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Nollywood movies line up for release

The Ghost & the Tout Too

A number of Nollywood movies will premiere in cinemas in the months to come, including The Ghost & the Tout Too (September 10), Fool’s Day (September 24) and The Progressive Tailors Club (October 29).

The Ghost & the Tout Too is a movie by Toyin Abraham Ajeyemi that tells the story of a young woman who grew up in a ghetto and meets a ghost after an unfortunate incident. It is the sequel to 2018 film The Ghost & the Tout.

The movie stars Toyin Abraham, Mercy Johnson, Osas Ighodaro, Adedimeji Lateef and Ini Edo. Abraham announced the news of the release on Instagram.

Fool’s Day, meanwhile, is directed by Tunde Olaoye and produced by Nigerian director and filmmaker Olufemi Oke, who took to Instagram to say: “One location, one-day family chaos! So much loud, so much crazy. You don’t want to miss this I promise you.”

The film stars Broda Shaggy, Tina Mba, Omowumi Dada, Tunji Sotimirin, Iyabo Ojo and Michael Okoli.

Fool’s Day

Lastly, The Progressive Tailors Club is a satire about community politics produced by Anthill Studios, directed by Biodun Stephen and executive produced by Nigerian filmmaker Niyi Akinmolayan. The cast includes Rachael Oniga, Adedimeji Lateef, Bolaji Ogunmola, Uzor Arukwe and Blessing Jessica Obasi.

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Picture Perfect set for TV spin-off

Romantic comedy film Picture Perfect: Raising Jobestina is coming back to screens as a television series.

Bolanle Ninalowo and Mary Njoku

The TV spin-off from the movie, which was released in 2017, will feature original characters from the film and is a Shutterspeed project for Rok Studios.

The series follows the story of Jobe (Bolanle Ninalowo) and Kumbi (Mary Njoku), a fashion designer, who start an unlikely relationship that leads to the birth of a daughter, Jobestina.

Produced by Biodun Stephen, the series also features Nollywood actors Nkechi Blessing, Yvonne Jegede, Fausat Balogun, Karen Spikes and Blessing Jessica Obasi.

Although the release date for the series has not been announced, Stephen revealed on his Instagram page that seasons one and two will be released soon, while S3-4 are in the works.

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