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Lack of cinemas hampering Nollywood growth — PwC

Nigeria currently boasts 114 cinema screens which service a population estimated, in 2018, at 198 million.

RMD, Falz, MI, Ini Edo, others star in “Chief Daddy”

The film has a stellar cast starring veterans and newer actors.

Netflix acquires Genevieve’s ‘Lion Heart’

“Netflix announced it had acquired the worldwide rights for the film.”

Baba Suwe

I’ll narrate my NDLEA experience in new movie – Baba Suwe

Baba Suwe was arrested at the Murtala Mohammed Airport in 2011 on the suspicion that he ingested cocaine wraps.

AY releases trailer of new film

The movie premiere has been fixed for September 28 in Lagos.

Olu Jacobs and Joke Silva

#AMVCA2018: Omotola, Odunlade, Falz, Ali, others win

A Kenyan movie titled 18 hours produced by Phoebe Ruguru beat Nigerian movies.

#2018AMVCA: Uti Nwachukwu, Toyin Abraham, others make best dressed list

Nigerian celebrities came dressed to kill.

Nigerian actors guild opens secretariat in Abuja

Nigerian actors guild opens secretariat in Abuja

Hitherto, accommodation for their official activities had been a challenge.

Uduak Akrah (Photo Credit: Eagle Online)

Nollywood Actress, Uduak Akrah, dead

She began acting professionally in 1999 and featured in a number of films.

African actors, filmmakers to storm Lagos for AMVCA 2018

Nollywood actresses, Rita Dominic and Adesua Etomi, top the nominee list.

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NTA, Startimes partner Nollywood for “Queen of Nollywood” reality TV Show

20 female contestants will feature in the talent hunt programme.

Nollywood’s latest thriller 'Sylvia' screens in Lagos

Nollywood’s latest thriller ‘Sylvia’ screens in Lagos

The producer says the movie was shot with N50 million.

Genevieve’s `Lionheart’ to premiere in Toronto Film Festival

Nnaji’s movie highlights the everyday sexism that saturates workplaces.

Nollywood actress, Ufuoma McDermott.

Why actors need to experience stage before film – Ufuoma McDermott

The actress speaks on her ability to balance private life with career as an actress, director and scriptwriter.

Alex Iwobi

Nigeria footballer Alex Iwobi makes Nollywood debut

Filming for the movie ended in July.

Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) nominees cocktail party holds in Lagos

Photos: AMVCA nominees cocktail party holds in Lagos

The 6th edition of the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards a few weeks away.

chinedu ikedieze

INTERVIEW: How my height made me a superstar — Chinedu Ikedieze, aka Aki

Aki speaks about growing up and being taunted.

klippers movie

Five Nollywood movies to see this weekend

From comedy to epic and thrillers, these films are actually worth the hype.

Ofu Obekpa

Black Panther actor, Ofu Obekpa, screens latest film “Klippers” in Lagos

‘Klippers’ will also be screened in Czech Republic, Japan, France, Russia, Poland, Brazil and Spain.

A cross section of the MTF Academy judges

3,100 people apply for 2018 Multichoice Talent Factory

Regional interviews and the screening process to select twenty of the most noteworthy candidates have begun.

Nigerian-American producer and director, Rick Famuyiwa [Pix: Variety]

Disney to develop African fairytale “Sade’’ with Nigerian producer

The movie was pitched by Nigerian writer Ola Shokunbi and American writer Lindsey Reed Palmer.

Funke Akindele and Omoni Oboli in Moms at War

Comedy drama “Moms at War” set for cinema release

The movie is scheduled for cinema release on August 17.

Twitter

Nigerian celebrities gain as Twitter begins purge

Elsewhere followership has dropped.

Stephanie Linus

Stephanie Linus returns with “Make Me Fabulous” season 2

The show will premiere on August 12 on DSTV’s Africa Magic Showcase, Channel 151.

Nnedi Okorafor speaks at TEDGlobal 2017 - Builders, Truth Tellers, Catalysts - August 27-30, 2017, Arusha, Tanzania. Photo: Ryan Lash / TED

Nigerian to write standalone comic on Black Panther’s “Shuri”

Marvel is launching the comic in October.