Nollywood

Zack Orji urges FG to sign international co-production treaties

Mr. Orji is one of the pioneers of the contemporary Nigeria movie industry and has featured in numerous movies since the early 1990s.

AMAA, Facebook sign partnership agreement

The partnership would offer African talents and film projects specific opportunities to engage the users through official vibrant pages on Facebook and instagram.

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh.

My tattoos are my secret – Tonto Dikeh

Tonto says she will stick to music.

Kunle Afolayan

iNumber  Number, October 1, Timbuktu battle for African Movie awards

The nominees were unveiled in Los Angeles on June 20.

Review: Stephanie Okereke-Linus’ Dry, By Onyeka Nwelue

The film is themed on the horrors of VVF.

Contemplating Cannes Film Festival and the African Immigrant

The Cannes Film Festival is the annual migration meeting point of filmmakers the world over.

INTERVIEW: “Silver Rain will give Nigerian viewers a real good time”

“If you look at the film industry from where it was 10 or 5 years ago, there is a lot of growth but that doesn’t mean that there isn’t potential or opportunity for more.”

Nollywood veteran, Peter Bunor​,​​​​ ​d​ies

Bunor died on Friday.

Nollywood actors commend DSTV for launch of Igbo channel

The broadcast station introduced the Igbo channel, following persistent requests from the people and the media.

​Nigeria launches N1bn special fund for Nollywood

​Nollyfund is available to producers with quality scripts.

National Troupe tasks Nigerians on stage drama

NTN was established to serve people by educating and informing the populace through theatre.

Films producer seeks tough anti-piracy law

The producer wants the government to target those behind piracy at Alaba market, Lagos

‘The Meeting’, ‘October 1’ shine at AMVCA

The writer of the movies – Tunde Babalola- won the awards for Best Comedy Writer and Best Drama Writer.

INTERVIEW: I made the Ibadan stereotype popular– Comedian, Laf’Up

Laf’Up talks about his craft.

Comedian, AY, writes IGP on piracy of movie ’30 Days in Atlanta’

The movie reported gate takings of N100 million naira

High blood pressure led to Muna’s kidney failure — late actor’s step-sister

Muna Obiekwe died in January.

Muna Obiekwe to be buried on Feb. 3

The actor died from a kidney related ailment

“I wish I was the mother of all Tuface’s kids”- Annie Idibia

Annie says she would never wish her children to marry a man like their dad.

Funke Akindele

Funke Akindele threatens to sue Linda Ikeji

The actress says blogger aims to tarnish her name.

Kunle Afolayan

Kunle Afolayan’s October 1 gets Netflix deal

Netflix streams to the US and Europe.

Oscars

Critics lambast “white” 2015 Oscar nominations

Non-whites were hardly recognised this year.

H​obbit tops U.S., Canada box office for third straight weekend

Into The Woods, Unbroken are two other box office draws.

India pledges to assist Nigeria’s Nollywood

“The people in the industry have to come forward to tell us exactly where they need assistance and in what form.”

Dele Odule, Antar Laniyan, Fathia Balogun others head breakaway Yoruba movie association

Mr. Odule had been involved in a tussle for the presidency of ANTP with Victor Ashaolu.

Kwara varsity to set up centre for study of Nollywood

“In 2010, the theme of the KWASU Conference on African Cinema was Nollywood: A Natural Cinema”; this year, it is Nollywood and the Supernatural.”