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Category Archives: Interviews

AY Makun Reveals How Recession Impacted His Business In A Chat With CNN

On CNN’s ‘Marketplace Africa’, host Zain Asher sits down with comedian and CEO of Corporate World Entertainment Ay Makun to explore some of the obstacles faced by independent producers in Nollywood. The Nigerian film industry is experiencing a significant increase in investments and popularity. Makun explains that this is the result of Nigerians realising that…

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Gabrielle Union Is The Beautiful Cover Star For The Cut Magazine’s Latest Issue

Gabrielle Union is the latest cover star for The Cut Magazine’s latest edition. The ‘Being Mary Jane’  star gets candid in her interview as she talks about her explosive, tell-all book, “We Are Going to Need More Wine” her husband, Dwayne Wade, her infertility issues and a whole lot more. Read excerpts from her interview below: On…

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Angelina Jolie Is All Smiles As She Covers Harper’s Bazaar’s 150th Anniversary Issue!

The 42-year-old Angelina Jolie is seen posing in a stunning backless white dress in a wildlife sanctuary in Namibia, surrounded by three leopards. In another shot for the magazine she is grinning broadly while looking utterly flawless as she pens an open letter to Namibia, in which she discusses her thoughts on women’s rights today and our responsibility toward…

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Wana Udobang Talks To Award Winning Photographer Uche Okpa Iroha On Web Series “Culture Diaries”

Following a few weeks break to promote her Poetry Album- In Memory of Forgetting and its visual accompaniments, Wana Udobang has released the latest installment of her ongoing interview series- Culture Diaries. This week on her couch is the award winning photographer and artist, Uche Okpa Iroha At the start of the interview Iroha speaks candidly…

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Miranda Kerr & Her Cute Pup Teddy Cover Harper’s Bazaar Australia November Issue

Supermodel Miranda Kerr is a multiple Harper’s BAZAAR Australia cover girl, and it doesn’t take a genius to see why. Aside from the obvious—the barely-aged-a-day beauty—Miranda encapsulates everything a BAZAAR cover star should be. She’s a model with longevity, having worked 20 years in the industry, but she’s also a savvy businesswoman, having parlayed her fashion chops into a hugely successful natural beauty…

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“Most Men Are Sexist”, South African Multi-Millionaire Wendy Appelbaum On “Against The Odds”

From standing up to her business magnate father in the boardroom over issues of gender disparity, Wendy Appelbaum has always been a fierce advocate for women empowerment and ensuring that women achieve their rightful place in the corporate world. The journey has not always been easy but through it all, Wendy maintains her unflinching optimism for…

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Hot Shots! Kelela Talks Living & Loving in an Oppressive World for Fader Fall Cover

As she gets set to release her debut album “Take Me Apart“, American singer and songwriter Kelela talks how she had to learn how to live and love in an oppressive world . And that takes time, she did say in her cover interview for the latest issue of Fader Fall. “White people don’t understand that the…

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I Am The Woman In The ‘Racist Dove Ad’….I Am Not A Victim- Lola Ogunyemi

“When Dove offered me the chance to be the face of a new body wash campaign, I jumped. I had no idea I would become the unwitting poster child for racist advertising” From a very young age, I’ve been told, “You’re so pretty … for a dark-skinned girl.” I am a Nigerian woman, born in…

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It’s Really an Orange Word! Adebayo Oke-Lawal Takes Accelerate TV’s The Cover Magazine

With Adebayo Oke-Lawal taking the cover page of the latest issue of Accelerate TV‘s The Cover Magazine, it’s definitely an Orange world! The founder of the androgynous menswear brand Orange Culture granted a cover interview with the magazine ahead of fashion week. In his interview, he talks about his journey to success, his recent big collaboration…

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Black Coffee! Idris Elba Talks Naomie Harris, Kate Winslet, More in Cover Feature for EW

Actor Idris Elba is the cover star for Entertainment Weekly.The 45-year-old star bared his body for the cover of the magazine’s latest issue where he talks being a big Hollywood actor, the best actors he has worked with and also directing his first film Yardie. On his work, he said, “I like that I’m working all…

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