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Nigerian Indie Film “Eyimofe” Selected For International Film Festival Of India

Following a successful showing in 2020, Nigerian feature film Eyimofe (This Is My Desire) has opened the year with a selection in the World Panorama section of the 51st edition of India’s biggest festival, The International Film Festival of India (IFFI). Opening tomorrow and runs through January 24 in Goa, IFFI organisers recently announced the…

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Kemi Adetiba’s “King of Boys 2” To Be Released As A Netflix Original

Nigerian filmmaker, Kemi Adetiba has disclosed that her much-anticipated movie sequel, “King Of Boys 2” will be a Netflix original. The first installment of the motion picture garnered several nods including veteran actress Sola Sobowale for her outstanding performance. Recall that it first showed at the cinemas before being made available for streaming on Netflix, however, the second will go straight to the…

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American Actress Lashana Lynch Makes History As The First Black Female 007

The James Bond franchise has confirmed that its 25th release would feature talented American actress Lashana Lynch, who makes history as the first Black female 007 agent in the long-time film series. According to Glamour, Lynch appeared to confirm that her character in the upcoming James Bond movie, No Time to Die, will take on that famous call signal: 007.…

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Inside The Exclusive Movie Premiere Of “Citation” With Kunle Afolayan

Members of the Citation cast and crew lit up a gloomy Saturday October 31 at the movie’s official premiere in Lagos. Dr. Mrs Ibukun Awosika, Temi Otedola, Ini Edo, Gabriel Afolayan, Wole Olowomojuore, Seun Kuti, Toyin Ogundeji joined the partners behind the movie at Terra Kulture for a viewing of the thought-provoking film. They include; Ford Foundation, Natnudos, Canon, FlyBoku, GAC…

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Nigerian Pidgin English Finally Accepted As A Foreign Language At The Oscars

According to Premium Times, the Oscars has approved Nigerian Pidgin English as a non-English (Foreign language) recording dialogue in films. The Nigeria Official Selection Committee For the Academy Awards submissions through its chairperson, Chineze Anyaene-Abonyi, announced this in a press release on Saturday, revealing details of the timeline of the committee’s progress. Nigeria’s first-ever submission for Oscar contention was…

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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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Jackie Chan Denies Reports Of Being Quarantined Over Coronavirus Contamination

Chinese movie star, Jackie Chan has taken to social media to debunk reports that he is been placed under quarantine over coronavirus concerns, saying he’s “very healthy and safe.” He thanked fans for sending him heartwarming messages, face masks and said he asked his staff to “donate your kindness through official organizations to those who…

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Funke Akindele-Bello, Osas Ighodaro, Tacha And More Nollywood Stars Dazzle At AMVCA 2020 Nominees Party

Sharon Ooja As the 7th edition of the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Award (AMVCA) draws closer, the show’s organizers held a cocktail sponsorship party to celebrate its nominees on Thursday, 27 2020. The event was hosted by media personality IK Osakioduwa while singer, Femi Leye set the relaxed ambience for the cocktail event with a…

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