Genevieve Nnaji in happy mood as Lionheart gets Oscar nomination

Veteran Nollywood Actress, Genevieve Nnaji’s movie has been nominated for the 2020 Oscars in the category of Best International Film. ‘Lion Heart’ is the first ever entry for Nigeria. Nigerian Oscars Selection Committee (NOSC) had on Wednesday picked Genevieve’s ‘Lionheart’ as the country’s submission to the International Feature Film category of the 2020 Oscars. The group announced the selection following a statutory vetting and subsequent voting of entries received from Nigerian filmmakers at home and in the Diaspora. Produced by Chinny Onwugbenu, Chichi Nwoko, Genevieve Nnaji, and directed by Genevieve…

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Genevieve Nnaji marks 20 years in Nollywood

Veteran Nollywood actress and film maker, Genevieve Nnaji, celebrated two decades in the film sector with a reflective New Year post. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nnaji, through her Twitter handle @GenevieveNnaji1, shared an appreciative message to her fans, which doubled as her New Year message. Sharing a picture of ‘Lion Heart’s script, she wrote, “As 2018 comes to an end, I mark 20 years in the art of film making. I am grateful for my life, journey, and growth thus far’’. “I am happy I could…

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Genevieve Nnaji embraces new love

Genevieve Nnaji is unarguably one of the best actors of all time and the industry would miss her enigmatic strides, she has lasted over two decades entertaining and educating many families and individuals. The days of acting for the screen idol may have been over as the actress is set to abandon her first love which is acting for a newly discovered one. Recently, Genevieve has been rejecting movie roles, although producers thought she wasn’t pleased with most roles they request her to play. And to producers that have been…

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Between Funke Akindele, Genevieve Nnaji and ‘The Avengers’

Earlier last week, movie lovers, especially fans of two Nigerian superstar actresses, Genevieve Nnaji and Funke Akindele were befuddled over the drama surrounding the two actresses’ inclusion in a Hollywood superhero flick. The ‘Jenifa’s Diary’ star, Funke Akindele’s name appeared on the IMDB page of upcoming Marvel movie, ‘The Avengers, Infinity War’. IMDB is an online database of information related to entertainment productions. According to the cast list, Akindele was to play a character called Dora Milaje, a member of the Black Panther’s guards. Suddenly, the next day after the…

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