Nollywood landed in Yaba, Lagos as our stars came out to celebrate the premiere of “Okon Goes to School“.
Check out the official press release below;
The Premiere of “Okon Goes To School” sequel to the hilarious comedy “Okon Lagos” took place on Friday 16th of November 2012 at the Ozone cinemas, Yaba, Lagos. The turn out at the event was impressive with stars, fans and industry heavyweights on hand to show their support to fast-rising producer, Uduak Isong Oguamanam. Stars spotted were Uche Jombo, Desmond Elliot, Emem Isong, Chioma Chukwuka-Akpotha, Bobby Michaels,Fidelis Duker, Zik Zulu Okafor, Mike Nliam, Yolanda Okereke, Neville Ossai, Anthony Monjaro, Beverly Naya, Morris Sesay, Moyo Lawal to name a few.
“Okon Goes To School” is the second production effort by Uduak and she has written and produced a spectacular, rib-cracking movie that had every one in stiches. This was largely due to the antics of Imeh Bishop Umoh, the Akwa Ibom funnyman who has made ‘Okon’ a franchise. “Okon Goes To School” which was directed by Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen (unaviodably absent at the premiere) continues to screen in cinemas nationwide. Do go out and watch it.
Okon Goes to School – Synopsis
After Okon, an eccentric hunter, wastes a fortune on wine and women, he enrols in university to learn money management. What he doesn’t bargain for is cultism and women trouble. And what school doesn’t bargain for is Okon and his crazy antics.
Starring Imeh Bishop Umoh, Moses Armstrong, Belinda Effah, Obongawan Bennet and Vanessa Koko; “Okon Goes to School” is produced by Uduak Isong Oguamanam and directed by Lancelot Imasuen.