Lionheart makes Genevieve Nnaji Nollywood’s first billionaire

Its more wins for actress Genevieve Nnaji following the premire of her directoral debut, Lionheart. It was gathered that American technology company, Netflix paid $3.8 million to acquire exclusive rights to the film. Lionheart is Nexflix’s first Nollywood movie and the deal places Genevieve in the league of billionares. When converted to Nigerian naira it…

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…