Tag Archives: Genevieve Nnaji

Phyno Reveals Genevieve’s Directorial Debut “Lion Heart” As His Own Movie Debut

Nigerian rapper, singer, songwriter Chibuzor Nelson Azubuike better known by his stage name Phyno,recently took to his Instagram to reveal that he made his movie debut in Genevieve’s directorial debut “Lion Heart”. Lion Heart which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival has been acquired by Netflix. “I made my movie debut on this one!!!BIG CONGRATS Nwanyi oma @genevievennaji @lionheartthemovie” For…

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We Don’t Have Adequate Funding For Movies To Go Global- Genevieve Nnaji

The actress cum director, Genevieve Nnaji while speaking on CNN about her Netflix acquired film, “Lion Heart,” which premiered over the weekend at the Toronto International Film Festival, (TIFF) noted language as one of the major barriers preventing Nollywood from going global. She also identified lack of funds for movies as another challenge facing the movie industry. “For the money, we…

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Genevieve Talks About Her Directorial Debut On CNN

Popular actress, film maker and director Genevieve Nnaji while speaking in an interview this morning, 12th September, 2018 on Cable Network News (CNN) talked about on why she ventured into directing. This interview was sequel to  her directorial debut movie “Lion Heart” premiere at the Toronto international Film Festival #TIFF where she played lead actor. . She also…

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Genevieve Nnaji Gets Emotional During The Debut Of Her Directorial Movie “Lion Heart” At TIFF!

Nollywood actress cum director, Genevieve Nnaji could not hold back her tears during the premiere of her directorial debut movie “Lion Heart” at the Toronto International Film Festival 2018. Lionheart tells the story of an enterprising daughter competing with her crude and eccentric uncle, to control her family business when her father falls ill. The movie features…

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” I’ve Always Had A Hunger For Visual Storytelling”- Genevieve Nnaji

The Popular actress, film maker and director, Genevieve Nnaji has expressed her desire for visual storytelling as a result of many untold African stories. She made this known while speaking in an interview with Women and Hollywood on why she ventured into directing. Here is an excerpt from the interview. W&H: What inspired you to become a…

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Genevieve Nnaji’s Debut Movie As Director ‘LionHeart’ To Premiere At Toronto International Film Festival

Veteran Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji, makes her debut as a director in a new movie titled, “Lion Heart” and, get this, it is going to premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival! The movie, shot in Enugu, features an array of top Nollywood stars, including veterans such as Pete Edochie, Kanayo O Kanayo, Onyeka Onwenu and…

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OB Beauty: Genevieve Nnaji In Gucci & Makeup By IamDodos

Screen Goddess Genevieve Nnaji looked really beautiful over the weekend for the grand premiere of The Royal Hibiscus Hotel. Styled by @veronicaodeka, She opted for a black Gucci dress which she accessorized with a red and navy blue Gucci brooch. For her makeup, @iamdodos went for dark red lips and soft gold eyes, to draw more attention to the lip color.…

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“Avengers: Infinity War” Role! Funke Akindele’s Name Removed, Replaced With Genevieve Nnaji

Reports are buzzing around that Jenifa, Funke Akindele is no longer on the full cast of “Avengers: Infinity War” on IMDb. On Saturday, January 13, 2017, Akindele’s name no longer appeared on the Marvel Comics movie’s IMDb page. Avengers: Infinity War also does not appear on the actress’ IMDb page as well. This development is…

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