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Green Book, Bohemian Rhapsody win big at 2019 Golden Globes

Green Book was the biggest winner at the 2019 Golden Globes award, taking home plaques in the best comedy, best supporting actor and best screenplay categories.
Mahershala Ali accepts the best supporting actor in a motion picture award. HANDOUT-Reuters

Golden Globes Awards 2019: Full list of winners

The Golden Globes for movies and television, chosen by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, were handed out at a gala dinner in Beverly Hills on Sunday, hosted by actors Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg.

Censors board seeks government’s support against uncensored movies, songs

National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) has called on the government, through the security agencies, for support in the fight against piracy as well as unclassified and uncensored movies and songs.

Golden Globes 2019: Black Panther, A Star Is Born, others make nomination list

Here are the nominees in key categories for the 76th Golden Globe Awards, which will be handed out today in Beverly Hills.
Genevieve Nnaji and her family at the private screening of ‘Lion Heart’

Genevieve’s ‘Lion Heart’ premieres at private screening

Genevieve Nnaji’s directorial debut ‘Lion Heart’, was premiered for cinema viewings at a private screening in Lagos.
FILMHOUSE

Filmhouse unveils maiden film gala featuring Nollywood stakeholders

Filmhouse has also announced a partnership with Moet & Chandon to organise a film gala in January 2019. The aim of the gala is to expose upcoming filmmakers to festivals, distributors, and possible funders. According to...
Lion Heart Genevieve Nnaji

Controversy trails Genevieve Nnaji’s ‘Lion Heart’ cinema screening

Cinema screening of ‘Lion Heart,’ the directorial debut of veteran actress Genevieve Nnaji has been halted due to alleged industry controversies.
From left- Hayatu Muhammed, CEO of Trovec Int'l Ltd; Argentine Ambassador to Nigeria, Mrs Maria Del Carmen Squeff and Mr Pablo Cesar, a film producer and professor of cinema after the signing of the agreement in Abuja.

Nigerian, Argentine firms sign pact on film production

Nigerian and Argentine firms have signed an agreement to invest in co-production of a film that will be based on the life of a Nigerian-Argentine woman, María Remedios del Valle.
Chief Daddy

Nigerian traditional outfits take centre-stage at ‘Chief Daddy’ premiere

Nigerian celebrities stepped out in their traditional attire for the premiere of EbonyLife’s latest film, ‘Chief Daddy’.
Omoni Oboli

AY, Omoni Oboli to make Hollywood debut

Comedian AY Makun and actress, Omoni Oboli, will make their debut in a Hollywood animation film, “Elliott: The Littlest Reindeer”.
FILMHOUSE

Filmhouse to launch Netflix-like movie streaming platform

Filmhouse, a production and cinema company, is set to launch a ‘Netflix-like’ movie streaming platform called myfilmhouse .ng
Bam Bam

Bimbo Manuel, Bambam to feature in ‘Moremi the Musical’

Bimbo Manuel, Nollywood actor, and BBNaija season 3 finalist, Bambam, have been announced as some of the actors that will feature in ‘Moremi the Musical’.

Olu Paul: Only few Nollywood films can stand the test of time

Showemimo Olu Paul, a film producer and marketer, says only ingenious creativity can uplift the Nigerian film industry and make it competitive in the global space.
Lai Mohammed, minister of information, says Senate President Bukola Saraki slowed down the progress of the All Progressives Congress (APC)

Lai Mohammed stresses importance of animation to job creation, economic empowerment

The inclusion of Nigerian content in the animation film festival will create adequate employment and contribute to the growth and development of the Nigerian economy, Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture has said.
Mike Ezuruonye

Mike Ezuruonye: Nollywood movies will soon be nominated for the Oscars

Mike Ezuruonye, a Nollywood actor, says cinematography and storytelling of Nigerian movies have improved over the years and could earn international recognition in due course.
African International Film Festival (AFRIFF)

Organizers unveil AFRIFF 2018 at star-studded ceremony

Organizers of the African International Film Festival (AFRIFF) officially unveiled its eighth edition with the theme, “The Many Faces of Woman” at a star-studded ceremony in Lagos.
Mike Ezuruonye

Mike Ezuruonye: Nollywood movies inch close to Oscar nomination

Nollywood actor, Mike Ezuruonye, says that cinematography and story telling of Nigerian movies has vastly improved over the years and could earn international recognition in due course.

Nollywood set to promote AU Agenda 2063

The Nigerian movie industry, popularly known as Nollywood, is set to promote the Agenda 2063 of the African Union, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.

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Election: Aisha Buhari, APC governors’ wives campaign massively for party

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INEC: 209,721 PVCs yet to be collected in Cross River

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 209,721 Permanent Voter’s Card (PVCs) have yet to be collected in Cross River ahead of the 2019 general elections.