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Faraday Okoro & Biyi Bandele’s ‘Nigerian Prince’ Win $1Million Grant at Tribeca Film Festival NYC

Biyi Bandele A proposed new movie on Nigerian email scammers, ‘Nigerian Prince’, written and directed by Faraday Okoro and produced by Biyi Bandele and Oscar Hernandez-Topete, has won a $1million AT&T grant at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York. Nigerian Prince was announced winner on Thursday at the film fiesta after a hard-fought pitching…

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All The Glam Photos From ‘FIFTY’ London Premiere! Pre Party, Red Carpet, After Party, More

The festival premiere of the movie, FIFTY, took place this past Saturday at London’s Leicester Square. This event marked the first African-style film premiere in London and witnessed the largest ever assembly of spectators during its screening at the London Film Festival. Some of the celebrities present at the premiere included Omoni Oboli, Ireti Doyle,…

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HOAYS, October 1, Bedlam, More, Selected For Screening Alongside At 3rd Woodpecker International Film Festival

David Nnaji’s directorial film debut “Bedlam” has been selected, alongside Biyi Bandele’s “Half of a Yellow Sun” and Kunle Afolanyan’s “October 1” for a special screening in the World Panorama section of 3rd Woodpecker International Film Festival (WIFF). The 3rd WIFF is scheduled for September 17‐20, 2015 at Siri Fort Auditorium, New Delhi, India. “It’s…

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‘Half Of A Yellow Sun’ Set To Hit Cinemas In Nigeria Soon As NFVCB Approves Viewership

The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) have finally come to terms with and approved the viewership of the screen adaptation of the book, “Half Of A Yellow Sun” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie with the movie of same title. The film stars Academy award winning, Hollywood stars like Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton Anika Noni…

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Chiwetel Fever Grips Lagos As Half Of A Yellow Sun Press Conference Holds In Lagos

International multiple-award winning superstar, Chiwetel Ejiofor has caused a media-frenzy in Lagos, as he is presently at the Wheatbaker Hotel, Ikoyi, Lagos for the press conference which would herald the debut of one of the most highly anticipated movies to have any connection with Nigeria – ever, Half Of A Yellow Sun.Also present at the…

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Chiwtel Ejiofor, Other Lead Actors, Expected At HOAYS Screening & Press Conference In Lagos Today!

The question on everybody’s lips is – will Chiwetel Ejiofor be in Lagos for this weekend activities for ‘Half Of A Yellow Sun’? Well, OnoBello.com has gathered that the ‘12 Years A Slave’ Oscar nominee is confirmed to be at the film screening taking place today Friday, 11th April 2014 at the Silverbird Cinema in…

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