MEET NOLLYWOOD’S TOP TEN RITUALISTS

Following the other lists on Early Nollywood, this weekend, I’m compiling a list for the top ritualists in Nollywood. This list solely concerns some of the best Blood money partakers, Nollywood has ever seen, bear in mind, we aren’t just talking about people who did juju, but those who did juju with the aim of making money. So, the likes of Patience Ozokwor and Chiwetalu Agu, whose sole purpose of using jazz was to kill, maim and destroy, rather than elevate their own financial status, will not be included in…

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POLITICAL THRILLER, THE 4TH REPUBLIC SET TO HIT THE CINEMAS IN APRIL

Kate Henshaw on set of the 4th Republic ‘4th Republic’, an intriguing political thriller, featuring ace Nollywood stars, is set to hit Nigeria cinemas on April 19. The film, written by Emil B.Garuba and Zainab Omaki, is directed by award-winning director and writer Ishaya Bako, with Griot Studios Ltd and Amateur Heads Productions as co-producers. It features top Nollywood stars Kate Henshaw, Bimbo Manuel, Sani Muazu, Enyinna Nwigwe, Linda Ejiofor and Yakubu Mohammed, among others. The plot of ‘4th Republic’ tells the story of Mabel King (Kate Henshaw) as she…

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VETERAN ACTOR, SADIQ DABA IS SERIOUSLLY ILL

SADIQ DABA (Bitrus of cockcrow at dawn fame) is seriously sick from information reaching us. The veteran actor needs our prayers urgently This is coming few days after another famous actor in that series Uncle Gaga died too..Please let’s continue to pray for divine healing for him. More @ http://www.praizeblog.com/2017/09/sadiq-daba-bitrus-of-cockcrow-at-dawn.html?m=0

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I CANT QUIT ACTING FOR 30BIL – TOPE TEDELA

By Ikenna Obioha   Nollywood actor, Tope Tedela is fast becoming a household name with his acting skills.Debuting in 2006, his decade-long acting  has garnered him critical acclaim, with multiple industry awards like the AMVCA and AMAA to his credit. In this chat, the Ekiti State indigene and University of Lagos Mass Communication graduate talks about his current projects, work ethics and the state of Nollywood. Do you like your job as an actor? I love my work as an actor, but I have come to learn that loving it…

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HOW BUHARI’S ABSENCE AFFECTS NOLLYWOOD BY MOVIE DIRECTOR

How Buhari’s Absence is affecting Nollywood negatively-Nollywood Director Emmanuel Aja Samuel Nollywood film Editor/Director, Emmanuel Aja Samuel has decried the absence of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari in the country and the negative impact it is having on the movie industry. The graduate of Computer Science from the National Open University of Nigeria who started filmmaking in  2004 as an actor before later veering into film editing and directing in 2006, in an interview opined that one of the ways Buhari’s absence is affecting Nollywood is through the area of grants…

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A WHITE WOMAN ONCE CALLED ME A DOG- VETERAN ACTOR, OLU JACOB REVEALS

Veteran Nollywood actor, Olu Jacobs, has revealed that he was once addressed as a dog by a white woman while London. The 75-year-old thespian attended the prestigious Royal Academy of the Arts in London and featured in a lot of British theatre and film productions till he returned to Nigeria many years later. Jacobs told Punch that he was a victim of racism in many occasions in the UK.. He said, “I was a victim of racism all the time. You felt it in the way the people looked at…

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THERE IS NOTHING WRONG WITH ME’ – ACTRESS ENIOLA BADMUS

– dismisses the speculations making round that she battling an ailment. Nollywood actress, Eniola Badmus, says she is hale and hearty and perfectly fine. The actress was responding to the news of her being in the hospital for an ailment after she posted ‘Health is Wealth’ on her Instagram page while in the hospital. Recall that this sparked negative speculations from some of her followers. Badmus’ however, dismissed the speculations, saying she wished her haters what they wished her. Eniola Badmus, in an interview with Punch, revealed she was only diagnosed with a minor…

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THE RECENT BASTERDIZATION OF THE #NOTTOOYOUNGTORUN CAMPAIGN BY ENTERTAINERS IS SAD – SHAKAR EL

The past week witnessed an unexpected number of Nigerian entertainers declaring their intention to run for political office.   This comes after the Nigerian senate passed the #NotTooYoungToRun Bill and many pundits simply feels most of these entertainers are taking it for granted. Singer, Shakar El shared his candid thoughts below.   I wanted to write about the recent bastardization of The Not too young to Run Campaign by my fellow entertainers but I never chop yet so no energy. Leadership is a serious matter and we must not joke with it.…

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