Yesterday: What if The Beatles Never Existed?

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?

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Big break for Nollywood as Netflix acquires Genevieve Nnaji’s ‘Lionheart’

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’

A boost for Nollywood with ‘The Wedding Party’ success

​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’ hits cinemas September 30

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

Caitlyn Jenner throws weight behind Tangerine trans actor Mya Taylor for Oscars

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

North Korea sends warning to Nigeria concerning “The Interview” movie inciting the assasination of Kim Jong-Un

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 actess Cossy Orjiakor recieves an award in Germany

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