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Nigerian-British Actress Bukky Bakray Wins Rising Star Award at the 2021 BAFTAs

The 74th annual British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) ceremony took place over the weekend to honour the best of the best in feature performances, editing, directing, and other categories. Nominees were selected virtually, of course, via live streaming from the Royal Albert Hall. Nigerian-British actress Bukky Bakray secured the win for the Rising Star Award, beating […]

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Uche Agada, Yetide Badaki to star in Giannis Antetokounmpo Inspired Disney Film “Greek Freak”

The Walt Disney Studios is producing a live-action film incited by NBA star, Giannis Antetokounmpo’s life and family, for streamer Disney+. The movie is titled “Greek Freak” a nickname he earned for his mind-blowing basketball skills. According to Variety, the film has announced three of its leads to include Uche Agada who will star as […]

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Here’s How to Apply for the Next Cohort at EbonyLife Creative Academy | P.S: It’s FREE

EbonyLife Studios recently launched the EbonyLife Creative Academy (ELCA) which provides free short courses and programs in eight fields of study for professionals and newcomers in the filmmaking industry. The eight short courses available at ELCA are: Art Direction: This course is about production design principles. Production designers are typically responsible for set design, managing the art department, props, camera angles, […]

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Barack Obama Reflects on His Life, “A Promised Land” & Why He Will Always be Thankful for Michelle

In a new interview with “theSkimm,” former President Barack Obama attempts to summarize his bestselling memoir “A Promised Land” in under two minutes, as well as his path to becoming president and why he is eternally grateful to be married to Michelle Obama. He spoke about how much it meant to him that Michelle understood […]

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#BNWeekInReview: A Recap of the Must Read Stories on BellaNaija This Week

Hey BellaNaijarians! It’s another weekend and we’re so happy to share the scoop with you this week. In the middle of the constant hustle and bustle, you might have overlooked a thing or two and wonder how to keep up with all that’s happened. On www.bellanaija.com, there’s always an interesting scoop, gorgeous birthday pictures, vlogs, an […]

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FJ finds himself in a Dangerous Situation in Episode 5 (Getaway Car) of Ndani TV’s “Ratings”

Episode 5 of Ndani TV’s web series “Ratings” is here and this one is tagged ‘Getaway Car’. In this hilarious episode of “Ratings​”, FJ finds himself in a precarious situation when he unwittingly picks up a trio who seem to be up to no good. The web series which follows the hilarious adventures of a […]

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Catch the 2nd Part of Biodun Stephen’s “Sugar Chops” starring Bisola Aiyeola & Ariyike Olowolagba

The second part of Biodun Stephen‘s comedy series “Sugar Chops” is here. “Sugar Chops” follows the story of 16-year-old Titi aka Chops and her mum, Ms B, as they take us on a hilarious journey of mischief, friendship and romance. In this part, Titi not only attends a party without Ms B’s permission, but she […]

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#BNMovieFeature: Watch “Khartoum Offside” a Sports Documentary spotlighting Young Sudanese Women Defying the Odds

Hey BNers! After showcasing more than 150 films in our weekly #BNMovieFeature section, this month of March, the much-loved column that we launched in 2017 is coming to an end. As you already know, in this segment we feature Nigerian full-length films for our film-loving BNers. From throwback movies, new movies, Yoruba movies, Igbo movies, […]

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Things are Getting Heated Up in Episode 3 of “Bad Gang”

Episode three of B’Concept Network’s web series “Bad Gang” is here and things are beginning to get heated between these restless students. “Bad Gang” follows the antics of five university undergraduates. It was directed and produced by Victor Opkala. The series features Shawn Faqua, Uche Nwaefuna, Deborah Anugwa, Becky Eloho, James Smart, Francis Onwuchie, Susan Pwajok, Stephen Damian and […]

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Tade & Dami finally Make Things Right in Episode 11 of The Naked Convos’ “Little Black Book”

The Naked Convos is back with episode 11 of “Little Black Book”. This week’s episode starts off with Leo getting his affairs in order. He finally admits the company may be headed for bankruptcy and although he tries to keep his cool it’s clear he’s not faring well without his beloved Tade. Leo also finds […]

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Mildred Okwo’s Film “La Femme Anjola” is Almost Here! See Highlights from the Premiere

On Sunday 14, March “La Femme Anjola” the latest collaboration between director Mildred Okwo and Nollywood star Rita Dominic premiered at the Ebony Life place in Lagos at a glitzy covid restrictions compliant event. Invited guests consisting of showbiz types, media operatives, political heavyweights and captains of industry including Mo Abudu CEO of EbonyLife, Kate Henshaw, […]

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Must Watch Trailer: Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Sola Sobowale in Moses Inwang’s Upcoming Movie “Lockdown”

A lockdown is coming and it’s nothing like you’ve ever experienced before! Filmmaker Moses Inwang has dropped the official trailer for his forthcoming movie “Lockdown” and it’s s so captivating. Directed by Moses Inwang, “Lockdown” stars Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Sola Sobowale, Emem Inwang, Chioma Akpotha, Tony Umez, Deyemi Okanlawon, Ini Dima-Okojie, Jide Kene Achifusi (Swanky JKA), […]

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“We’re Happy We Made It to 20 Seasons” – Kim Kardashian on Ending “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”

It’s the end of an era with the 20th and final season of E!’s reality TV show “Keeping Up With the Kardashians,” where Kim Kardashian stars alongside her sisters Kourtney Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian, Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner as well as their mom Kris Jenner. In this video, Vogue spends time at home with Kim […]

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“We’re Happy We Made It to 20 Seasons” – Kim Kardashian on Ending “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”

It’s the end of an era with the 20th and final season of E!’s reality TV show “Keeping Up With the Kardashians,” where Kim Kardashian stars alongside her sisters Kourtney Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian, Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner as well as their mom Kris Jenner. In this video, Vogue spends time at home with Kim […]

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Go Behind-the-Scenes of Kayode Kasum’s Coming Movie “Dwindle” Starring Jidekene Achufusi & Broda Shaggi

FilmOne Entertainment is set to hit your screens with another dose of magic titled “Dwindle” The movie is directed by Kayode Kasum and Dare E. Olaitan and produced by FilmOne Entertainment. Funke Akindele-Bello, Bisola Aiyeola, Jidekene Achufusi (Swanky JKA), Gregory Ojefua, Broda Shaggi, Adedimeji Lateef, Taymesan, Uzor Arukwe, Timini Egbuson, Efa Iwara, Steve Chuks and […]

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BTS Shots + Meet the Cast of Biodun Stephen’s Forthcoming Movie “Breaded Life” | You Can Also Watch the Teasers

Shutterspeed Projects in conjunction with David Wade presents a new film, “Breaded Life” coming to cinemas across Nigeria on the 14th of April. The movie is written and directed by Biodun Stephen who says to mark your calendar for this ‘sweet’ film. The hilarious teaser follows the adventures of a haughty son from a wealthy home […]

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Zendaya & John David Washington talk “Malcolm & Marie” as they Cover W Magazine’s Latest Issue

W Magazine has released its latest issue and on the cover are the “Malcolm & Marie” stars Zendaya and John David Washington in a photo fantasy inspired by Slim Aarons’s photos of socialite C.Z. Guest, as they upset the popular narrative of white society by depicting a “Black couple living a similarly extravagant lifestyle”. Read […]

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And 2021 Oscars Nominees Are… Viola Davis, Chadwick Boseman & “The Midnight Sky” | See Full List

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the 2021 Oscar nominees on Monday. The nominees were revealed in two parts this morning, with Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Nick Jonas helping to kick things off. 2020 David Fincher‘s American biographical thriller film “Mank” leads with 10 nominations in the Best Picture, Best Director and […]

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Fejiro Finally Opens Up about Lamar in the Season Finale of Diane Russet’s web series “Ricordi”

The last episode of Diane Russet‘s web series “Ricordi” has premiered on YouTube. In this episode, Fejiro finally opens up to Soye about her past while Lamar. “Ricordi” is directed by Michael ‘AMA Psalmist’ Akinrogunde, produced by Diane Russet and Abdul Tijani Ahmed. Starring Diane Russet, Daniel Etim-Effiong, Teniola Aladese, Eso Dike, Abdul TJ, Debby Felix, Rita Edwards and Daniel Abua, the upcoming […]

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Follow the Antics of 5 University Students in New Web Series “Bad Gang” | Catch the First Episode

B’Concept Network presents a new web series tagged “Bad Gang” and it follows the antics of five university undergraduates. The series features Shawn Faqua, Uche Nwaefuna, Deborah Anugwa, Becky Eloho, James Smart, Francis Onwuchie, Susan Pwajok, Stephen Damian and many others. “Bad Gang” was directed and produced by Victor Opkala. Watch the first episode below: […]

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First Photos: Rita Dominic, Nonso Bassey, Joke Silva at the Premiere of Mildred Okwo’s film “La Femme Anjola”

Mildred Okwo‘s highly anticipated movie “La Femme Anjola” has finally premiered. The event which took place on the 14th of March was attended by many superstars including the movie’s cast Rita Dominic, Nonso Bassey, Femi Jacobs, Ken Erics as well as other celebrities like Mo Abudu, Joke Silva, Kate Henshaw, Shawn Faqau, Enyinna Nwigwe, Kiki […]

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Follow the Story of Biola & Titi in “Sugar Chops” starring Bisola Aiyeola & Ariyike Olowolagba

Follow the story of 16-year-old Titi aka Chops and her mum, Ms B, as they take us on a hilarious journey of mischief, friendship and romance in the comedy series “Sugar Chops” created by Biodun Stephen. The series stars Bisola Aiyeola, Ariyike Olowolagba, Micheal Afolarin, Ayuba Adebayo, Timi Richards and a handful of special appearances […]

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#BNMovieFeature International Women’s Month Special: Watch this Documentary “Mama Colonel”

Hey BNers! After showcasing more than 150 films in our weekly #BNMovieFeature section, this month of March, the much-loved column that we launched in 2017 is coming to an end. As you already know, in this segment we feature Nigerian full-length films for our film-loving BNers. From throwback movies, new movies, Yoruba movies, Igbo movies, […]

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