Life 101, an exciting series that motivates and celebrates the “can-do” attitude that drives Nigerians, is the birth child of an amazing partnership between Malta Guinness and EbonyLife TV. The “can-do” attitude is one of the most well-noted attributes and characteristics that Nigerians possess.
The series which was launched on Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 at the Film House Cinema Lekki, was an unveiling of bright new talents in Nollywood. Most of the members of the cast were new faces and this was refreshing to see. Life 101 promises to deliver a unique viewing experience as the drama series unfolds in the next 20 weeks showcasing the everyday challenges being faced by the average Nigerian youth and how they are able to relish and overcome each one with vigor and a positive attitude.
Speaking at the premiere, Guinness Nigeria Marketing & Innovations Director- Rob Hobart, said the Malta Guinness brand is very proud to be a supporter and partner of the progress being made in Nollywood and expressed that they foresee so much more. The Life 101 project kicked off with over 1000 participants in exciting auditions held across Lagos, Port-Harcourt, Calabar and Benin after which the final cast was selected from the pool of many talented young acts.
“We are proud of the cast and crew and of the result of all their hard work. We are also very proud of what Nollywood has achieved so far and we believe that there is so much more potential. With this collaboration between Malta Guinness and ELTV, we are playing a huge role in helping to nurture and build talents for the Nigerian movie and film scenery. This is just the beginning and we definitely look forward to doing much more.”
Also in attendance were Ifeoma Agu, Brand Manager Malta Guinness and Non-Alcoholic Drinks, Oyo Otome, Marketing Manager- Malta Guinness and Non-Alcoholic Drinks, Mo Abudu, CEO of Ebony Life TV, Head of Programming, Heidi Uys and many others. The series stars Emeka Nwagbaraocha, Benjamin Touitou, Patrick Fakoya, Paulette Iwenjiora, Flora Chiedo, Pearl Wats, Malachi Alozie, Tega Olose, Chiagoziem Nwakanm, Shadrach Iwebendu, Jeffery Achu, Efa Iwara, Kester Oshioreame, and Abimbola Ademoye.
The Life 101 Drama Series is one to look out for every week from Wednesday- March 8th, 2017 by 8.00 pm on ELTV. It promises to be filled with intrigue, suspense, comedy and Life lessons for all.