A lot has been happening recently in our burgeoning film industry popularly known as Nollywood. Its seems more and more practitioners are determined to up their game and bring filmmaking to the international standard, on the level able to stand with any movie anywhere in the world. The latest of such movies is ‘IJE: the journey’.
Shot on locations spanning Jos, Nigeria and Los Angeles, California, IJE tells the tale of two sisters Chioma and Anya, the choices they make in life… Continue
Michael Jackson's Kids Will Speak at the Grammys The King of Pop's progeny will be represented at the Grammy Awards.
A source close to the Jackson family exclusively tells E! News that, as of late Friday evening, Michael Jackson's three children will not only attend the Grammys on Sunday, but will take the stage during the planned tribute to the pop icon to "read some sort of speech" about him.
As we reported before, several other members of the Jackson family… Continue
Soulja Boy has reportedly completed his first book, Teenage Millionaire. The rapper is remaining mum as to what the storyline is, however, you can get your copy on July 28th. We’ll keep you posted with further… Continue
Actress Omotola Jalade is heading for the United States again but this time around for a not so obvious reason, “Breast Implant”.
She will be heading to the state of New Jersey where world class facelift and implants surgeons are headquartered. The whole thing started after an alleged love affair with Desmont Elliot, another top Nigerian actor, turned sour.
According to the source, Elliot expressed disappointment after he discovered that the five star actress he… Continue
It's good being Diddy's son. Not only do you get one of the most lavish sixteenth birthday parties ever bestowed upon a teenage boy, you also get a car worth more than $350,000. See, everyone, the recession is over ... if your name is Diddy. Oh, and he also donated ten grand to Haiti.
The son of the rap mogul was greeted with a Maybach, one of the world's most expensive and luxurious cars which is being valued at $360,000.
Sade returns at 51 with first album release for a decade
With a £40million fortune maintained by daily airplay of some of her earliest hits, singer Sade Adu has been more than happy to maintain a low profile over the years.
But the singer has let go of some of her desire for anonymity as she is set to make a return to the spotlight with her first album in ten years, Soldier Of Love.
Sade, was seen leaving BBC Radio 2 on the weekend, and despite her advancing… Continue
Gary Coleman was arrested this afternoon in Utah, TMZ has learned.
what you talking about willis ?
aw enforcement in Santaquin, UT says they were called to Coleman's house for a domestic disturbance. They found no crime was committed, but he was was picked up because of a warrant stemming from a prior incident.
James Cameron did it to James Cameron.
Cameron's unstoppable Avatar hit $1.29 billion at the international box office, Fox said today, passing Cameron's Titanic mark of $1.24 billion to set the new record. By Monday, the studio estimates, Avatar will top Titanic's worldwide gross of $1.848 billion to become Earth's biggest money-maker of all-time.
And, no, the film is not stopping there.
Within a week to a week-and-a-half, Fox guestimated,… Continue
Why "GET" SIX children when you cant STAY as a FAMILY !
HOLLYWOOD golden pair Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have seen DIVORCE lawyers and signed a £205 million split deal, we can reveal.
The world's most famous couple legally agreed how to divide their fortune and who gets custody of their six kids.
The megastars have agreed to equally divide their vast fortune - and to SHARE their six children.
Haitian-born singer Wyclef Jean has dismissed accusations of corruption in his Yele Haiti Foundation, calling them "baseless attacks". The former Fugee refuted allegations that he and his partners have profited from the organisation's previous development work. After the Haiti earthquake, Yele Haiti has become one of the most important aid groups, collecting around $2m (£1.23m) through SMS fundraising.
"I have been committed to helping the people of Haiti throughout my… Continue
The much talked about birthday gig of Empress Njamah, Timaya’s ex-girl friend has come and gone.
The party which took place at the prestigious Auto Lounge in Victoria Island was an opportunity for the actress to unveil her new lover to the public.
The latest lover boy has been lurking in the corner for an opportunity to have Empress all to himself while she was still Timaya’s girl friend. So when she broke up with Timaya, the sharp guy just rushed in and… Continue
The Hollywood Foreign Press was happy to open Pandora's box.
Avatar, James Cameron's years-in-the-making vision of the possibility of performance-capture technology, was named Best Motion Picture, Drama, at the 67th Annual Golden Globes, triumphing over the seemingly unstoppable Hurt Locker.
"We have the best job in the world, we really do," the filmmaker said in accepting Sunday's top prize. "I just want you to give it up for yourself. What we do is, we make… Continue
Show Dem Camp, or SDC, is the latest tag team to join the growing list of Hip-Hop heads on the Nigerian music scene. Olumide Ayeni a.k.a. Ghost and Wale Davies a.k.a. Tec are SDC and they say they are here to show how rap music is done. In this interview, both members respond but inform they speak as one collective voice.
Why Show Dem Camp?
Show Dem Camp is all about youth empowerment. A… Continue
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Married U.S. recording artists Jay-Z and Beyonce Knowles are No. 1 on Forbes's list of top-earning celebrity couples.
The stars reportedly took in a combined $122 million between June 2008 and June 2009.
Coming in at No. 2 with $69 million are Harrison Ford and his girlfriend, Calista Flockhart, followed by Brad Pitt and his longtime partner, Angelina Jolie, at No. 3 with $55 million; Will and Jada Pinkett Smith at No. 4 with $48… Continue
The buttery smooth RnB singer died Wednesday at Bryn Mawr Hospital in Philadelphia. He was 59.
Pendergrass, who was paralyzed from the waist down in a car accident in 1982, underwent surgery for colon cancer eight months ago and had a "difficult recovery," according to his son, Teddy Jr.
A Philly native, Pendergrass came to fame in the early 1970s as lead singer of the Blue Notes, responsible for hits such as "If… Continue
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Acting appealed to Stella Damasus because it helps her pretend to be someone else. The youngest in a close knit family of five daughters born to… Continue
I was at the cinemas last week to see "The Tenant" after much recommendation from a close friend. And i must say that its a good movie, i am shocked no one is talking about it yet (could it be because no nollywood face is in it?)
Anyways to the synopsis:
Obinna, a nigerian refugee living in canada is at a crossroad in his life. After so many years of hussling and making ends meet in canada, his refugee stands are refused and deportation back to nigeria in 30days… Continue
Nigerian traditional hip-hop artist Abolore Akande a.k.a 9ice has announced his separation from his wife, Toni Payne.
Confirming the incident, 9ice's publicist, Ayeni Adekunle, in a press statemen he said, "The couple has agreed to separate for a while, even though they continue to remain good friends and business partners. Their baby Zion will reside with Ms. Payne for now. Neither 9ice nor Toni will be granting any press interviews on this matter."
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