Hotly anticipated African epic fantasy series Blood Psalms has launched on African VoD service Showmax.
BBC Studios has partnered with satellite TV platform Openview to launch BBC UKTV, its first free-to-air channel in South Africa.
Film Africa, London’s biggest festival dedicated to African cinema from across the continent and diaspora, will hold its 10th edition from October 28 to November 6.
Nigerian family entertainment channel WapTV has been named the outstanding indigenous TV channel of the year at the 2022 edition of the Marketing Edge Awards, which took place this month in Lagos.
Lagos-based Taeps Animation Studios, founded by Adeoyin Okuboyejo, has unveiled its latest animation production, called ĘwA.
Global streaming platform Netflix is set to premiere Nigerian writer/director Korede Azeez’s latest project, Adieu Salut.
Nollywood films Stand Up Movie and The One for Sarah are set for cinema release next month.
Web-based Nigerian channel Ndani TV is set to debut the second season of drama series Game On.
Candle Media-owned LA- and London-based kids’ company Moonbug Entertainment is partnering with MultiChoice in Africa to launch a linear preschool channel across the sub-Saharan region next month.
Pay TV group MultiChoice is in production on an epic period drama series in partnership with South Africa’s Bomb Productions.
African streaming service Showmax will premiere reality show The Real Housewives of Nairobi next year, in collaboration with NBCUniversal Formats.
DW Akademie, a German organisation for international media development, is on the look-out for filmmakers in Ethiopia, Tanzania and Uganda to take part in its film development scheme.
The Joburg Film Festival has set up a two-day outreach scheme tagged the Youth & Audience Development Programme, which will begin next month.
The organisers of the Africa Movie Academy Awards have revealed the nominees for its awards ceremony, to be held next month.
South African reality cooking show The Ultimate Braai Master is coming back for an eighth season.
African filmmaking organisation Realness Institute has revealed the four participants who have been selected for the AuthenticA Series Lab course slated to start at the end of this month.
The government of Kwara State in Western Nigeria is planning to build a production studio to position the state as a new powerhouse in the audiovisual sector in West Africa.
France’s Canal+ Group has increased its stake in African pay TV company MultiChoice Group to more than 26%, having almost doubled its interest in the company over the past year.
Nigerian director Jáde Osiberu (Gangs of Lagos) has signed a three-year exclusive deal with Amazon’s Prime Video global streaming platform.
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