Netflix greenlights its very first Nigerian series.

In just days after the arrival of Netflix in Nigeria – Netflix Naija, we have the very first Nigerian Netflix Original in the works. Exciting times ahead for the creative industry and the Nigerian entertainment industry. The untitled six part series will be co-directed by Akin Omotosho, C.J. Obasi and Daniel Oriahi, produced by Kemi […]

Colour Purge’s ‘Peculiar Mess’ Shows Art In A Less ‘Sadder Note’

Reviewed by Twitter User, Ejiroghenetegha, Perculia Mess, shows just how exciting art can be especially for the people who are not entirely in the space. Recounting from the event, Ejiroghenetegha shared his firsthand experience at the colour purge’s second installment of ‘peculiar mess.’ Color Purge 0.2 is a creative art session with seasoned artists who […]

A Couple of Things #019: Questioning

Letter #019: QuestioningHello Jide,How are you doing today! This week’s newsletter is late because every time I tried to write something I ended up at the health scare I had last weekend. But my head is clearer now and I can write about something else. I’ve spent the past few weeks watching lots of Netflix. […]

Here’s What We Know About The Upcoming TV Series ‘Americanah’

The Lupita Nyong’o championed adaptation of Nigeria’s Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Americanah is finally so close upon us. Recall in 2014, the star actress shared on Instagram that she’d acquired the rights to adapt the acclaimed novel to screen. While earlier, it was hinted that it would be adapted into a movie which will star David Oyelowo alongside […]

Nigerian Indie Film ‘Eyinimofe’ To Premiere At Berlin International Film Festival

Eyimofe (Yoruba for ‘This Is My Desire’) is a story of two Lagosians desperate for a better life in Europe. It has been described as an alternate migrant tale because it offers a new perspective, one that focuses on the people caught in raids and rescued from the sea. Directed by twin brothers Arie and Chuko Esiri, the movie […]

Yvonne Orji’s First Comedy Special, “Lagos to Laurel” Is Headed to HBO

Nigerian-American actress Yvonee Orji is bringing her comedic chops center stage with the premiere of her first-ever comedy special on HBO. The comedian and Insecure star who is currently embarking on her “Lagos to Laurel” comedy tour, will shoot the hour-long special in front of a live audience at Howard University this month. It looks like Orji’s Nigerian […]

Listen to the 3rd Episode of ‘What The Fudge!’ here

What the Fudge Podcast was started by two best friends who were just laying in bed and talking about having a platform to air their opinions on different things happening around the world. In this podcast, Eneli and Oretha talk about rampant social issues, and also talk about topics such as keeping things sexy in […]

See the First Poster for Namaste Wahala starring Nollywood’s Ini Dima-Okojie

If you have ever wondered what a Bollywood and Nollywood production would look like. Bollywood filmmaker, Hamisha Daryani Ahuja has released the first poster for her upcoming film ‘Namaste Wahala’. Coming to cinemas April 2020 The romantic comedy, produced by Bollywood filmmaker, Hamisha Daryani Ahuja stars Nollywood’s Ini Dima-Okojie , Richard Mofe Damijo, Osas Ighodalo, […]

Nigeria’s Legal Drama ‘Castle & Castle’ Is Coming To Netflix

Netflix’s interest in Nigerian content has moved from just movies to TV series. The streaming giant has so far acquired Obi Emelonye’s Crazy, Lovely, Cool and Ebony life Film’s Sons of Caliphate, and joining that list is Africa’s first legal series, Castle & Castle. The drama, directed by Tope Oshin, Niyi Akinmolayan, and Kenneth Gyang, follows a happy couple, […]