Nollywood star, Ngozi Nwosu, seeks N6m for kidney, heart-related ailment
The Nollywood star Ngozi Nwosu, needs the money for treatment
Aftermath of Enebeli Elebuwa’s death, Stella Damasus blasts Nollywood
Stella Damasus said late Enebeli Elebuwa was abandoned by his colleagues.
I was embarrassed when people laughed that I cashed N3,000 from teller – Mr. Latin
Mr. Latin had only N5,000 in his account.
Celebrating Martin Banham, great scholar and intimate outsider, @ 80, By Akin Adesokan
Martin Banham, the retired drama scholar at Leeds University in Britain, turned eighty on December 8, 2012. I have never met Banham, nor even had a formal contact with him, either by phone or in writing. Maybe I have seen a picture of him, a black-and-white image of a plain-looking academic, in a denim or […]
INTERVIEW: Nollywood will soar to unimaginable heights — Asharifa Johka, African-American film producer
How were you introduced to the Nollywood film culture? My introduction to Nollywood was sparked by a few things. First, I’ve worked in the film industry for over ten years and, for a significant part of that time, in the field of acquisitions and co-productions for a Hollywood studio called New Line Cinema. At New Line, I was […]
The transition of Onitsha market literature to home movies, By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu
The market town of Onitsha earned worldwide renown when market literature was all the rage. Now that home movies have taken over, Onitsha has shot ahead as the centre of the booming trade. The remarkable transition from the scribal to the audio-visual model demands considerable attention. According to a study published by the British Library […]
Nollywood actor, Femi Brainard, quits bachelorhood
The couple met when at an official interview session. Advertisement
MTN Afrinolly doles out $100,000 to encourage movie makers
Afrinolly initiates short film competition.
Eid-el-kabir: Obasanjo cinema livens up Abeokuta
Fun seekers trooped out on Saturday to the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) in Abeokuta to watch movies and enjoy the serene environment in the spirit of Eid el-Kabir celebrations. Some of the visitors told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the cinema had created a platform for people to recreate and ease tension. […]
It is nobody’s business if I bleach my skin-Yvonne Nelson
Yvonne premiered her first movie in two countries in September.
Another crisis rocks Actors’ Guild as Ibinabo Fiberesima is sworn in as President
The Actors Guild has been enmeshed in one crisis or the other for a while.
Abuja Film Festival to review 20 years of Nollywood
FCT Minister hails Nollywood for its contributions to conserving Nigerian arts and cultural heritage.
Catholic Bishops protest DSTV’s suspension of religious channel
DSTV’s removal of a Catholic channel has angered its audience and the Nigerian Bishops.
Greek classic, Oedipus, remade for Nigerian cinemas
The movie, the makers claim is a departure from the run-of-the mill Nollywood storylines.