Friday April 18th, 2014
Friday April 18th, 2014
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At last, Mercy Johnson unbanned!

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Nollywood star-actress, Mercy Johnson-Okojie who was banned last year by the movie marketers has resumed work again. The embattled actress resumed work during the week after resolving her differences with the marketers cum producers.

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Liz Anjorin’s revelation: ‘I ceased to be a Christian 18 yrs ago’

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Popular Yoruba actress, Liz Anjorin who converted to Islam last year after embarking on pilgrimage to Mecca has made a stunning revelation, saying that she ceased to be a Christian about eighteen years ago.

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A night of stars at AMVCA!

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It was a night of glamour, glitz and parade of stars. For those who were privileged to attend this year’s edition of the prestigious AfricaMagic Viewers Choice Award, AMVCA, which held last Saturday at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, the spectacular presentation of the best of African actors and actresses interspersed with pulsating music performances from alternative soul singer Bez, popular highlife sensation, Flavour, Davido, Cobhams and Waje will linger in their minds for a long time.

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Chidi Chikere set to move on

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Popular Nollywood director, Tchidi Chikere is not a happy man at the moment. The director whose marriage to actress Sophia crashed few years ago has been telling whoever cares to listen that he is not happy with his present status as a single father

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Omoni Oboli is the Best actress in Nollywood —Movie director

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Omoni Oboli has been adjudged the best actress in Nollywood ahead of other fellow A-list actresses including Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Genevieve Nnaji, Funke Akindele among others. Desmond Ovbiagele, producer and director of the new film, ‘Render to Caesar’ and celebrated movie editor, Steve Shodiya handed down this verdict during a sneak preview of the film last Tuesday, in Lagos,saying Omoni Oboli stands out among equals.

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Jewel of Africa TV reality show, a platform for Africa’s best – Senator

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A new TV experience for this Soweto resident!

Sen. Grace Bent, member, Governing Council, Jewel of Africa, has said that the Africa TV reality show will showcase Africa’s best cultural, social and ethical values.

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Desmond Elliot, Funke Akindele, others shine @ 2014 AMVCA

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The second edition of the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) held on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at the convention centre of Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos with Osita Iheme (Paw Paw) winning the Best Actor in a Comedy, Desmond Elliot (Best Supporting Actor in a Drama) and Funke Akindele as Best Actress in a Comedy.

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I’m not bothered by rumuours surrounding my crashed marriage—Mbong Amata

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Mbong Amata, ex-wife of popular Nollywood director, Jeta Amata was in the country recently for the shoot cum premiere of Emem Isong’s latest movie, Apaye: A Mother’s Love.

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Harvest of awards …as Lupita Nyong’ O makes MTV movie awards list!

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MTV has announced the nominees for the “2014 MTV Movie Awards,” setting the stage for an epic showdown between critically-acclaimed films, The Wolf of Wall Street and American Hustle, comedic hits, We’re the Millers and This Is The End, blockbuster franchises, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire and The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and more.

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Beware of fraudsters on facebook, Afrocandy warns fans

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US-based Nigerian porn-star, Judith Opara Mazagwu, popularly known as Afrocandy is currently battling to save her fans from being duped by fraudsters who opened an account in her name on facebook.

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I cry at weddings

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I have always been someone with acting abilities for as long as I could remember. From being a member of the drama club in my primary school to being a member of the drama department in church and finally the big screen.

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Nse, Nkiru Sylvanus and Ivie Okujaiye battle for AMVCA award tonight!

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One of Nollywood’s most anticipated awards in recent times, the AfricaMagic Viewers Choice Awards, AMVCA, is billed to hold this evening at the Expo Hall, Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.

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Island Babes: Another Nollywood’s soft-smut movie ?

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Few years after controversial actress, Tonto Dikeh shocked her fans when she starred in “Dirty Secret”, a soft-porn movie, lovers of Nigerian movies are about to feast their eyes on yet-another soft-smut movie titled, Island Babes.

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I’m demanding N2bn from my landlord— Emeka Ike

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Nollywood actor, Emeka Ike who is currently in court with his landlord following his alleged inability to pay an accumulated three years rent of N8.5 million, for his Magodo, GRA twin-duplex in Lagos, is still spitting fire, saying that he’s demanding a huge sum of N2 billion as compensation from his landlord.

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IBINABO speaks on her new appointment

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The newly appointed member of the board of National Council for Arts and Culture,NCAC, and incumbent President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria,AGN, Ibinabo Fiberesima has expressed her desire to use her new position to effect positive change in the industry.

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Mercy Johnson’s ban: Movie marketers break silence

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The last may not have been heard in respect of the controversy surrounding the alleged ban of the star actress, Mercy Johnson last year by the movie marketers.

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Liz Benson returns

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Nollywood actress, Liz Benson who ruled the silver screen in the early 90s and disappeared into the thin air when the ovation was very loud has resurfaced again. The talented screen diva recently featured in Stephanie Okereke-Linus’ new flick, ‘Dry’.

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Nollywood actors rocking beards: Are they better with or without facial hair?

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There’s something about man face fuzz that just lights up the world and makes everything seem all right. Beards can be epic for several reasons. Whether it has great length or girth or the actor simply has a great face to wear one on, beards can transform boys into men and actors into stars. With a great beard, comes great responsibility. HVP takes a crucial look at some bearded Nollywood actors who have sported the look for more than 10 years.

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Igbinedion endorses ‘Invasion 1897’

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GOtv Nigeria has created an entertaining TV show from its GOcarry Am promo. A sneak preview of the show revealed GOtv subscribers hurriedly stacking their shopping carts with bags of rice, cartons of noodles, and other groceries within the 2-minute time frame allocated to each shopper.

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Movie trailer: Flower Girl @ 1

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Rarely is a film released in modern day Nigerian cinema that continues to make the headlines and gains international recognition without being available on other exhibition platforms. Such is the story of Flower Girl, the critically acclaimed, multi-nominated and award winning romantic comedy Directed and Produced by Michelle Bello.

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Nollywood damsels’ “Most romantic Valentine’s Day experience ever”

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St. Valentine’s Day which is celebrated worldwide today, February 14th of every year, means different things to different people. For some, it is a day to rekindle the flame of love, by Indulging in all sorts of amoral acts while to some it is a somewhat solemn day reserved for doing extraordinary act of good, either by caring and sharing with the less fortunate people.

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My smile alone can make you fall – Chita Agwu

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Nollywood beau, Chita Agwu, who started acting in 2009 has worked her way up to the top of the ladder with more than 40 movies to her credit. Despite having a jollyride with her career, things have not always been all rosy for Chita. She recently had an accident with her car, lost her mum but as they say, tough times never last, tough people do. Here, she speaks on a variety of issues, including the kind of man that can rock her world.

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Nollywood Tangos: Iyabo Ojo Vs Laide Bakare

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Nollywood Yoruba actresses, Iyabo Ojo and Laide Bakare are both popular stars who have years of experience behind them as successful actresses. Their successes have taken them from the terrain of acting to that of producing, which anyone does really in the Yoruba sector of the movie industry.

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Zulu-Okafor tasks movie producers on quality

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DVDs for sale are pictured in a store on September 24, 2013 in Accra. The new film by Ghanaian-Nigerian director Pascal Amanfo "Boko Haram" has been banned by censors in Ghana and shunned by cinema owners in Nigeria. AFP PHOTO

The President of the Association of Movie Producers, Zik Zulu-Okafor, on Friday urged movie producers to improve on the quality of their productions.

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The tale of Nollywood’s second wives

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Nollywood isn’t exactly a haven populated by married women even though most of the women are the most beautiful that can be found anywhere in the country. Most of the women are either single or divorced and plenty more still searching.

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Mbong Amata tangoes with Majid Michel in new movie

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Jeta Amata’s former wife Mbong Amata has landed her first acting role after splitting from her husband in 2013. Mbong will be playing the lead role alongside Ghanaian star Majid Michel in a flick titled ‘Darima’s Dilemm

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Act nude? Never say never again – Elsie Eluwa

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Having been discouraged by her friends that she would have to get roles with her body, beautiful Elsie Eluwa against their advice decided to try and today she is among the emerging actresses serenading television screens.

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Trailer Review: Udoka Oyeka’s Living Funeral

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I hope you have been enjoying your weekly dose of trailer reviews and hopefully, that has made you more interested in watching Nollywood movies. From the look of things, 2014 is going to be a good year for the industry. Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) will be celebrating its 10th anniversary in April while the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) will be back for its second edition in March. I can’t wait! Our trailer for today is Udoka Oyeka’s Living Funeral which he co-produced with Orode Ryan-Okpu whose Pink Pearl Foundation has been quite active in the past few years in raising awareness of breast cancer.

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Saka is bereaved!

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Comic actor and MTN brand am-bassador, Hafiz Oyetoro, popularly known as Saka is currently in a deep sorrow. He lost his father Pa Dauda Oyetoro to the cold of hands of death last Saturday.

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Mercy Johnson, hubby plan big for daughter

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Award winning Nollywood screen goddess, Mercy Johnson and her hubby, Odianosen Okoji have put plans in motion to throw a big birthday bash for their daughter, Purity.

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Genevieve lands Etisalat endorsement deal

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Star Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji during the week signed a multi-million Naira deal with telecoms giant, Etisalat.

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Detained Nollywood actor threatens to drag SARS, partner to court

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Fast rising Nollywood actor cum producer, Lawrence Onuzulike who allegedly was assaulted last Friday by men from Special Anti- Robbery Squad,SARS while on the set of his new movie entitled, Bloomsberry Hotel, has threatened to institute a legal action against the team.

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