StarTimes, Wakaati line up Ile Alayo series
African pay TV platform StarTimes and Nollywood movie channel Wakaati TV will debut Nigerian actor, director and producer Femi Adebayo’s latest comedy series, Ile Alayo.
Ile Alayo (House of Joy) has been written by Adebayo and is an adaptation of the Nollywood movie of the same name released in 2013. It features characters with conflicting behaviours and attitudes living together.
The cast includes social media comedians Mr Macaroni and Broda Shaggi and actors Mercy Aigbe, Adedimeji Lateef and Adebayo Salami. The cast, 70% of whom were in the original movie, was unveiled at a press conference organised by StarTimes this week.
The series will air on Wakaati TV channel 100 and on StarTimes channel 200. The date for its release has yet to be announced.