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Sodas & Popcorn – Movie Review: Apaye

Sodas & Popcorn – Movie Review: Apaye

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Directed by: Desmond Elliot, Niyi Akinmolaran (Assistant Director)
Written by: Uduak Isong Oguamanam, Kehinde Joseph and Vivian Chiji.
Produced by: Emem Isong.
Starring: Clarion Chukwurah, Kanayo O.Kanayo, Belinda Effah, Mbong Amata, and Millicent …

Ini Edo, Majid Michel & Blossom Chukwujekwu Show Off Singing Chops in “Knocking on Heaven’s Doors”

Ini Edo, Majid Michel & Blossom Chukwujekwu Show Off Singing Chops in “Knocking on Heaven’s Doors”

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Another production to add to our must watch list!
Nollywood actress Ini Edo and Ghanaian actor Majid Michel star in “Knocking on Heaven’s Door“, a new production by Achievas Entertainment and Royal Arts Academy….
In it, the

“I Planned to Win”! BN Style Chats with Rodney Emeka of McMeka on Winning LFDW2013, Inspiration & Going Global

“I Planned to Win”! BN Style Chats with Rodney Emeka of McMeka on Winning LFDW2013, Inspiration & Going Global

Friday, March 14th, 2014

It was a tough competition, but after a lot of sweat, persistence and creating amazing menswear, Nigerian designer Rodney Emeka emerged as the winner of the MTN Young Designer of the Year award at the 2013 Lagos Fashion & Design

Exclusive: “Me I Go Party Hard”! Our Superstars Boogie Down at the AMVCA After Party

Exclusive: “Me I Go Party Hard”! Our Superstars Boogie Down at the AMVCA After Party

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

Need we say more, there’s no party like a Lagos party!
On Saturday 8th March 2014, our African superstars were LIVE at the 2014 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
And of…

BN Red Carpet Fab: 2014 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards – AMVCA!

BN Red Carpet Fab: 2014 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards – AMVCA!

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Hey BellaNaija Style Watchers, a good Wednesday afternoon to you.
Guess what? It has finally landed – ALL the stars at the 2014 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards… held on Saturday 8th March 2014 at the Eko Hotel & Suites,

Monalisa, Desmond, Belinda, Majid, Clarion & More Stars present at the “Apaye: A Mother’s Love” Lagos Premiere

Monalisa, Desmond, Belinda, Majid, Clarion & More Stars present at the “Apaye: A Mother’s Love” Lagos Premiere

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

On Friday 7th March 2014, “Apaye: A Mother’s Love” premiered at the Silverbird Cinemas, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The event saw many stars in attendance including the movie’s leading ladies Belinda Effah and Clarion Chukwurah as well as Desmond …

And the 2014 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards WINNERS Are…

And the 2014 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards WINNERS Are…

Sunday, March 9th, 2014

Congrats to our African movie practitioners.
On Saturday 8th March 2014 at the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards…, they were honoured for their impressive contributions to the film industry, at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The

Clarion Chukwurah, Belinda Effah, Mbong Amata & Kanayo O. Kanayo star in “Apaye: A Mother’s Love” | Watch the Trailer

Clarion Chukwurah, Belinda Effah, Mbong Amata & Kanayo O. Kanayo star in “Apaye: A Mother’s Love” | Watch the Trailer

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Based on a true life story, Emem Isong‘s Royal Arts Academy presents its new production – Apaye: A Mother’s Love.
Directed by Desmond Elliot, the movie is an emotional story of Elder Irene Yepayeye Uriah…, born

Dayo Amusa unveils New Photoshoot, premieres Unforgivable Music Video

Dayo Amusa unveils New Photoshoot, premieres Unforgivable Music Video

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

Nollywood actress Dayo Amusa has officially premiered the music video for “Unforgivable” – the soundtrack for her latest movie starring Desmond Elliot and Mike Ezuruonye.
Directed by Austine Nwaolie…, Dayo is seen in an emotional state

Nollywood Stars celebrate President Jonathan as Grand Patron of AGN at the State House, Abuja

Nollywood Stars celebrate President Jonathan as Grand Patron of AGN at the State House, Abuja

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan was honoured as Grand Patron by members of the Actors’ Guild of Nigeria today Tuesday 18th February 2014 at the State House in Abuja.
Ibinabo Fiberesima…, the President of the Actors’ Guild of Nigeria as

Happy 40th Desmond Elliot! See Rita Dominic, Majid Michel, Rukky Sanda, Uru Eke & Alexx Ekubo at the Party

Happy 40th Desmond Elliot! See Rita Dominic, Majid Michel, Rukky Sanda, Uru Eke & Alexx Ekubo at the Party

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

40 hearty cheers for Desmond Elliot….
The Nollywood actor, producer and director was a year older yesterday Tuesday 4th February 2014. And it didn’t go unnoticed.
A private party was held for the movie star at the Golf Bar

A Pricey Bride Price! Uche Jombo-R, Patience Ozokwor & Anthony Monjaro star in “After The Proposal” | Watch the Trailer

A Pricey Bride Price! Uche Jombo-R, Patience Ozokwor & Anthony Monjaro star in “After The Proposal” | Watch the Trailer

Friday, January 17th, 2014

File this under – So hilarious!
Royal Arts Academy and Uche Jombo Studios has premiered the trailer of a collaborative new production – After The Proposal.
The movie stars Uche Jombo-Rodriguez, Patience Ozokwor, Belinda Effah, Anthony Monjaro, Keira Hewatch …

Tonto Dikeh & Yul Edochie are Vanguard’s Sexiest Actors in Nollywood for 2013

Tonto Dikeh & Yul Edochie are Vanguard’s Sexiest Actors in Nollywood for 2013

Saturday, January 11th, 2014

They’re sexy, and they know it.
Vanguard Newspaper has announced Tonto Dikeh as the Sexiest Actress in Nollywood for 2013, while Yul Edochie… takes the Sexiest Actor crown.
The movie stars were voted the sexiest by the public through sms

Desmond Elliot Lends his Voice to Animated Movie – “The Secret Princess” | Your Behind the Scenes Look!

Desmond Elliot Lends his Voice to Animated Movie – “The Secret Princess” | Your Behind the Scenes Look!

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

With the success of Shrek, Toy Story and the Disney ladies (Pocahontas, Cinderella, Snow White…) at the international box office, it is no surprise that Nigerians are getting interested in animated movies.
Nollywood superstar Desmond Elliot… has lent

Ini Edo Steps Out in Black With Hubby at the Nollywood Christmas Event in Lagos

Ini Edo Steps Out in Black With Hubby at the Nollywood Christmas Event in Lagos

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

Nollywood superstar Ini Edo and her hubby Phillip Ehiagwina made a rare red carpet appearance together at the Nollywood Christmas… Event.
The event took place on Saturday 21st December 2013 at the Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Some of your

Celebrate Christmas Nollywood Style! Join Kate Henshaw, Majid Michel, Seyi Shay, Funke Akindele & More at the Nollywood Christmas 2013 event | Saturday 21st December 2013

Celebrate Christmas Nollywood Style! Join Kate Henshaw, Majid Michel, Seyi Shay, Funke Akindele & More at the Nollywood Christmas 2013 event | Saturday 21st December 2013

Monday, December 16th, 2013

Let’s paint the picture – You relaxing and sipping champagne with Funke Akindele and Kate Henshaw while Olu Jacobs… talks about his iconic acting career. Sounds cool right? That is just one of the reasons why you should be at

BN Red Carpet Fab: Africa Magic at 10/AMVCA 2014 Nominees Announcement

BN Red Carpet Fab: Africa Magic at 10/AMVCA 2014 Nominees Announcement

Sunday, December 8th, 2013

Osas Ighodaro
Yay! It is time for some red carpet fabulousity.
On Thursday 5th December 2013, Africa Magic celebrated its 10th anniversary at the Landmark Village, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Nominees for the 2014 edition of the Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice …

Desmond Elliot, Melvin Oduah, IK Ogbonna, Alex Ekubo, Uti Nwachukwu + More star in Yomi Casuals’ New Lookbook

Desmond Elliot, Melvin Oduah, IK Ogbonna, Alex Ekubo, Uti Nwachukwu + More star in Yomi Casuals’ New Lookbook

Sunday, December 8th, 2013

Nigerian design label Yomi Casual presents its new collection – “The Redefined Man“.
And it features some of the biggest names in the Nigerian entertainment world including Desmond Elliot, Zack Orji, Alex Ekubo, Sammie Okposo, IK Ogbonna, AY …

Uche Jombo, Desmond Elliot, Rita Dominic, Alex Ekubo, Susan Peters, Uti Nwachukwu at the “Lagos Cougars” Premiere – Exclusive Shots!

Uche Jombo, Desmond Elliot, Rita Dominic, Alex Ekubo, Susan Peters, Uti Nwachukwu at the “Lagos Cougars” Premiere – Exclusive Shots!

Friday, December 6th, 2013

Monalisa Chinda
The Cougars are in town!
On Tuesday 3rd December 2013, The Royal Arts Academy premiered its new movie – “Lagos Cougars” at the Silverbird Galleria, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The movie features Uche Jombo-Rodriguez, Daniella Okeke… and

2014 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards Nominees List: Nse Ikpe-Etim, Osita Iheme, Last Flight to Abuja, Yvonne Okoro, Contract, Funke Akindele, Majid Michel & More

2014 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards Nominees List: Nse Ikpe-Etim, Osita Iheme, Last Flight to Abuja, Yvonne Okoro, Contract, Funke Akindele, Majid Michel & More

Friday, December 6th, 2013

The 2014 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards nominations were announced yesterday Thursday 5th December 2013 at the Landmark Village, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Check it out!
2014 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards Nominations (The voting codes are also available)

Best Movie …

It’s Our Turn to Decide! Tune In to the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards 2014 Announcements Today

It’s Our Turn to Decide! Tune In to the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards 2014 Announcements Today

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Following the inaugural AfricaMagic Viewers Choice Awards earlier this year, the second edition of the initiative that honors Africa’s Film and TV talent is well underway.
With over 1000 entries received, today, Thursday December 5th 2013 at 7:30 PM, DStv…

Inside the 2013 AFRIFF Gala Night in Calabar! Exclusive Photos of Rita Dominic, Desmond Elliot, Uche Jombo, Ramsey Nouah, Lynn Whitfield & More STARS

Inside the 2013 AFRIFF Gala Night in Calabar! Exclusive Photos of Rita Dominic, Desmond Elliot, Uche Jombo, Ramsey Nouah, Lynn Whitfield & More STARS

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Last month, BellaNaija Movies & TV brought you all the red carpet shots from the 2013 Africa International Film Festival… Gala Night in Calabar.
Now we are bringing you all the fun shots from the finale of the film festival.

Timaya: “Empress Njamah has a Negative Record…It Affected Me” | Music Star to Release Memoir in 2014

Timaya: “Empress Njamah has a Negative Record…It Affected Me” | Music Star to Release Memoir in 2014

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

It seems you won’t be seeing this famous ex couple smiling together anytime soon.
Nigerian music star Timaya is opening up about his relationship with Nollywood actress Empress Njamah…. And Timaya doesn’t have anything nice to say.
An editor

BN Red Carpet Fab: The 2013 Africa International Film Festival Gala Night in Calabar

BN Red Carpet Fab: The 2013 Africa International Film Festival Gala Night in Calabar

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

It’s a wrap!
The 2013 Africa International Film Festival… came to close over the weekend with a spectacular gala night in Calabar.
The grand finale of the film festival was lit up by movie stars in their glittering and suave

Desmond Elliot, Uche Jombo, Gideon Okeke, Rita Dominic, Omoni Oboli, Gbenro Ajibade & More Stars at the AFRIFF Screening in Calabar | Photos

Desmond Elliot, Uche Jombo, Gideon Okeke, Rita Dominic, Omoni Oboli, Gbenro Ajibade & More Stars at the AFRIFF Screening in Calabar | Photos

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

On Day 3 of the 2013 Africa International Film Festival, the stars gathered at Tinapa for a press conference.
A select number of movies were screened for all to see. The panel include AFRIFF Goodwill ambassadors Rita Dominic and Lynn…