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One of Nollywood’s Biggest Stars Has a Role in Marvel’s New Avengers Blockbuster

Funke Akindele 'Jenifa' is one of Nollywood's biggest stars (Photo: Guardian Ng)

When Marvel’s next Avengers movie is released this May, Nollywood fans will have an extra reason to get excited about the franchise blockbuster. Funke Akindele, one of the biggest stars in Nigeria’s Nollywood movie industry, has been listed among the full cast of the Avengers: Infinity War on IMDb, the movie database website owned by Amazon. Akindele is currently listed ...

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Popular Actor, ‘Aki’ Welcomes First Child After 6 Years of Marriage [Photo]

Chinedu Ikedieze, popularly known as Aki, welcomes his first child. The popular Nollywood actor has been married to his wife, Nneoma Nwaijah since 2011. The diminutive actor took to his Instagram page @chineduikedieze to make the announcement. Even though he did not disclose the sex of the child, he posted the photo. With a photo attachment of the baby, he ...

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Popular Nollywood Actress Ronke Odusanya Says What Men Call Her Breasts

Nollywood actress, Ronke Odusanya, popularly known as Flakky Ididowo has recalled how she was chased out of her father’s house for choosing acting as a career. She also noted that lack of trust is the reason most famous ladies find it difficult getting married. The producer, who once dated singer Pasuma, revealed that their relationship did not lead to marriage ...

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I Don’t Mess Around With Women- Majid Michel

Ghanaian actor Majid Michel’s experience on the set of his first epic movie, Ayamma, which was shot recently somewhere in Akwa Ibom State, has left a sweet-sour taste in his mouth. The actor, in an interview with our correspondent in Lagos, described the experience as very challenging. He said, “Leaving home to a very distant land to shoot a movie ...

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Nollywood Takes Centre Stage At Toronto International Film Festival

The city of Lagos will take center stage at the Toronto International Film Festival [TIFF] Thursday. The commercial capital of Nigeria has been chosen as part of the ‘City to City‘ programme. Each year a city is selected and filmmakers living and working there are showcased. Previous featured cities include; London, Mumbai and Seoul, this year eight Nigerian films will ...

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Real Reason I’m Looking Forward to Having Sex With Mikel Obi, Nollywood Actress Reveals

Nollywood queen of boobs, Cossy Orjiakor, has revealed she is looking forward to having sex with Chelsea midfielder, John Mikel Obi. She noted that her hidden love for the player cannot be over emphasized. The controversial actress told Encomium although she has not met Mikel, she is looking forward to meeting him on a good day. “My favourite Nigerian footballer ...

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I’ve Dated Six Beauty Queens, I’m Eyeing Seyi Shey Now- Nollywood Actor Reveals

Award-winning actor, Daniel Kanayo Daniel says his admiration for singer, Seyi Shay is not an undying love. The 30-year-old actor, who is also a model, in an interview with The Nation,  said he “would date Seyi Shay if opportunity arises ,who knows, it could be a business meeting, he quipped. ” In his response to his relationship to the former ...

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BREAKING: Talented Actress Bukky Ajayi Is Dead

Nollywood giant, Bukky Ajayi, is reported to have died at the age of 82. She’s well admired by many who love her extraordinary gifts as an actress Punch broke the news not long ago that “Veteran Nollywood actress, Bukky Ajayi, is dead. A source told The Punch that she died an hour ago but refused to give details.” Recall that she ...

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Why Nollywood is Crucial to the Growth of Nigeria’s Economy

Nigeria’s finance minister, Kemi Adeosun, has reiterated the importance of Nollywood in building the economy of the country.  According to The Nation, the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, on Friday said the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood is very important to the nation’s economy. Speaking at a film industry stakeholders’ workshop aimed at restructuring and reinvigorating Project ACT ...

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