Showmax meets Real Housewives of Lagos

African SVoD service Showmax has commissioned the first Nigerian version of NBCUniversal’s format The Real Housewives.


The Milkmaid, Rattle Snake get BON nods

Hausa-language thriller The Milkmaid and Nigerian action film Rattle Snake have received a total of 14 nominations for the 2021 edition of the Best of Nollywood Awards.


Streamer SuperTV launches in Lagos

SuperTV, a new zero-data video-on-demand streaming platform, has launched in Lagos, Nigeria, in partnership with telecommunications company MTN Nigeria.


Nigeria’s Comic Republic signs with CAA

Nigeria-based publisher of African comic books Comic Republic has signed a deal with one of the top three talent agencies in the world, Creative Artists Agency in Los Angeles.


TNC Africa dramedy returns for S2

TNC Africa, a YouTube channel dedicated to Nollywood movies and series, is lining up a second season of miniseries Our Best Friend’s Wedding.


MTV Entertainment partners with Oyelowo

ViacomCBS and its MTV Entertainment arm have inked an exclusive overall deal for original scripted and unscripted series with British-Nigerian actor David Oyelowo (Selma) and British actor and singer Jessica Oyelowo.

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