Introducing our latest weekend feature “Nollywood| What’s Hot”, where we discuss and do a round-up of interesting/ trending news & events in Nollywood.
First off, we go to ‘coal city’ – Enugu, where superstar actress – Genevieve Nnaji is shooting her latest film “Lion Heart”. After her return to Nollywood in 2015 with Road to Yesterday, Genny’s fans have been eager to see her in more roles. Lion Heart is the second movie by – The Entertainment Network (TEN) a content company owned by actress, Genevieve Nnaji and business partner & bestie – Chinny Onwugbenu. Here’s what we know about the movie.
Movie Title: Lion Heart
Director: Genevieve Nnnaji
Film Genre: Comedy
Next up, is frontline filmmaker -Kunle Afolayan who will be shooting his 4th movie this year. Earlier this year, Kunle teamed up with Africa Magic to shoot three movies – ‘Roti’, ‘Omugwo’ and ‘The Tribunal’. All thre movies will be released this here. In his latest film, Kunle features veteran actors – Zack Orji and Tina Mba. Here’s what we know about his next movie.
Movie Title: Stella & Oba
Production: A Lasun ray production in partnership with kunle Afolayan.
Director: Kunle Afolayan
Cast: Zack Orji, Kate Henshaw, Chidinma Ekile, Tina Mba,
Languages: English, Igbo and Yoruba.