Disney to Give Africa Its Own Fairytale “Sade” with Nigerian Producer

Renowned production studio, Disney, is currently developing an African fairy tale movie “Sade’’ with Nigerian-American producer and director, Rick Famuyiwa. Sade, according to news from Disney over the weekend, will be centered on an African princess after the fashion of the commercially successful “Black Panther’’. The movie was pitched by Nigerian writer, Ola Shokunbi and […]

Nollywood Movie “Seven and a Half Dates” Set for Cinemas

A star-studded romantic film, “Seven and a Half Dates” is set to hit cinemas across Nigeria on August 3, its producers have said. The movie, produced by Bigsam Media Production, features top Nollywood stars Mercy Johnson, Sola Sobowale, Toyin Aimakun and Baray Ncnwizu. Others cast in the acclaimed smash hit include Frank Donga, Ali Nuhu, […]

Bob Marley Movie Underway in Hollywood

A film biopic of late legendary reggae singer, Bob Marley, is being developed by his eldest son Ziggy Marley and Paramount Pictures, Hollywood. The movie, as confirmed by the film studios on Thursday, will focus on the life story of the global music icon; although actors have not been confirmed. Marley’s life story has been […]

Kemi Adetiba Releases Teaser for Star-studded Nollywood Romantic Film ”King of Boys”

A star-studded Nollywood romantic film ”King of Boys” casting Zack Orji, Adesua Etomi, Omoni Oboli and other stars, is about to hit screens across Nigeria. The producer Kemi Adetiba, a veteran Nigerian music video director and filmmaker, released the teaser for the film on Wednesday with no official premiere dates. Adetiba, who made her first […]

Documentary on Life and Times of Whitney Houston Gets Release Date

“Whitney Houston,’’ a film documentary on the life and career of late music legend, Whitney Houston is set to hit theaters in the United States on July 6. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the documentary is to be released by Roadside Attractions in collaboration with Miramax. The documentary, produced by Lightbox and Lisa Erspamer Entertainment, […]

Violence Against Women: Award-Winning UK Movie on Witch-Hunts To Curb Attacks – Human Rights Group

An award-winning British film about witch-hunts in Zambia could play an important role in curbing violence against women if translated into local languages and distributed widely, according to human rights campaigners. The film “I Am Not A Witch”, tells the story of an eight-year-old Zambian girl accused of being a witch. It was named the […]

Pearl Harbor Attack, Separating Facts From Fiction

Pearl Harbor a 2001 American romantic period World War II drama movie was an eye-catching film for many young people around the world. The film was a major box office success, earning $59 million in its opening weekend and, in the end, nearly $450 million worldwide. Many who don’t really have a flair for history […]

How Mark Wahlberg Became World’s Highest Paid Actor For 2017

American actor Mark Wahlberg has been named the world’s highest paid actor for 2017, with an estimated earning of 68 million dollars before taxes over a year. Wahlberg, now 46 years of age, topped the list of 10 highest-paid actors released by Forbes Magazine on Tuesday. He toppled Dwayne Johnson “The Rock” at the ranking […]

Veteran James Bond Actor Roger Moore Dies

Veteran James Bond and English actor, Roger Moore is dead. His family announced his death, after a battle with cancer, on 23 May 2017. He played the British secret agent James Bond (being the third actor to do so, after Sean Connery and George Lazenby) in seven feature films between 1973 and 1985. He is […]

Oscars 2017: The Winners And Losers At The 89th Academy Awards

The 2017 Oscars (89th Academy Awards) witnessed memorable moments and awkward moments that saw the biggest award of the night, Best Picture, handed to the wrong movie and enjoyed the honour briefly before it was realized it was a mistake. The 89th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences […]