Tag Archives: Film

Davido Finally Confirms His Hollywood Debut In ‘Coming To America’ Sequel

Between returning to the music scene with a brand new single titled ‘FEM!’ after a short hiatus and preparing to release his third studio album, Davido has confirmed being cast in the sequel to the hit Hollywood movie, ‘Coming to America 2‘. On Monday, the Afrobeats star and songwriter responded to a tweet by an entertainment account…

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Nigerian Feature Films Can Now Be Entered Into The Oscars For Consideration

The Nigerian Oscar Selection Committee (NOSC) has called for the submission of feature film by Nollywood filmmakers into the 93rd Academy Awards (Oscars) for the International Feature Film Category. Chineze Anyaene, the committee’s chairperson said in a statement on Thursday that the Academy Awards recently opened entries to honour the best new films released globally, with the event…

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Genevieve Nnaji Named Nigerian Ambassador Of Toronto International Film Festival 2020

Adding another feather to her cap, Genevieve Nnaji has been chosen as an ambassador of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2020. Nnaji has joined the list of 50 celebrated filmmakers and actors who are invited as the ambassadors of the TIFF. This is coming a month after The Oscars released its list of new members,…

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Netflix Surprises Nigeria’s Ikorodu Bois, Delivers Tech Gadgets As Gifts

Nigerian comic group, Ikorodu Bois are set to take their skit-making skills to a completely different level as they were recently gifted with some sophisticated movie production gadgets by online movie streaming giant Netflix. The talented youngsters, who became internet sensations for remaking movie clips and music videos, shared the news on Twitter with a video of…

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Girl Boss! Beverly Naya’s Latest Photoshoot Is The Definition Of Stunning

Beverly Naya has just signed a lucrative joint venture partnership with a Nigerian film company, Unbound Studios so as to “develop and produce a series of films.” To commemorate the big news, the actress had a gorgeous photoshoot with Emmanuel Oyeleke where she slayed every look without even trying. The joint venture contract was also unveiled…

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All The Breathtaking Looks From Beyoncé’s Latest Visual Album “Black Is King”

The world is currently celebrating the arrival of Beyoncé‘s highly anticipated new project, Black Is King (on Disney+), a companion to 2019’s The Lion King: The Gift, which she curated for Disney’s photorealistic remake of the 1994 animated classic, The Lion King. The 85-minute long film, deemed as “a celebratory memoir for the world on the Black experience” by her production…

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Beyoncé And Shatta Wale Team Up To Deliver Striking Visuals For ‘ALREADY’

Beyoncé has premiered the music video for ‘ALREADY’ her collaboration with Ghanian artist Shatta Wale and Major Lazer, taken from the 2019 album ‘The Lion King: The Gift’. The video features Beyoncé dancing in dazzling Afrocentric consumes, also in a myriad of locations, like in an empty warehouse and among the treetops to name just a few. The…

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Beyoncé Enlists Yemi Alade, Naomi Campbell & More For Upcoming Visual Album “Black Is King”

Beyoncé is COMING! Few weeks after the superstar left the internet agog with the first trailer to her new visual album “Black Is King”, all written, directed, and executive-produced by herself. she’s returned with an official second trailer. Recall that the announcement opened discussions on how Africa was portrayed with social media users sharing varying opinions of the film…

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Genevieve Nnaji, Akin Omotoso And Cynthia Erivo Named Members Of ‘The Academy’

On Wednesday July 1, the Academy of Motion Picture, Arts and Sciences released its list of new members, with 819 invitees, including Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji, Nigerian film director Akin Omotoso, and British-Nigerian actress/singer Cynthia Erivo. “The Academy is delighted to welcome these distinguished fellow travellers in the motion picture arts and sciences. We have always embraced extraordinary talent that reflects…

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Beyoncé Sets The Internet Agog With New Visual Album, “Black Is King”

On Sunday night, Beyoncé surprised us with a trailer for her upcoming visual album, “Black Is King”, which highlights the beauty of tradition and Black excellence. According to a statement from the 38-year-old star’s camp, the self-written, directed and executive produced project will be released on Disney+ next month and will premiere globally on July 31 on the streaming service.…

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