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…

Suspected drug baron who inspired Netflix TV series ‘Orange is the New Black’ gets fired from the Nigerian Senate by Election Tribunal

Senator Buruji Kashamu who was the center of an ongoing drug trafficking investigation in Nigeria and the United States has been sacked from the Nigerian House of Assembly by an Electoral Tribunal sitting in Abeokuta, South West Nigeria. The Tribunal nullified his election and ordered a re-run in 110 polling units. Read also: Buriji Kashamu kept under house arrest by NDLEA  Mr Kashamu…

Krysten Ritter stars as Jessica Jones in Marvel’s new Netflix series

Krysten Ritter has been unveiled as Jessica Jones in Marvel’s trailer titled “All In A Days Work.” on Netflix. She is a detective solving a case in her detective agency Alias Investigations office by 2:23 am. In another trailer entitled “Evening Stroll.” Super heroine detective Jessica Jones  takes a midnight stroll to her office Alias Investigations in the Hell’s Kitchen…