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 Lala Akindoju and will feature Lead actor Ade Laoye and other Nollywood stars like Kate Henshaw, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Joke Silva. The series is set in Nigeria and shot in Lagos.
The series tells the story of Kemi, a goddess reincarnated as a human to avenge her sister’s death. But first, she must learn how to use and harness her superpowers to defeat her enemies and save her family from destruction.