Netflix releases “Swallow” trailer

Netflix has released the trailer for Swallow the film adaptation of Sefi Atta’s book directed by Kunle Afolayan,  Set in 1980s Lagos, Swallow sees Afolayan continue his cinematic exploration of bygone eras. The riveting drama-thriller weaves a compelling tale around…

Sanwo-Olu funds youth creativity and entertainment development with N1b

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has initiated an intervention project that will jump-start the transformation of the Entertainment and Tourism sector. The governor recently inaugurated the Committee on Film Production Empowerment at the State House, Marina to fund youth…

FirstBank’s Ibukun Awosika makes movie debut in Kunle Afolayan’s “Citation”

Mrs Ibukun Awosika, Chairman, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has made her debut in a movie produced by award-winning, and proudly Nigerian movie producer, Kunle Afolayan. The movie, Citation, is created to correct one of the greatest ills – rape and sexual…

Otedola visits set of ‘Citation’ movie

Nigerian billionaire Mr Femi Otedola has paid a surprise visit to the cast and crew of ‘Citation’, a new movie by award-winning filmmaker Kunle Afolayan. Otedola who was at the Obafemi Awolowo University campus, Ile-Ife, Osun state where the movie…

Gabriel Afolayan to star in his first Kunle Afolayan movie, ‘Citation’

Gabriel Afolayan has said that contrary to popular belief he has been working with his elder brother filmmaker, Kunle Afolayan, all along. “There is no film Kunle shoots that he doesn’t give me the script to go through. So, it’s…

Netflix acquires Kunle Afolayan’s ‘Mokalik’, Others(Punch)

Netflix, the America streaming giant, has acquired award-winning director and producer Kunle Afolayan’s new movie ‘Mokalik.’ Afolayan disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday on the sideline of the French-Nigerian Cinema Days holding from…

Kunle Afolayan’s Mokalik could have been a roaring success…Dami Ajayi

Kunle Afolayan is a progressive auteur and tastemaker in the Nigerian film industry. With a decent catalogue of films to his name, the child actor and son of film doyen Ade Love, has come a long way since playing Aresejabata…

Iké Udé holds Nollywood Portraits exhibition in Lagos

Nigerian-born, New York-based photographer, Iké Udé, will hold the exhibition titled, Nollywood Portraits: A Radical Beauty at Alliance Française, located at Mike Adenuga Centre, 9 Osborne Road, Ikoyi. A statement by the African Artists’ Foundation said the exhibition will open…

Canon Hosts Private Press Screening of Kunle Afolayan’s ‘MOKALIK’

Guests reacted with giggles, laughter and outright applause, during the private press screening of Kunle Afolayan’s anticipated movie, ‘Mokalik’ (Mechanic), which held on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at the Filmhouse theatre, Twin-Waters, Victoria Island, Lagos. Shot on Canon EOS C300…

Kunle Afolayan, Golden Effects Pictures, KAP release trailer, posters for ‘Mokalik’

Kunle Afolayan has got a potpourri of events lined up for his latest movie, Mokalik (Mechanic), starting with the release of its trailers and posters on February 1, 2019. The much anticipated movie by the celebrated Nigerian filmmaker, stars award-winning…

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