014. … Continue reading Ayo Makun’s ‘A Trip to Jamaica’ hits cinemas September 30
Actor in the Harry Potter Franchise, Alan Rickman bows to Cancer at 69. The British actor who played Severus Snape in Harry Potter died today, 14th January after battling cancer. His family said in a statement: “The actor and director Alan Rickman has died from cancer at the age of 69. He was surrounded by family … Continue reading Harry Potter actor Alan Rickman dies of Cancer aged 69
For lovers of the holiday movie Home Alone a deleted scene has been making the rounds on the internet. In the clip we see that Uncle Frank is a bigger jerk than we knew. He's pulling pranks on his nieces and nephews. Watch Video:
Caitlyn Jenner is drumming support for the first-ever Oscar campaign for a trans actor, Tangerine's best supporting actress hopeful Mya Taylor. On Jan. 4, in Los Angeles she will host a screening, for Academy members, of Sean Baker's critically-acclaimed indie and then attend a reception with Mya Taylor, Sean Baker and the film's executive producers, Mark Duplass and Jay … Continue reading Caitlyn Jenner throws weight behind Tangerine trans actor Mya Taylor for Oscars
Nollywood actress Genieieve Nnaji has started promoting her first movie 'Road to Yesterday'. The actress visited top radio stations in Lagos today to promote the movie. She visited Beat FM, Classic FM and Naija FM Check out photos from her radio sessions.
Nigeria has received a warning from North Korea about the distribution of a film that incites the assassination of North Korean leader; Kim Jong-Un. According to the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB), the North Korean Mission in Nigeria made a formal complaint to it over the illegal distribution a 2014 Sony Pictures Film, … Continue reading North Korea sends warning to Nigeria concerning “The Interview” movie inciting the assasination of Kim Jong-Un
Nollywood actress, Cossy Orjiakor was honoured with an award in Germany on Saturday. The Europe Golden Awards, organized by some Nigerians based in Germany handed Cossy the Distinctive Daring Artiste Award. Cossy Orjiakor, who was very excited for receiving her first international award took to Instagram: “Appreciating my first international award… Distinctive Daring Artist… From Europe Golden Awards. … Continue reading Nollywood actess Cossy Orjiakor recieves an award in Germany
This Nollywood poster is something else. It is for a movie titled '3 Rounds'. I heard some Ghanaians are involved in this movie. That explains a lot. The prologue; "When a wedding ring becomes a boxing ring, how many rounds can the heart fight? " Quite an interesting prologue. The movie premieres on the 1st … Continue reading There goes a Nollywood poster