Tag Archives: Actor

Yay! Nollywood Veteran, Kanayo O. Kanayo, Is Officially A Lawyer

Kanayo O. Kanayo has just become a full-fledged barrister and we’re so excited! The veteran Nollywood actor made this known via his official Instagram account on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, where he shared a photo of himself wearing the traditional robe and wig. “To God be all the Glory. You can now address me as Anayo Modestus Onyekwere, Esq,…

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Yul Edochie Says Colonizers Are The Reason For Many Woes In Nigeria

Yul Edochie has named early colonizers as the reason for the current travails in Nigeria and the African continent at large. On Monday September 7, the Nollywood took shared his opinion in a tweet which served as a response to Actress Uche Jombo’s question of “Who curse Nigeria”, while averring that the country was structured to never work. According to…

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‘Black Panther’ Star Chadwick Boseman Dies Of Colon Cancer At 43

The world has been throw into mourning after waking up to the devastating news that Chadwick Boseman, who starred in critically-acclaimed movie Black Panther, is dead at the age of 43. A statement posted on Boseman’s social media accounts on Friday August 29 said the actor had battled colon cancer for the last four years. He passed…

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Efa Iwara Feels Thankful As He Celebrates Birthday: “Every Year Is A Blessing”

Happy birthday, Efa Iwara! The fast-rising Nollywood actor turned a year older on Thursday and took to social media to thank his fans, family and colleagues for their well-wishes. “Thank God for giving me another year,” he wrote via Instagram. “Every year is a blessing I want to thank every single friend, family member and colleague.” Iwara…

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“59 And Counting!” — Richard Mofe-Damijo Is Grateful & Thankful As He Celebrates Birthday

Richard Mofe-Damijo is now just one year shy of the big 6-0 – and he’s ringing in the occasion with gratitude. The veteran Nollywood actor who turned 59 on Monday July 6, 2020 documented his big day on social media by sharing a series of youthful photos. According to RMD, he plans to release 59 photos on Instagram, which we think might…

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Veteran Nollywood Actor, Ogun Majek, Is Dead

Veteran Nollywood actor, Gbolagade Akinpelu, popularly known as Ogun Majek, has passed away. Although the cause of death is yet to be made public, we gathered that the late actor was battling ill-health before his death and even appealed for financial support for heart surgery months ago. He is reported to have died Thursday morning at his Imalefalafia,…

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Jamie Foxx Gets Ripped For His Lead Role In Mike Tyson’s Upcoming Biopic

Hollywood star, Jamie Foxx has revealed that he will be playing the lead role of Mike Tyson in the legendary boxer’s biopic, Finding Mike. After acknowledging the news in an interview with TMZ, Foxx also shared an update for his fans where he showed off his bulking transformation in a slideshow of shirtless photos. Sharing the photos, he wrote: “The transformation…

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Popular British Actor & ‘Lord Of The Rings’ Star, Ian Holm, Dies At 88

Iconic British actor, Ian Holm, who is famous for his roles in “Chariots of Fire” and “The Lord of the Rings” trilogies has died. He was aged 88. His agent, Alex Irwin, in a statement said Holm who had a Parkinson’s related illness died peacefully Friday morning in a hospital, surrounded by his family and carer. “His sparkling…

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Nollywood Actor, Brown Igboegwu Welcomes First Child After 10 Years Of Marriage

Yay! Nollywood actor, Brown Igboegwu is officially a father. The talented businessman recently welcomed a baby girl with his wife Igboegwu Becky Udoka, after 10 years of marriage which is also his first child. In the spirit of gratitude, Brown took to Instagram to recount how he was subjected to ridicule due to his childlessness. He also said…

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Yul Edochie Doesn’t Want Nigeria’s Failure As A Country Blamed On Nollywood

Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie has aired his thoughts towards people who blame Nollywood, Nigeria’s Movie Industry, for being a major cause of the country’s underdevelopment. Many Nigerians have accused Nollywood of being a cause of Nigeria’s underdevelopment because most of their movies have failed to project the country’s rich heritage except always dwelling on the negatives. This sentiment was…

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