Marriage Story leads nominations for 77th Golden Globe Awards
Ricky Gervais will host the Golden Globes Award which will hold on Sunday, January 5, 2020.
Movie Review: ‘Muna’ suggests new career angle for Adesua Etomi-Wellington
Away from the acting, the idea behind the film built an important case against child trafficking and the various forms it could take.
INTERVIEW: Nigerian actors must set money aside for their future – Akin Lewis
Not all actors are irresponsible and yes acting is a serious job, Akin Lewis says
Eddie Ugbomah, Joke Silva honoured with Movie Rock of Fame Award
Some of the recipients of the maiden edition in 2017 included late thespians Sam Loco-Efe, James Iroha, popularly known as ‘Giringori Akabogu’ and Adeyemi Afolayan, a.k.a Ade Love, father of veteran movie director Kunle Afolayan.
INTERVIEW: How Nollywood can change the Nigerian narrative — Funke Akindele
I believe Nigerian filmmakers have a lot of power in their hands to change our society and even hold our politicians accountable.
Basketmouth speaks on rape joke that cost him EU slot
In 2014, the comedian joked about Nigerian women “deserving to be raped if they refuse to have sex by the second date”.
Actress launches lifeline for ailing, aged Nollywood actors
The actress explains that the idea is “for an actor to adopt a veteran actor and contribute to his or her wellbeing monthly”.
Kate Henshaw, Patience Ozokwor, others feature in musical drama
The play tells the story of survival of a young woman who lost everything in a fire outbreak but her will to overcome.
Funke Akindele, Akin Lewis, others star in new political satire
The hilarious movie shows how politics and social media are shaping Nigerian society in equal measure.
Movie Review: Kunle Afolayan’s ‘Mokalik’ thrives on memory, not viewer satisfaction
The film follows a 12-year-old Ponmile, who is sent off to a mechanic yard by his father because of his poor grades in school.
Three Nigerian films to screen at Joburg Film Festival 2019
The Joburg Film Festival features a curated mix of 60 of the finest films and documentaries from across Africa and around the world, between 19 and 24 November.
Nigerian filmmaker, Charles Novia, floats Teen TV channel
Teen Africa TV will be on DSTV and Gotv.
Nollywood Awards: Pete Edochie, Charles Inojie, Ogidan, others honoured
The organisers unveiled the ‘Nelas/Nollywood 100’, a colourful documentation of the achievements of top 100 Nigerian actors and actresses.
INTERVIEW: How Nollywood can curb internet crimes–Kenneth Okonkwo
“…so many societal ills can be corrected and reduced if filmmakers produce more films for the greater good…”
Trevor Noah to produce film on 8-year-old Nigerian chess prodigy
Adewumi had only been playing chess for a year when he won the New York State Scholastic Chess Championship in 2018.
‘New Masquerade’ star Ovuleria debunks death rumours
Lizzy Eveome, alias Ovuleria of ‘New Masquerade’ fame, has refuted her death rumour
Oscars: Academy stands by Nigerian film disqualification, cites reasons
The Academy cited ‘Lion Heart’s mere 11 minutes of non-English dialogue as grounds for disqualification.
Nigeria Oscar Committee reacts to Genevieve’s Lionheart Disqualification
The Academy disqualified ‘Lionheart’ for not having a predominantly non-English dialogue track.
Actors Kenneth Okonkwo, Tonto Dikeh honoured at Nollywood New Yam Festival
They received the awards at the annual Nollywood cultural event held at the Heritage Africa Centre on Saturday in Abuja.
AMAA 2019: Sola Sobowale, ‘King of Boys’ win big (Full list of Winners)
Adesua Etomi-Wellington also emerged the best actress in a Supporting Role category.