‘A Tribe Called Judah’ Makes History as Nollywood’s First N1 Billion Grossing Film
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‘A Tribe Called Judah’ Makes History as Nollywood’s First N1 Billion Grossing Film

Nollywood has witnessed a groundbreaking moment as ‘A Tribe Called Judah’ secures its place as the first-ever Nollywood film to surpass the N1 billion mark domestically, marking a new era in the industry. Since its release on December 15, 2023, the film has consistently shattered records, achieving the biggest weekend opening, the highest-grossing Nollywood film,…

Davido Expresses Interest in Film Production After Praising Funke Akindele’s ‘She Must Be Obeyed’

Davido Expresses Interest in Film Production After Praising Funke Akindele’s ‘She Must Be Obeyed’

Renowned singer and performer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has shared his desire to venture into film or TV series production, following his positive assessment of the recent mini-series titled “She Must Be Obeyed” by Funke Akindele. In a post on his social media platform, Davido commended “She Must Be Obeyed” as a captivating…

I Lost Movie Roles Because People Tagged Me Ugly – Funke Akindele

I Lost Movie Roles Because People Tagged Me Ugly – Funke Akindele

Popular Nollywood actress and filmmaker, Funke Akindele, recently shared her experiences of facing challenges and being denied major roles in the entertainment industry during her early days in the business. Akindele revealed that she often encountered such difficulties because people perceived her as “not fine” based on her appearance. During a conversation on the latest…

Funke Akindele’s ‘Battle on Buka Street’ Sets New Record by Grossing N640 Million
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Funke Akindele’s ‘Battle on Buka Street’ Sets New Record by Grossing N640 Million

Data from the Cinema Exhibitors Association of Nigeria (CEAN) shows that the comedy-drama has earned over N640 million after spending only nine weeks in theatres. As reported on Pulse, the 2022 release is now the highest grossing Nollywood movie of all time. This title was previously held by ‘Omo Ghetto: The Saga’, also made by…

Funke Akindele Recounts Her First Encounter With Sola Sobowale and Their Conversation
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Funke Akindele Recounts Her First Encounter With Sola Sobowale and Their Conversation

Nollywood actress and filmmaker Funke Akindele has spoken up on the influence of the “King of Boys,” Sola Sobowale, on her career. In a post to celebrate Sobowale’s 59th birthday, Akindele shared her first encounter with the veteran actress. She recounted how she met Sobowale on a film set and walked up to her to…

Funke Akindele’s ‘Battle on Buka Street’ takes over Box Office
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Funke Akindele’s ‘Battle on Buka Street’ takes over Box Office

Funke Akindele’s ‘Battle on Buka Street’ is currently leading the Nigerian Box Office. Over the weekend, the comedy grossed almost N50 million, passing James Cameron’s ‘Avatar 2’ (N44 million); a rare feat for local movies. While Akindele’s movie enjoyed an 8% increase from December 23rd-25th, ‘Avatar 2’ appears to be losing steam, falling behind by…

Funke Akindele Breaks Responds to Oscars Invitation Amid Separation From JJC Skillz
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Funke Akindele Breaks Responds to Oscars Invitation Amid Separation From JJC Skillz

Despite being caught in the raging controversy of her separation from her husband, JJC Skillz (born Rasheed Bello), popular Nigerian actress and movie producer, Funke Akindele has a reason to celebrate following her invitation to join the Oscars. The Nigerian actress recently received an invitation to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences…