HGTV orders first Africa-based series

US factual network HGTV has commissioned home-renovation series Renovation Wild, its first series based in Africa.


Akindele, Daniel, Egbe join Academy

The US-based Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, the organisation behind the Oscars, has invited three Nigerian filmmakers to become members.


Khanyi Mbau set for Comedy Central roast

South African actress Khanyi Mbau is set to become the first African woman ‘roasted’ on Comedy Central Africa and on streaming platform Showmax.


MTN unveils Voice film, teams with TBTM

African telecommunications company MTN Group has debuted a short film called Voice, the second part of its brand refresh aimed at empowering young people in Africa.


Uti Nwachukwu to host RHOL reunion

Nigerian media personality Uti Nwachukwu will host a reunion show featuring the stars of reality series The Real Housewives of Lagos, to be carried by African streamer Showmax.


Nollywood film trio set for cinemas

Nollywood movies Hey You, Sista and Brotherhood are set for cinema release in the coming months via Lagos-based distributors Film One Entertainment and Genesis Pictures.

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