Nollywood

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. […]

Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde honoured with BEFFTA Award

The founder of the awards praised Omotola for her talent.

It is nobody’s business if I bleach my skin-Yvonne Nelson

Yvonne premiered her first movie in two countries in September.

Ten things you may not know about Tonto Dikeh

Tonto lost her mother at 3 and has seven siblings.

Ashionye

All female cast and crew shine in new movie

The movie speaks to the theme of women empowerment.

Ibinabo-Fiberesima

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.

SHNIT Film Festival berths in Lagos

For its 10th edition, the short film festival comes with a $100,000 jackpot as it adds Lagos to its playgrounds around the world.

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 of Nigeria

Catholic Bishops protest DSTV’s suspension of religious channel

DSTV’s removal of a Catholic channel has angered its audience and the Nigerian Bishops.

Damilola Adegbite bows out of tinsel set

Ms. Adegbite is currently on a movie set with AMAA award winning film maker, Michelle Bello.

Greek classic, Oedipus, remade for Nigerian cinemas

The movie, the makers claim is a departure from the run-of-the mill Nollywood storylines.

Throwback: Glamour Girls

The main actresses in the movie are now evangelists in various churches.

Rita Dominic’s New Movie Set for October Premiere

The movie parades news artiste such as Tinsel’s Linda Ejiofor.

Tonto Dikeh, Ini Edo, Funke Akindele, Nse Ikpe-Etim battle for BON Awards

Clash of the titans, as top actors/actresses battle to win in this year’s Best of Nollywood Awards.

TV presenter, Vixen Ekwere battles Oriental Hotel over stolen car

Vixen has decided to go STREET with Oriental hotel in a bid to find her stolen car.

Tears, tributes over death of Vanguard entertainment editor, Ogbonna Amadi

Entertainment Editor of Vanguard Newspapers, Ogbonna Amadi, dies after an asthma attack on Wednesday.

Our fight was fake, K Solo, wife, claim

” I’m a showbiz person, if I don’t do singing, I can do acting. What you guys actually saw was acting,” K Solo says

Tony Chidi Akudinobi, a Flower in the Dustbin?

By Chike Amene “We’re the flowers in the dustbin We’re the poison in your human machine We’re the future for you.” –          Sex Pistols (Sex on 45) One of the mysteries behind the glorious works of Mr. Chidi Tony Akudinobi is his originality (in this age of imitating not really copying the mental reflection of others.) […]

Rhthymn 93.7 OAP, Toke Makinwa and Maje Ayida cancel engagement

Rhythm FM presenter, Toke Makinwa is no longer engaged.

Yoruba actress, Toyin Aimakhu loses SUV to robbers

At Ikeja, popular Yoruba actress, Toyin Aimakhu, lost her car to robbers.

Stephanie Okereke shoots VVF movie, launches blog

Nollywood actress, Stephanie Okereke-Linus is currently shooting a new movie titled DRY, in different parts of the country. She says the movie focuses on Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF) and journeys into the heart-wrenching details of a culture not too many films dare to explore. “This is a cause I am very passionate about. I have […]

The Wounded Generation: A Review of Eghosa Imasuen’s “Fine Boys”

By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu Gertrude Stein back in time said her bit about “The Lost Generation” while Wole Soyinka added the dimension of “The Wasted Generation”, but in my book, as far as so-called generations go, what commands the most demanding attention is the age of Structural Adjustment across the African continent that I here […]

Don Jazzy, Tonto Dikeh, Rukky Sanda donate to cancer victim

Nollywood actresses, Tonto Dikeh and Rukky Sanda have both donated the sum of N1M to cancer patient Funmi Lawal, whose plight was recently brought to the fore after it was published online. Their gesture comes a day after Marvin Records boss, Don Jazzy parted with N2million for the same cause. Although the producer made a […]

Tega and Edward evicted from MTN Project Fame 2012

Christabel Abiodun Tega Apochi and Edward Wright have become the first set of contestants to be evicted from the on-going, Project Fame reality show. They were both chosen after an elimination show held on Sunday, which began with group performances from all the participants. While the Female contestants performed an ensemble of En Vogue’s Don’t Let […]

Mary Remmy and Jason Njoku

Nollywood actress, Mary Remmy and iRoko TV boss, Jason Njoku wed

Nollywood actress, Mary Remmy and iRoko TV boss, Jason Njoku wed