If Nollywood hasn’t told you that your mother-in-law will be wicked to you, then you haven’t seen enough Nollywood films. Today, we will be dissecting one of the overused Nollywood tropes out there, the wicked mother/step-mother.
Nollywood Tropes We Are Done With: The Wicked Mother
If there is one thing we are certain about a Nollywood film set in the village, there will be a ritualist. His job is to either help a man get rich or help a woman get the man of her dreams. Below are some other common tropes found in Nollywood ritualists.
You see one Nollywood bad boy in a film and you’ve seen them all. They all seem to follow the same format, talk the same, and even have the same goals. Here are some popular tropes used to portray Nollywood bad boys.
Mavin Records star and Headies’ Next Rated artist, Divine Ikubor popularly known as Rema is sure having the best time of his career.
The ‘Dumebi’ crooner has secured another top spot as he’s been named Apple Music Up Next artist.
Rema Bags Apple Music Up Next Artist, And We’re Loving It
Netflix and Mo Abudu, an acclaimed Nigerian media producer and influencer, have entered into a groundbreaking multi-title partnership that will continue growing the company’s investment in Nigerian content.
Netflix Is Coming For Nigeria With Fresh Partnership With Mo Abudu And We Are Excited About It
Twitter users are sharing their vogue covers based off a TikTok challenge that surfaced online a few months ago. The #voguechallenge is basically creating a magazine cover of you or your work with the Vogue logo. We absolutely love it and here are some our favourites.
Although they are mostly behind the cameras, movie directors play an irreplaceable role in films. Directors such as Tunde Kelani, Kemi Adetiba Niyi Akinmolyan have made quite a name for themselves. However, there are some young movie directors whose names you should also know.
4 Young Movie Directors In Nigeria Breaking Bounds
In Nigeria, we have also brought some books to the screen such as Half of a Yellow Sun, Dazzling Mirage, Things Fall Apart as well as upcoming projects such as Americannah, Children of Blood and Bone, and The Lion and The Jewel.
Can We Make A Film-Adaptation Of These Nigerian Novels?