Actor Ernest Azuzu dispels death rumours

Nollywood actor, Ernest Azuzu, has described as unbelievable and regrettable, the rumours concerning his death as spread in some section of the media. The rumour mill has been carrying the news that the actor died the same day that upcoming actor, Ceejay Perez, died in a fatal motor accident in Onitsha, Anambra State. The actor in a short Facebook post wrote, "my name is ernest chidozie azuzu pls am not dead for the people carrying rumours that my enemy is dead i just wish them long life but this has proven what god said that people like me will not die because GOD is the maker of life". The actor has been absent from the screens due to his health condition. He has reportedly been battling with stroke. Azuzu said,  “I was in LASUTH for two months, three days and for that long, nobody from Nollywood, not even Ibinabo Fiberesima, visited me. And she...

Richard Mofe Damijo & more in “The Three Wise Men”

Popular filmmaker and comedy entrepreneur Opa Williams is set to release another movie called “The Three Wise Men”. The movie, funded by the Bank of Industry (BOI), is being shot on the outskirts of Lagos and stars veteran actors like Richard Mofe Damijo, Zack Orji, Victor Olaotan, Tina Mba and Ebele Okaro. Directed by Patience Oghre Imobhio, The Three Wise Men is a dramatic comedy that humorously presents the follies of three aged men. The comedy satirizes the actions and intents of three elderly men in their mid/late 60’s who struggle to re-live their lost youth....

Opa William’s Three Wise Men gets BOI’s funding

TVC E, MOVIE - The Three Wise Men, produced by popular comedy entrepreneur, Opa Williams will top the list of  the big-budget productions coming from the Bank of Industry (BOI)’s Nollyfund this year, the bank said said. Just like others that benefited from the BOI's Nollyfund, The Three Wise Men is an ensemble caste of top-rated actors such as Richard MofeDamijo (RMD), Zack Orji, Victor Olaotan, Tina Mba, and Ebele Okaro. Directed by Patience Oghre Imobhio, The Three Wise Men makes the fourth, in the series of more than a dozen film projects which have already received a nod from the development bank, the others being Kunle Afolayan’s The CEO, Okey Ogunjiofor’s Queen Amina and Emem Isong’s Anyama. During a visit of the film’s location in Parafa, Ikorodu on January 20, 2016, BOI’s officials led by Uche Nwuka C. Nwuka, Group Head, Creative Industry met the major cast on set, and observed the shooting of two scenes, involving...