Social Distancing: Seven Nigerian series you can binge-watch
PREMIUM TIMES has compiled a list of “feel-good” Nigerian TV series that could help bring some cheer to your week as we all continue to engage in social distancing.
Nollywood actor, Matthew Alkali, dies on movie set
The actor died “suddenly while he was filming on a set for an epic movie in a village near Keffi, Nassarawa State.”
Coronavirus: AMVCA attendees advised to self-isolate after participant tested positive
Mr Abayomi advised all attendees to observe strict self- isolation and call the toll free line; 08000corona if they notice any of the Covid-19 symptoms.
Coronavirus: Filmhouse, Genesis, Silverbird shut cinemas
The shutdown of cinemas in Nigeria comes at a time when the global cinema industry has been greatly hit by Coronavirus outbreak.
Why Nigerians living abroad love to watch Nollywood movies
Over less than three decades, Nollywood has gained an international reputation and inspired new film industries across Africa.
Actors Guild meets March 23 to review Elisha Abbo’s appointment as patron
Controversy has trailed the recent appointment of Elisha Abbo, a senator, as patron of Actors Guild of Nigeria.
#2020 AMVCA: Funke Akindele, Ramsey Nouah win big (FULL LIST OF WINNERS)
Anchored by seasoned broadcasters Amina Abdi Rabar and Ik Osakioduwa, the star-studded show had some of Africa’s brightest filmstars clinch the coveted AMVCA plaques.
#2020 AMVCA: Nana Akua Addo, Mercy Aigbe, Toke Makinwa, make best-dressed list
Some of Nollywood and indeed Africa’s biggest stars showed up in grand style for the AMVCA red carpet and the award ceremony itself.
2020 AMVCA: IK Osakioduwa, Abdi Rabar announced as hosts
Nigerian singer, 2baba, will also be performing at the event which is set to hold at the Eko Hotel on Saturday
Nollywood, Nigerian Air Force film collaboration ‘Eagle Wings’ underway
‘Eagle Wings’ is currently being shot at several locations in the country
Detained Nigerian actor yet to meet bail conditions three years after
Egbegbe’s continued prison custody is surprising because he was the toast of Yoruba movie practitioners in his heydays.
INTERVIEW: Gossip bloggers tearing Yoruba movie industry apart – Yomi Fabiyi
Yomi Fabiyi also speaks on allegations against him on blogs and his relationship with Toyin Abraham.
“You are gay, bisexual”, Tonto Dikeh, tells ex-husband
Tonto’s statement prompted a response from Churchill who mocked her in return.
Fani-Kayode makes Nollywood debut in ‘Silent Prejudice’
Fani-Kayode stars alongside his ex-beauty queen and actress wife, Precious, in the movie.
Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu, debunks death rumour
Chiwetalu Agu expressed gratitude to all the people who tried to reach him.
PHOTO STORY: Lupita N’yongo in Nigeria, speaks on Americanah movie
Lupita N’yongo said she is learning to speak Igbo and Pidgin English.
Lupita N’yongo: I’m learning to speak Igbo, pidgin English for Americanah role
Chimamanda Adichie recently hosted Kenyan-born Hollywood actress, Lupita N’yongo at a private reception in Lagos.
INTERVIEW: We re-enact Anita Joseph’s sex scenes at home – Husband, MC Fish
Fisayo also speaks on the gradually evolving art of hype men.