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Oloture: Mo Abudu Addresses Tobore Ovuorie’s Copyright Claim On Movie (Video)
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Oloture: Mo Abudu Addresses Tobore Ovuorie’s Copyright Claim On Movie (Video)

Media entrepreneur Mo Abudu has addressed journalist Tobore Ovuorie’s copyright claim over Oloture. The 56-year-old shared a video speaking on Ovuorie’s claim in an Instagram post on Tuesday. She said in May 2019 they reached out to Ovuorie to acknowledge her journalistic ability, to commend, recognise and encourage her in her ongoing campaign against sex trafficking . “I would like to take a few minutes of your time today to shed some light on the recent allegations of copyright infringement made by investigative reporter Tobore Ovuorie against EbonyLife Films in relation to Oloture (the movie). “I also stand as mentor to so many young girls and ladies, I never want to disappoint any of you, so again, I did this to give you all an understanding of the situation,” she wrote. ...
Chief Daddy Has The Second Highest Opening Weekend Box Office Debut In Nollywood For 2018!
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Chief Daddy Has The Second Highest Opening Weekend Box Office Debut In Nollywood For 2018!

Over the weekend, EbonyLife Films ‘Chief Daddy‘ premiered in the cinemas and it’s gotten off to a good start by selling over N40 million worth of movie tickets in its first three days of regional release! Although these figures exclude advance and private screenings, Chief Daddy is currently the number one film in Nigeria and West Africa. Chief Daddy takes the spot for the second-highest opening weekend for a Nollywood film in 2018 and the third-highest-ever opening weekend for a Nollywood film. This makes it the fifth consecutive number one feature from EbonyLife Films, following Fifty, The Wedding Party, The Wedding Party 2 and The Royal Hibiscus Hotel. The N42.6 million debut has Chief Daddy officially surpassing The Wedding Party, Nigeria’s highest grossing movie, which had a N36...
Get A Sneak Peek Into Chief Daddy, The Must-See Movie For The December Holidays
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Get A Sneak Peek Into Chief Daddy, The Must-See Movie For The December Holidays

EbonyLife Films, producers of blockbuster movies The Wedding Party, The Wedding Party 2, and The Royal Hibiscus Hotel has released its first teaser for the upcoming movie, Chief Daddy, set to be released in cinemas on 14th December 2018. Fans can look forward to another five teasers, revealing hilarious scenes from the film, before the official, full-length trailer is released in October.   The film has a stellar cast starring veterans and newer actors in the Nollywood industry including (in alphabetical order) Bisola Aiyeola, Funke Akindele, Zainab Balogun, Shaffy Bello, Lepacious Bose, Ini Edo, Dakore Egbuson-Akande, Linda Ejiofor, Mawuli Gavor, Kate Henshaw, Ayo Lijadu, Jude ‘MI’ Abaga, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Beverly Naya, Chinedu ‘Nedu’ Ani, Uti Nwachukwu, Taiwo Obileye, C...
The Wedding Party 2 Wraps Up Filming in Dubai
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The Wedding Party 2 Wraps Up Filming in Dubai

After a couple of weeks of shooting in the ‘Jewel of the Middle East’, The Wedding Party 2 is now in post-production, with many weeks ahead of editing footage, sound and special effects, before the film can be screened at its first festival. The cast and crew worked amidst jaw-dropping scenery and spectacular venues, thanks to Dubai Tourism and a host of local partners. By all accounts the movie will be a visual treat. The director, Niyi Akinmolayan, enjoyed shooting in Dubai and is excited about the next stage. “It has been a remarkable opportunity to film in Dubai – it was magical and the team was awesome. We are thrilled to create something special for viewers and we are sure that they will be impressed with the movie,” he said. Mo Abudu, Executive Producer for EbonyLife Films, was al...
Part 2 Of 2016 Blockbuster, Wedding Party Is Loading
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Part 2 Of 2016 Blockbuster, Wedding Party Is Loading

The 2016 blockbuster movie, The Wedding Party, a Nigerian romantic comedy drama film , directed by Kemi Adetiba and premiered on 8 September 2016 at Tiff Toronto and on 26 November 2016 at Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos will be back again. The director of "The Wedding Party," Kemi Adetiba, is not returning for the recently announced sequel. The sequel which commenced shoot on May 1, 2017, is being directed by Niyi Akinmolayan, who is popular for "Out of Luck," "The Arbitration," "Room 315," and "Falling." "The Wedding Party" isn't Akinmolayan's first film with one of the producers of the movie, Inkblot Productions. His movies "Out of Luck" and "The Arbitration" were produced by the production company. In "The Wedding Party" sequel Nonso (Enyinna Nwigwe), has continued his romanc...