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Directors Making Me Climb Through Windows – Mercy Aigbe
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Directors Making Me Climb Through Windows – Mercy Aigbe

Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe has said that the directors she has been working with lately have been making her climb through windows. The 43-year-old stated this in an Instagram post on Wednesday. She shared a picture of herself in character from the movie Oruko. Mercy had in Omo Ghetto The Saga climbed window as the character Prisca. “I am not understanding why recently my directors are making me climb windows,” she wrote. Mercy had also shared a video of herself, Kunle Afod and some other people dancing on Instagram. She said their band is headed by actor Dele Odule. “Sebiotimo and Menueganmikuro are the brand band managers B. B. M. Our band is headed by @deleodule_” she wrote. Mercy has been sharing several behind the scene pictures.
‘Omo Ghetto’ is officially the highest grossing Nollywood movie of all time
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‘Omo Ghetto’ is officially the highest grossing Nollywood movie of all time

Funke Akindele-Bello and JJC Skillz’ directorial debut film “Omo Ghetto (The Saga)” has been named Nollywood’s highest-grossing movie of all time.   The 2020 comedy movie broke a four-year record held by Kemi Adetiba’s 2016 movie “The Wedding Party“, after it grossed N468,036,300 after three straight weeks of maintaining the number one spot according to a statement published by the Cinema Exhibitors Association of Nigeria (CEAN).     “The Wedding Party” on the other hand has raked in N453,000,000 while its sequel “The Wedding Party 2” took the third spot with N433,197,377.   While this comes as a surprise as the Nigerian entertainment industry has been crippled by the pandemic, Kemi Adetiba who produced Wedding Party (the former highest-grossing...
Cristiano Ronaldo Talks About His Next Career After Football Retirement
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Cristiano Ronaldo Talks About His Next Career After Football Retirement

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has said he's considered acting as a possible career move once he's finished his playing career. The Portugal international is regarded as one of the best players of his generation, having won the Ballon d'Or on five occasions. Even at 34, he remains highly regarded, finishing third behind Lionel Messi and Virgil van Dijk in the FIFA Best Men's Player award and Ballon d'Or voting. Speaking about life after football, Ronaldo said he would like to move on from some of the world's biggest stadiums to the silver screen, per James Westwood of Goal: "I hope I live more than 50 years to learn new things and face different challenges and try to find solutions for them. One of the things that I seek to challenge myself in, for example, is acting in a ...
Toyin Abraham Laments After Settling Area Boys With ₦120k To Shoot A Movie
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Toyin Abraham Laments After Settling Area Boys With ₦120k To Shoot A Movie

Actress Toyin Abraham has taking to her Instagram handle to lament the greediness of Area boys popularly known as Agbero after they requested for more money to allow the actress continue the shooting of her movie in a location. The actress had given them 120,000 naira but they still requested for more. She wrote on her Instagram handle. Area boys ��‍♀️��‍♀️��‍♀️After giving them money they will still complain that the money is not enough and they want more. This is what we go through every time we are filming but we love them sha. https://youtu.be/bR__HJmlrBw
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. ...
Fatal Arrogance: Hausa Actor, Yakubu Mohammed Regrets Acting In ‘Anti-Shiite’ Movie, Ready To Pay To Get Scenes Removed
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Fatal Arrogance: Hausa Actor, Yakubu Mohammed Regrets Acting In ‘Anti-Shiite’ Movie, Ready To Pay To Get Scenes Removed

Kannywood actor, Yakubu Mohammed , has expressed regrets for featuring in a Nollywood film titled ‘ ‘Fatal Arrogance’ and has asked the makers to remove the scenes he appeared in. Popular Nigerian Actor, Pete Edochie, plays the lead role in the film, which was shot in Enugu and produced by Anosike Kingsley Orji. The film’s behind-the-scenes and a 12-minute-clip from the set are already generating controversy, especially among members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Shiites. In a statement published on their official Facebook page on Tuesday, the group said they were shocked by the film ‘‘where the popular Islamic Movement in Nigeria and its leader Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky are being depicted and badly portrayed as terrorists.’’ Mr Mohammed told BBC Hausa that he reg...
Nollywood Actor, Pete Edochie, Alleges Threat To Life For Featuring In Movie Portraying Shiites As Terrorists
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Nollywood Actor, Pete Edochie, Alleges Threat To Life For Featuring In Movie Portraying Shiites As Terrorists

Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie, has alleged threats to his life over his involvement in a multi-million naira movie sponsored by the Nigerian Army aimed at depicting the Islamic Movement in Nigeria as a terrorist organisation. We gathered that the movie titled “Fatal Arrogance” was sponsored by the Nigerian Army as part of a cover up of the December 2015 massacre of Shiites by soldiers. Over 348 people were said to have been killed, with 347 bodies secretly buried by the army in a mass grave during that incident. In the movie shot in Enugu State and produced by Anosike Kingsley Orji, Edochie was featured in a role with an outfit resembling Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader of the IMN, who has been in detention since December 2015. Reacting in a 12-minute video following the ba...
First Bank Chairman, Ibukun Awosika Makes Acting Debut In Kunle Afolayan Movie ‘Citation’
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First Bank Chairman, Ibukun Awosika Makes Acting Debut In Kunle Afolayan Movie ‘Citation’

The Chairman of First Bank, Dr Ibukun Awosika, is set to appear on the soon to be released movie, Citation, by Nigerian actor and movie director, Kunle Afolayan. The Punch gathered that the movie tackles the ordeals faced by female students in Nigerian Universities and it aims at propelling women to become great leaders. Dr Awosika plays the role of the university faculty dean, heading the senate hearing panel of a female postgraduate student (Moremi), played by Temi Otedola, who has been a victim of sexual harassment. Citation also features the likes of Jimmy Jean Louis, Sadiq Daba, and Gabriel Afolayan and was shot in Obafemi Awolowo University and in three countries. Relishing the experience in the casting of her debut in the acting world, Awosika, on her official Instagram ...
Nigerians Applaud Senator Dino Melaye’s Acting Skills As He Makes First Appearance In A Movie
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Nigerians Applaud Senator Dino Melaye’s Acting Skills As He Makes First Appearance In A Movie

Nigerian Senator, Dino Melaye has finally made his first appearance as an actor in a short movie that surfaced on the internet. Dino Melaye who is always in the news is known to be a very dramatic and entertaining man. Nigerians on social media have reacted the movie Dino Melaye featured in and they have shared their thoughts as well. Watch Video and read comments below;
Nasty C makes acting debut in Netflix’s ‘Blood and Water’
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Nasty C makes acting debut in Netflix’s ‘Blood and Water’

South African rapper Nsikayesizwe David Junior Ngcobo, popularly known as Nasty C has made his acting debut in Netflix's soon to be released African series. The 23-year-old took to social media to share the news with his fans. According to his post on Instagram, Nasty C will be part of an African series dubbed Blood & Water premiering on May 20. “My debut acting role! Catch me in the upcoming Netflix second original African series, Blood & Water,” he wrote. The series tells the story of a young girl who engineers a transfer to a prestigious school to investigate the 17-year-old cold case of her older sister who was abducted at birth. It features a host of stars, including Ama Qamata, Natasha Thahane, Cindy Mahlangu, Thabang Molaba and Gail Mabalane. Nasty C will pla...
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New Movie: Shameful Deceit

Shameful Deceit movie Produced by Theodora Ibekwe- Oyebade. Associate producer Ayo Oyebade. Directed by Ruke Amata. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nkrepPyOiM8&authuser=2  
Tom Cruise, Elon Musk To Shoot Movie In Space
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Tom Cruise, Elon Musk To Shoot Movie In Space

Hollywood actor Tom Cruise, who has hung off the sides of planes, piloted helicopters, is reportedly setting his sights on the biggest stunt of all and filming an action movie in outer space. The actor has scaled skyscrapers, spent his entire action film career performing many of his own death-defying stunts. Bu now he is planning to achieve impossible for his upcoming adventure. As per reports, Cruise is teaming with Elon Musk’s SpaceX and working with NASA to make the first narrative film ever shot in space. “It’s not a Mission: Impossible film and no studio is in the mix at this stage,” he was reported as saying. “But this is real, albeit in the early stages of liftoff.” Cruise’s latest project, Mission: Impossible 7 and 8, is currently on hold due to the coronavirus pan...
“Policemen Thought I Was A Yahoo Boy” – Nancy Isime Talks About Transforming Into A Guy For A Movie
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“Policemen Thought I Was A Yahoo Boy” – Nancy Isime Talks About Transforming Into A Guy For A Movie

Delectable Nollywood actress, Nancy Isime has shared her thrilling experience as she had to transform to a guy for a role in a movie. She talked about the challenges she encountered and the efforts she put in to kill the role. She posted very unbelievable photos of her transformed self with no traces of being feminine. She wrote, “Yup! That’s me? So I’ve decided to talk about some characters I’ve played as an actor that required complete/partial transformation. Getting into character for this role in #DisguiseTheMovie was a trip for me! I’d watch men around me closely and only sit with men on set. I refused to be referred to as babe or dear and you’d probably catch me walking or sitting like a man most times( slide 4). I even tried toasting women around my shoot vicinity...
Kunle Afolayan Shares Clip From Upcoming Movie, ‘Citation’
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Kunle Afolayan Shares Clip From Upcoming Movie, ‘Citation’

Film producer, Kunle Afolayan has shared a teaser for his new movie dubbed ‘Citation ’ which features Femi Otedola’s daughter, Temi. In the teaser he shared online, Temi could be seen interacting with co-star, Jimmy Jean-Louis in French. Afolayan commended actors who contributed to the movie’s success with the words; ”In between eating Kofet food, sleeping and exercising, I still find time to attend to the post production of #citationthemovie . Every seen in this film gets me excited and I can’t wat for you guys to experience the butterfly in my stomach. I can predict that many of the talents in the film will surely win awards @gabbylucciii @jimmyjeanlouis @temiotedola @bukunmioluwasina @iniedo @ogbeniyomifashlanso1 @ajokesilva @adjeteyanang @ray_reboul_officiel @bigbirdku...
Coronavirus: ‘I Will Do A Movie Together With Idris Elba When This Is Over’ – Richard Mofe Damijo
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Coronavirus: ‘I Will Do A Movie Together With Idris Elba When This Is Over’ – Richard Mofe Damijo

Veteran Nollywood actor, Richard Mofe Damijo known popularly as RMD has revealed his intentions to work with ace Hollywood star Idris Elba who was recently diagnosed with Coronavirus. The 58-year old Nigerian actor made this known on social media where he reacted to AY Comedian’s live video with the American actor, Idris Elba. AY was on an Instagram Live video chat earlier with Idris Elba where they had a close conversation with the Hollywood actor showing him around his house and extending the chat to his wife. Sharing the video on his Instagram page, RMD took to the comment section to make his intention known. According to RMD, he will love to work with Idris Elba when the whole things is over. It can be recalled that Idris Elba revealed to the world that he tested positi...
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Regina Daniels trying to hide her baby bump on a movie set

Popular Nigerian actress, Regina Daniels has returned back to the movie scene She’s back after the launch of her very own magazine in Abuja. The actress, seen playing the role of a NYSC Corps member, wearing the full regalia while on set of a movie. She also shared videos of her on the movie set through her Instagram page and it seems she tried to conceal her growing baby bump by tying the NYSC jacket around her tummy. See the screenshots below:
Mercy Johnson Tears Up As Her Latest Movie Get Massively Endorsed By Nigerians
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Mercy Johnson Tears Up As Her Latest Movie Get Massively Endorsed By Nigerians

Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson in a recent social media post revealed how tears filled her eyes as her movie got the attention she never expected in Nigeria. Posting a video from HRM Dr. Micheal Ameh Oboni II, the Attah of Igala land, she revealed that she can’t find the exact words to describe how she feels. Sharing the video, she wrote; “I didn’t know when tears fell from my eyes Telling an authentic story for the people was always our goal. I humbly thank HRM Dr. Micheal Ameh Oboni II, the Attah of Igala land for connecting with our work. The highest grossing Nollywood epic of all time is still in cinemas!! Go watch @thelegendofinikpi #TheLegendofInikpi today” Video Player http://talkofnaija.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/86372780_190611265491532_332746133023263...
RMD, Others Feature In First Nollywood-Bollywood Movie (Photos)
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RMD, Others Feature In First Nollywood-Bollywood Movie (Photos)

Two of the biggest movie industries in the world are coming together for a new project – Movie lovers were recently entertained at the news of the Nigerian and Indian film industry working together The Nollywood-Bollywood movie titled Namaste Wahala stars a number of Nigerian stars including RMD, Inidima Okojie, Broda Shaggy, to name a few Movies are a way to tell stories that are special or peculiar to a people. In the past, people from different regions rarely work together on a project but we are glad to see that it is changing now. The Nigerian movie industry is known to be a multi-million naira business that has been thriving for a long time. In the past, movie lovers were thrilled with films showing the country’s rich and diverse culture. Well, people in other parts of ...
Sonic the Hedgehog Breaks Box Office Record Set for Video Game Movies
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Sonic the Hedgehog Breaks Box Office Record Set for Video Game Movies

According to Variety, Sonic has officially outpaced the previous video game adaptation with the largest box office, last year’s Detective Pikachu. The film, costarring Jim Carrey as the evil Dr. Robotnik and James Marsden as kindly Green Hills sheriff Tom Wachowski, has earned approximately $57 million domestic and $100 million world-wide so far this long weekend, and there is plenty of work-free Monday to go. As Vulture’s own Chris Lee wrote last week, Sonic was initially projected to scoop up “a box-office debut that prerelease tracking estimates predict will fall in the $41–47 million range domestically.” Even more shocking, movie-goers and critics, including Vulture’s Bilge Ebiri, alike report that the movie is…pretty good! Dang, those must be some perfect CGI hedgehog teeth....
Shut Up, Find A Job And Stop Complaining About Movie Producers Not Paying – Elikem Kumordzie
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Shut Up, Find A Job And Stop Complaining About Movie Producers Not Paying – Elikem Kumordzie

Actor and fashion designer Elikem Kumordzie has reacted to veteran actor Kofi Adjorlolo’s claims of movie producers not paying. Though a lot of the actors and actresses have supported Kofi Adjorlolo’s claims, Elikem thinks otherwise. According to Elikem, he also has been through that and the hunger made him find a job for himself. He added that his colleagues can also do same by finding jobs to do aside the acting rather than complaining. Watch video below...   View this post on Instagram   Ghanaian actor and fashion designer Elikem Kumirdzie blast his colleagues complaining about movie producers not paying A post shared by Mci (@mycelebrityandi) on Feb 6, 2020 at 2:17am PST
I Left him After I Got What I Wanted- Yvonne Jegede Sarcastically Replies Troll
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I Left him After I Got What I Wanted- Yvonne Jegede Sarcastically Replies Troll

Actress Yvonne Jegede gave a sarcastic reply to a troll who tried mocking her with her failed marriage to fellow actor, Olakunle Abounce Fawole. She posted the photo above which was from the set of a movie on her page  and a troll left a comment saying if she had been this affectionate with her estranged husband, he wouldn't have left her. Yvonne was fast to inform the troll that he did not leave her but rather, she left him after getting what she wanted. Their union is blessed with a son, Xavier. Read their exchange below
Nollywood Actress, Rita Dominic Suffers Health Crisis, Hospitalized Over Undisclosed Illness
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Nollywood Actress, Rita Dominic Suffers Health Crisis, Hospitalized Over Undisclosed Illness

Screen diva, Rita Dominic has been hospitalized over an undisclosed illness. The star made the disclosure after failing to appear as one of the panelists on Friday at Creative Africa Exchange Conference, holding in Kigali, Rwanda. Sharing the news on her Instagram page, she wrote: “Was hospitalised but well now. See you soon in Kigali for #CAX #CAX2020 #CreativeAfricaExchange @caxafrica,” She will, however, speak later on her journey in Nollywood as an actress and producer. According to her, she's getting better now. The 2012 Africa Movie Academy Award (AMAA) winner will be releasing her new movie, Le Femme Anjola, later this year. See her post below:
Singer Peruzzi makes Nollywood debut
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Singer Peruzzi makes Nollywood debut

You can add actor to Peruzzi's resume now as the lady who featured him in her movie as praised his acting prowess. The singer featured in Toyin Abraham's new comic movie 'fate of Alakada' and Toyin has given him a pass mark in the open. Praising his ability, and thanking him for bringing no drama on set, Toyin wrote on Instagram; “Thank you so much @peruzzi_vibes for coming on my set for a cameo appearance in #FateofAlakada. Thank you for not stressing me. You are such a sweet and humble soul. You came on set, you acted, you didn’t stress any of us and your acting was top notch. You did extremely well. May God continue to bless and uplift you. I can’t wait for people to see how you nailed it."
Actress Toyin Climbs Sit To Meet Up The Tallest Man In Nigeria
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Actress Toyin Climbs Sit To Meet Up The Tallest Man In Nigeria

That moment when you climb a sit to meet up to the height of the tallest man in Nigeria still, you didn't meet up. The tallest man in Nigeria, Agoro who was onset of the movie FATE OF ALAKADA, took a beautiful shot with Toyin Ibrahim and some other crews. The comedienne, Toyin climbed a sit to meet up to the height of Agoro as she would be the shortest in the picture.
Acting, truly my first love – Temi Otedola
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Acting, truly my first love – Temi Otedola

Daughter of billionaire Femi Otedola has stated in an interview that acting has been her first love, and she is happy she is finally at a place she loves. Speaking about her first feature and in a major movie -- ''citation'' produced by Kunle Afolayan, Temi said she was actually introduced to the producer/actor and not the other way round, has it has been speculated the actor sort for her. Explaining how fate brought her back to her first love, she said: “I have been watching Mr. Afolayan’s films like forever. From ‘Figurine’ to ‘October 1’, ‘Phone Swap’, and I was actually introduced to him, I told him that from university and through school I have always been into acting and that was my first passion in life and he told me about a script coming out and the lead character is actua...
We Sacrificed A Lot To Make The Movie – Banky W Writes After ‘Sugar Rush’ Gets Banned From Cinemas
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We Sacrificed A Lot To Make The Movie – Banky W Writes After ‘Sugar Rush’ Gets Banned From Cinemas

Musician, cum actor and politician, Banky W has penned a heartfelt note to movie lovers and fans of the movie, 'Sugar Rush' which was recently yanked off Nigerian cinemas.   Inside sources revealed that the movie was reportedly yanked off Nigerian cinemas for 'depicting' the operations of EFCC in a relatively 'poor way'.   According to Banky W, 'If you saw @sugarrushmovie and loved it, or if you planned to, please read our statements. We are very hopeful and optimistic that the film will be back on screens in a few days, so please don't give up on us, and please stay optimistic with us. Your love and support means the world to us. Thank you to @nfvcb for helping us rectify any issues. Pls stay tuned, by God's grace you will see our film again VERY SOON. Pls st...
‘God has made my life a movie, even I became a spectator’ – Toyin Abraham
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‘God has made my life a movie, even I became a spectator’ – Toyin Abraham

Celebrating her triumphant entry into the new year, actress and new mum, Toyin Abraham has penned down an appreciation message to God for making 2019 an awesome year for her! She wrote: “In the last two years, I have always had movies at the cinemas. The box office have been good to me. But in the last 12 month, God decided to make my life a movie. He became the CEO of the box office, director of the movie and chief marketer of the brand. I cannot say he has not done a good job. He has made my life a movie, even I became a spectator. Thank you God. He also gave me #toyintitans , it seems like I won a lottery with him. I am super grateful to these set of fans in season and out of season. Eshe gan. And thank you to all those who play prominent roles in my 2019. It was a blast. ...
Cristiano Ronaldo Chooses Acting As Retirement Plans
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Cristiano Ronaldo Chooses Acting As Retirement Plans

The Portuguese wants to keep playing for as long as he can, but likes the idea of moving into the movie business after hanging up his boots Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo has opened up on his retirement plans, expressing a desire to challenge himself by starting a new career in acting. Ronaldo is widely revered as one of the finest footballers in history, having earned five Ballon d'Or awards for his individual brilliance during spells at Manchester United and Real Madrid. The 34-year-old has won a whole host of major trophies, including five European Cups and six league titles, while also landing a European Championships winners' medal with Portugal. Ronaldo holds the all-time scoring record for his country and for Madrid, and continues to set new standards of excellen...
“Delete Netflix app”- Apostle Suleman and Reno Omokri react as Netflix releases “Gay Jesus” movie
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“Delete Netflix app”- Apostle Suleman and Reno Omokri react as Netflix releases “Gay Jesus” movie

A Brazilian Netflix film about a gay Jesus has triggered serious reactions on social media with more than one million people calling for it to be pulled. The First Temptation of Christ – a 46-minute comedy flick which portrayed Jesus as a closeted homosexual – was released on 3 December. A Brazilian Netflix film about a gay Jesus has triggered serious reactions on social media with more than one million people calling for it to be pulled. The First Temptation of Christ – a 46-minute comedy flick that portrayed Jesus as a closeted homosexual – was released on 3 December. It sees Jesus and a ‘friend’ named Orlando arriving at Mary and Joseph’s house for a birthday party. Jesus tries to downplay their relationship, while Orlando hints that they’re more than friends. The Ne...
Reno Omokri Kicks As Netflix Shows Movie About ‘Gay Jesus’, ‘The First Temptation Of Christ’
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Reno Omokri Kicks As Netflix Shows Movie About ‘Gay Jesus’, ‘The First Temptation Of Christ’

Reno Omokri has kicked against on-demand movie platform, Netflix, showing a movie about a ''gay Jesus.'' The movie titled, The First Temptation of Christ was made by a YouTube comedy group and was released by Netflix in Brazil on December 3rd. The movie implied that Jesus was in a sexual relationship with his male friend Orlando. Reno in a post shared on his IG page this afternoon, appealed to Netflix not to take the tolerance of Christians for granted. He wondered if the platform can venture doing such about the Quran. He also shaded comedian, Etinosa, who recently used the bible as an ashtray in one of her videos. Read what he wrote below: The other day, a misguided woman used Scripture as an ashtray. Now, @Netflix announces a film about a gay Jesus. Would they do that to the...
I Was Born An Actor, Politician – Dino Melaye
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I Was Born An Actor, Politician – Dino Melaye

A former chairman, Senate Committee on the Federal Capital Territory, Dino Melaye, has said he was born an actor and a politician. Melaye made the claim in an interview with journalists in Abuja during the premiere of a movie titled, ‘Lemonade, written by Joy Idoko and produced by 100% Joy Media Productions, where he featured prominently. He also explained that he participated in acting “to send a message to Nigerians”, ameliorate problems and “get Nigeria out of the cocoon.” While calling on the government to create laws that would promote entertainment in Nigeria, Melaye said he participated in the movie “to send a message to Nigerians, to ameliorate our problems and to get Nigeria out of the cocoon will be a very strong way to correct the ills in the society.” He said, “I ...
Moyo Lawal Praises Belinda Effah After She Premieres Miracle The Movie
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Moyo Lawal Praises Belinda Effah After She Premieres Miracle The Movie

Belinda Effah has taken a giant step in building her career after the premiere of the movie, Miracle, at the University Of Lagos, Main Auditorium on November 11, 2019. The actress who is the producer of Miracle, said sometime back that the film is an all-faith inspired movie which has taken over five years to complete the project. Meanwhile, Moyo Lawal has heaped praises on Belinda Effah while revealing she even “had to let a job go , because I couldn’t miss this for the world”. In Moyo’s words; “Sooo proud of you Sis @belindaeffah , I remember Shallow Waters days , when I was in Unilag and used to come stay with me in school ….. …. …. Now you are premiering your movie *** #Miracle **!here , I love that your first movie is about faith , my faith just got renew watching this ….....
I Can’t Act In A Movie Without Royalties In My Contract – Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde
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I Can’t Act In A Movie Without Royalties In My Contract – Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde

Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, says the reason she has not been picking up roles in movies lately is because she cannot act in a movie where she will not get royalties in her contract. Popularly known as Omosexy, she disclosed this in an interview on Rubbin Minds on Channels Television. She also lamented that Nollywood industry is disorganised and lacks structure. She, however, added she is proud that alot of learned people are in the movie industry now and that the standard has increased. “It is really hitting me, how disorganised my industry is and how much we have not done structurally. I know there are people who are very intelligent in this industry but somehow, we have not just coordinated ourselves. Individually, some of us are doing very well but as a body we a...
Shehu Sani Reacts To Disqualification Of ‘Lionheart’ By Oscar
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Shehu Sani Reacts To Disqualification Of ‘Lionheart’ By Oscar

Former Senator representing Kaduna, Shehu Sani took to his twitter account to react to the trending news of Genevieve Nnaji movie Lionheart 's been disqualified from Twitter. Lionheart was disqualified because of too much of English, he tweeted saying.. The reasons given for the #Oscars disqualification of LION HEART only exposes the degree of their ignorance of the World outside of theirs,and their discriminatory and contemptuous views about African history and our ways.
Genevieve Nnaji reacts to the disqualification of LionHeart
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Genevieve Nnaji reacts to the disqualification of LionHeart

The director of the movie, “LionHeart”, Genevieve Nnaji has now reacted to the disqualification of the movie from 2019 Oscar Academy awards. Reacting to this on twitter, she wrote; “Thank you so much. I am the director of Lionheart. This movie represents the way we speak as Nigerians. This includes English which acts as a bridge between the 500+ languages spoken in our country; thereby making us #OneNigeria. “It’s no different to how French connects communities in former French colonies. We did not choose who colonized us. As ever, this film and many like it, is proudly Nigerian.”
Lewis Hamilton turned down role in Top Gun sequel
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Lewis Hamilton turned down role in Top Gun sequel

Lewis Hamilton's busy Formula One schedule meant he had to turn down a role in the upcoming movie Top Gun: Maverick, but the five-time world champion says he still harbours Hollywood ambitions. Hamilton is no stranger to the movie industry and in recent years played cameo roles in the Cars franchise as well as Zoolander 2. The role in the Top Gun sequel promised to be bigger than his previous appearances, but he was forced to turn it down due to a lack of free time in his hectic schedule. "I was trying to get in Top Gun because I'm a massive fan of Top Gun, but I didn't have time to do any filming," he said in an interview with ESPN. "But I had an opportunity to do it and I couldn't do it." Since the start of 2018, Hamilton has explored a parallel career as a fashion designer with...
Actress Etornam Bedi Speaks On Alleged Sex Video
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Actress Etornam Bedi Speaks On Alleged Sex Video

Yolo actress whose lovemaking video went viral and was also on porn website has finally explained how it all happened. The actress identified as Etornam Bedi explained that it was a movie she shot last year which was uploaded on youtube. According to the 21-year-old actress, she never exposed her entire body but just her thighs. Etornam Bedi further explained that someone uploaded the video on a porn website just to tarnish her image. The actress also denied reports of acting such explicit movies and that there is no way she will involve her self in such an act. “The video was not porn. It’s a storyline, it’s a movie we shot and it was just my thighs that were showing. Someone took it from youtube and uploaded it on a porn site. I shot that video last year and it wasn’t p...
‘Enemy I Know’: Regina Daniel Slaps Her Mother In A Movie
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‘Enemy I Know’: Regina Daniel Slaps Her Mother In A Movie

In a multi million naira movie produced by Regina Daniels and her mother, Regina Daniels while acting as the boss in the movie 'Enemy i know' and her other Rita as the maid, Slaps her for mistakenly staining her cloth with hot tea.  Who else can't wait to watch this movie ? Watch the short clip below.   View this post on Instagram   Actors, una dey try Oo... @Regina.Daniels slapped her own mother in her new movie Oo. Ah! Omoooooooo A post shared by Tunde Ednut (@tundeednut) on Oct 5, 2019 at 6:24am PDT
Kim Kardashian’s Paris robbery to be made into movie
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Kim Kardashian’s Paris robbery to be made into movie

The dramatic Paris gems heist in which Kim Kardashian was tied up and robbed of jewellery worth some nine million euros is to be made into a movie. "Fashion Week" will be adapted from a 130-page graphic novel that cult French writer and director Joann Sfar has written but which has yet to be published, the producers said Thursday. The American reality television star was threatened with a gun, tied up and gagged in the bathroom of a luxury residence in the French capital where she was staying during fashion week in October 2016. Eleven people have since been charged in connection with the robbery, the biggest heist of one individual in France in two decades. Despite the wave of arrests of mostly well-known and ageing French career gangsters, only one piece of jewellery has been...
Naira Marley Features In “The Enemy I Know” Movie By Regina Daniels, Shares Movie Snippet
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Naira Marley Features In “The Enemy I Know” Movie By Regina Daniels, Shares Movie Snippet

Popular singer Naira Marley features in a coming soon movie titled 'The Enemy I know'.The movie was produced by Regina Daniels. The movie Snippet which features many celebrities like Bolanle Ninalowo, Hide Kosoko, Broshaggi,Ken Eric, Desmond Elliot and many others was shared by Naira Marley on his page recently. The movie will start shown on cinemas on October 11. “Billionaire Anthony Adewale dies under suspicious circumstance, every member of his family scramble for his wealth! Who is the enemy within? Let’s find out at the cinemas! Watch the movie snippet below   View this post on Instagram   Loud movie “the enemy I know” set to hit cinemas October 11. ?? Who can I watch it with? Mmn @rita.daniels06 @regina....
Genevieve Nnaji reacts to her movie Lion Heart receiving nomination for an Oscar award
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Genevieve Nnaji reacts to her movie Lion Heart receiving nomination for an Oscar award

Genevieve Nnaji's movie, Lion Heart keeps breaking boundaries. The movie has now been nominated for the 2020 Oscars in the category of Best International Film and this is the first ever entry for Nigeria. Reacting to this, Genevieve wrote: "The Nigerian Oscar Selection Committee has chosen @lionheartthemovie to represent Nigeria for the 2020 Academy Award for Best International Film! This is the first entry ever for Nigeria. It’s an honor to be a part of such a pivotal moment in the history of Nigerian cinema. A moment we know will be replicated as our stories continue to resonate with audiences around the world. On behalf of the entire LIONHEART team and TEN Productions, we are grateful for this recognition and proud to carry the torch. Thank you all for the love and support thus fa...
20-year-old Nigerian student of Towson University allegedly rapes a fellow student who came to watch a movie in his room
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20-year-old Nigerian student of Towson University allegedly rapes a fellow student who came to watch a movie in his room

Onyekackukwu Chukwuebuke Igwilo, a 20-year-old Towson University resident student, has been arrested and charged in connection with the alleged rape of another student. He was charged with first-degree rape, attempted first-degree rape, false imprisonment and first- and second-degree assault in Maryland, U.S. Officials said the victim was assaulted around 3:30 p.m. Sunday in the 400 block of Towson Way. The victim told police she had gone to her friend, Igwilo’s room to watch a movie. They were watching the movie when he touched her and climbed on top of her, the victim said. Officials said the victim said, "No," but he put his hands on her throat. When she told him again to stop, the suspect raped her and would not let her leave, officials said. Igwilo finally let her leave and she ...
Cossy Ojiakor’s sex with dog saga unraveled as movie producer speaks
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Cossy Ojiakor’s sex with dog saga unraveled as movie producer speaks

The producer of the movie “Itohan” in which Nollywood actress, Cossy Ojiakor was alleged to have had sex with a dog in one of the scenes has been found by Potpourri. Mr Lucky Ewah, the producer spoke to Potpourri on phone and explained what actually happened in the film shot in 2002. A video purportedly surfaced on YouTube showing Cossy Ojiakor in a sex scene with a dog after a defunct magazine, Enquirer owned by Tunde Moshood had made a mince meal of the scene in one of the publications of the magazine, alleging in plain words that actress, Cossy Ojiakor actually had sex with a dog with robust pictures to back it up. From 2002 till date, the producer of the movie “Itohan” has been incommunicado and nowhere to be seen until Potpourri tracked him down and had him speak on the role of ...
I thought acting porn would bring money and fame – Nigerian porn star Savage Trap Queen
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I thought acting porn would bring money and fame – Nigerian porn star Savage Trap Queen

Savage Trap Queen has revealed that she started off her porn movie career thinking it will bring her money and fame.   The Nigerian porn star had few months ago revealed that she made between N80,000-N100,000 from every porn movie she featured in. On why she took the decision to quit, Savage Trap Queen said it centered on being cheated and assaulted.    “I was cheated and assaulted as a porn star. I was disrespected, and I wasn’t even paid completely. I don’t think anyone should go into it. I decided to quit when I looked at my life and caution myself. I didn’t know what I was doing. When I was into porn, people assumed I was making a lot of money. However, porn companies make more money than porn stars; they only give them a token. I said to myself that wasn’t the kind...
Uche Jombo celebrates 20th anniversary of joining the movie industry
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Uche Jombo celebrates 20th anniversary of joining the movie industry

Uche Jombo took a walk back memory lane as she celebrated the 20th anniversary of joining the Nollywood movie industry. The veteran actress recalled making her Nollywood debut in 'Visa to hell' and working her way to the top, alongside becoming a scriptwriter. In her years as an entertainer, Uche Jombo featured in 200 movies as an actor, over 30 movies as a screenwriter, over 30 movies as an executive producer, and 6 movies as a director. She wrote; Today 20years ago I made my debut in a Nollywood film (visa to hell) What a journey its been...worked my way from playing lead in my first 2films to waka pass roles ,supporting roles, to no role, moving to writing the roles I wanted as a script writer, back to leading roles with (games men play which I co wrote with @ememisong ) to even...
Nollywood actress, Uche Ogbodo just shared this video with a huge python wrapped round her neck on set of a new movie.      Ogbodo is playing the role of Snake Girl in a movie wrote, “this my Python is not obeying me here, its not used to me yet. I’m on set guys, playing the Snake Girl AZUMMIRI in this wonderful one of a kind epic movie’.
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Nollywood actress, Uche Ogbodo just shared this video with a huge python wrapped round her neck on set of a new movie. Ogbodo is playing the role of Snake Girl in a movie wrote, “this my Python is not obeying me here, its not used to me yet. I’m on set guys, playing the Snake Girl AZUMMIRI in this wonderful one of a kind epic movie’.

Nollywood actress, Uche Ogbodo just shared this video with a huge python wrapped round her neck on set of a new movie.   Ogbodo is playing the role of Snake Girl in a movie wrote, “this my Python is not obeying me here, its not used to me yet. I’m on set guys, playing the Snake Girl AZUMMIRI in this wonderful one of a kind epic movie'.   View this post on Instagram   Actress #UcheOgbodo bravely wraps a live #Python round her neck on set.. A post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial) on Jul 25, 2019 at 9:14am PDT