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Gideon Okeke get support from his colleagues after he called out Nigerian movie executives for “impoverishing actors” by refusing to pay royalties
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Gideon Okeke get support from his colleagues after he called out Nigerian movie executives for “impoverishing actors” by refusing to pay royalties

Gideon Okeke revealed yesterday that he's having an emotional breakdown and said that he's tempted to quit acting because of the shabby way Nigerian actors are treated (read here).   He called Nigerian film executives names, including thieves, and said they do not remember the actors when it's time to share the proceeds from the movies.   He added that he keeps fighting for the condition of actors to be better but his fellow actors do not show support and he asked them to grow some "balls".   After he shared his post, a number of actors commented, indicating support.   Iretiola Doyle, Hilda Dokubo, Sam Sunny, Walter Anga, Uche Elendu, and more left comments showing him support.   One person blamed him for not joining the family of ...
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Actress, Ireti Doyle Shares Childhood Photos To Celebrate Her 53rd Birthday

Writer, actor, producer and presenter Iretiola Doyle, turns 53 today, May 3. The award winning thespian took to her Instagram page on Sunday morning to express her gratitude to God. She also shared some lovely photos from her childhood. He has done all things well. There is sooooo much to be grateful for. Oluwa seun!! Ope mi po #Chapter53 #WrappedInGrace” she wrote   View this post on Instagram   He has done all things well. There is sooooo much to be grateful for. Oluwa seun!! Ope mi po? #Chapter53 #WrappedInGrace A post shared by Iretiola Doyle (@iretidoyle) on May 2, 2020 at 4:29pm PDT
Iretiola Doyle Shares Childhood Photos to Celebrate her 53rd Birthday
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Iretiola Doyle Shares Childhood Photos to Celebrate her 53rd Birthday

Nollywood actress, Iretiola Doyle, turns 53 today, May 3. The award winning thespian took to her Instagram page on Sunday morning to express her gratitude to God. She also shared some lovely photos from her childhood. ''He has done all things well. There is sooooo much to be grateful for. Oluwa seun!! Ope mi po #Chapter53 #WrappedInGrace'' she wrote  
Iretiola Doyle weighs in on the #RevolutionNow protest
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Iretiola Doyle weighs in on the #RevolutionNow protest

Iretiola Doyle has condemned the Nigerian government for deploying armed policemen to discourage unarmed protesters from carrying out a peaceful protest, yet doing nothing to armed bandits who wreak havoc in the country. Armed policemen and soldiers clashed with unarmed citizens yesterday, August 5, as they set out to begin the planned #RevolutionNow protest. During the clash between uniformed men and citizens, Nigerians were teargassed and one photo purportedly showed a man shot in the leg. Some protesters were also arrested and taken away in a Black Maria. Also, prior to the protest, Omoyele Sowore - the organiser of the Revolution Now protest and former presidential aspirant - was arrested by the DSS and is still in custody. These, combined, created tension in the country ...
Rumour Has It That Actress Iretiola Doyle And Husband Patrick Have Parted Ways
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Rumour Has It That Actress Iretiola Doyle And Husband Patrick Have Parted Ways

This piece of information seeped to us through the grapevine and has left us just as shocked as the rest of you. Nollywood blog, Playground.ng reported hours ago that the Doyles have split up. So far, it is still very much unconfirmed news but it’s already very hard to bear. Iretiola and Patrick Doyle have been married for over twenty years and have for so long been one of the few examples of the perfect Nollywood couple. Ireti Doyle, who warmed her way into most hearts with her role as Sisticuli in popular sitcom, Fuji House of Commotion, has reportedly moved out of her home to “a new apartment in Anthony village, Lagos”. The couple who have six children together are said to have “stopped having shared interests” for some time now but who would have imagined that they had any issues? W...
Ireti Doyle Celebrates 50th Birthday With Students
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Ireti Doyle Celebrates 50th Birthday With Students

Veteran Nollywood Actress Iretiola Doyle recently celebrated her 50th birthday anniversary. As part of the activities lined up to mark her birthday, the producer, writer, and multi-award winning actor visited the Methodist Girls High School Yaba. There she shared her experience as a young girl and advised the students to set aside distractions and lead a noteworthy life.
Iretiola Doyle Beats Adesua Etomi To Drive N242m In Box Office Sales, 2016
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Iretiola Doyle Beats Adesua Etomi To Drive N242m In Box Office Sales, 2016

Report reaching us from Film One Distribution reveals that Iretiola Doyle, a frequent feature on Tinsel, is the top actress that drove the biggest box office sales in 2016. Here is the breakdown; Last year, she was featured in 3 out of the 15 Nollywood movies that maintained top spot in the box office. These films are The Wedding Party (N203,000,000), Dinner (N22,000,000) and The Arbitration (N17,000,000). Actress Adesua Etomi followed her closely as she appeared in 3 out of the 15 movies: Couple of Days (N17,000,000), 'The Wedding Party' and 'The Arbitration'. On a combined figure, Iretiola Doyle's appeared in three movies that posted a smashing N242,000,000 while Etomi was N240,000,000  
David Oyelowo Will be a Special Guest at The Premiere of Kemi Adetiba’s “The Wedding Party”
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David Oyelowo Will be a Special Guest at The Premiere of Kemi Adetiba’s “The Wedding Party”

All roads lead to the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival as Nollywood movie “The Wedding Party” will be premiering tonight. Confirmed as one of the special guests to grace the red carpet tonight is British-American actor of Yoruba ethnicity, David Oyelowo. He will be joined by President and General Manager of the Toronto Raptors, Masai Ujiri; Artistic Director of the Toronto International Film Festival, Cameron Bailey; Executive Producer and Forbes Most Influential African, Mo Abudu; Leading Nollywood Director, Kemi Adetiba, and more special guests. Taking place at the historic Elgin Theatre on Thursday, September 8, the rom-com stars some of Africa’s biggest names including Richard Mofe-Damijo, Sola Sobowale, Alibaba, Iretiola Doyle, Banky W, and Adesua Otomi. All of the st...