Acting

Why acting involves brainwork, not only good looks — Kehinde Bankole

Newcomers in Nollywood should be ready for the intellectual work that comes with the glamour of the industry, actress, Kehinde Bankole has stated. The actress whose acting prowess was heavily made known in NetFlix’s ‘Blood Sisters’ said this known during an Instagram Live session hosted by Kunle Afolayan on Thursday, May 12, 2022. She said, […]

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Acting romantic scenes doesn’t bother my wife “Explaining why he recently called out his niece’s teacher who bullied her because she refused to give out his number – Jide Awobona

Jide Awobona, has said acting romantic roles in movies does not bother his wife. In an interview with Sunday Scoop, he said, “It is only when one is married to an insecure person that they would have an issue with one doing certain things in movies. I don’t smoke or womanise in real life but if a […]

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I became an actress because I didn’t want to get married – Nse Ikpe-Etim shares acting journey

Nse Ikpe-Erin has opened up on how she started her journey as an actress. Nollywood actress, Nse Ikpe-Etim has narrated how she wound up as an actress after attempting to flee from her parents in a bid not to get married early.The thespian in a chat with the Inkblot’s Meet and Greet team narrated her […]

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Actress Toyin Abraham and AY should stop acting in movies,’ Man declares, Nigerians react

A Twitter user with the handle Big Derah has opined that Nollywood actress Toyin Abraham and comedian AY should stop acting in movies. In a post shared on the microblogging platform Twitter, the man indirectly made a mockery of the acting skills of Toyin Abraham and AY. Big Derah said that AY acting in his […]

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Actress Sotayo Gaga opens up dumping acting because of marriage

Popular Nollywood actress Tayo Sobola better known as Sotayo Gaga has opened up on life as a married woman. In a recent interview with Sunday Sun, the newly crowned Queen Mother of Uke Kingdom in Nasarawa State reacted to the trend of men restricting their wives from acting after marriage. She said: “It’s their decision. […]

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“I genuinely make my money from acting” – Laide Bakare brags after her A-list colleagues shunned her N100million Lekki house party, failed to congratulate her

Actress Laide Bakare has proudly beat her chest to declare that she pays her bills via acting. This is coming after many of her A-list colleagues like Mercy Aigbe, Iyabo Ojo, Femi Adebayo, Regina Chukwu, Odunlade Adekola and more, shunned her housewarming party nor failed to congratulate her. Nollynaijanews reports that the single mum of […]

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Davido’s old post about Nollywood Actresses making more money from ‘banging’ than acting stirs backlash

Nigerian pop star, David Adeleke, also known as Davido, has come under fire after an old tweet about female Nollywood stars resurfaced online. In 2011, the Singer made a controversial claim on Twitter about Nollywood actresses and how they make their money. According to the OBO crooner, Nollywood is just a way for female […]

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PDP faction in Anambra suspends acting chairman Okey Asolo

A faction of the People’s Democratic Party in Anambra has suspended Okey Asolo, acting chairman of the party in the state. Mr Asolo was suspended by the PDP ward leadership in Ward 13 Onitsha North LGA which accused him of violation of party constitution and anti-party activities. Mr Asolo, who took over from Ndubuisi Nwobu, […]

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I did not even understand what I was doing, as far as acting was concerned. So, I would say I was indifferent- Chinenye Nnebe

Was acting your childhood dream? No, it wasn’t. Like a typical Nigerian child, I wanted to be a doctor, engineer or banker. How did you feel the first time you featured in a movie? I started as a child actor, so it was normal to see it as something new and interesting. I did not […]

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“Acting isn’t an easy task” Toyin Abraham admits

Despite being the highest grossing actress and one of the most sought after, Toyin Abraham still finds it hard memorizing her script and the actress isn’t shy to show off her vulnerable side. Toyin who is currently shooting a traditional stage performance with Femi Adebayo and Odunlade Adekola took to her Instagram page to share […]

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Vidya Balan, Shefali Shah’s Acting Masterclass in Amazon’s ‘Jalsa’

Vidya Balan (“Kahaani”) and Shefali Shah (“Delhi Crime”), two of India’s finest actors, worked together for the first time in Suresh Triveni’s Amazon Prime Video India original “Jalsa.” The result is an acting masterclass. The film is a tense social thriller where the lives of Balan’s Maya, a top journalist and her Shah’s Rukhsana, Maya’s […]

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FFK, Others Get Appointment From APC Acting Chairman, Buni

  Governor Mai Mala Buni has appointed Femi Fani Kayode, Dapo Abiodun as members of the All Progressives Congress Convention planning Committee.   Recall that when Sani Bello took over the Caretaker Committee, FFK and Abiodun were removed and replaced.   However, Since President Buhari’s reinstatement of Buni, both men have been returned to their positions. […]

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42 Years In Acting- Veteran Actress, Joke Muyiwa Says As She Shares A Throwback Video

Veteran actress and lecturer, Joke Muyiwa has taken to her official social media handle to share a throwback video of herself with other actors. The video was captured 27 years ago on set of a movie. Joke reminisces about her achievements in the Nollywood industry. She said this year makes it her 42 years on […]

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Sandra Bullock Dazzles SXSW, Hints at Lengthy Hiatus From Acting

Sandra Bullock brought the star power back in-person to the SXSW Film Festival on Saturday night, unveiling her new romantic adventure “The Lost City.” Flanked by costar Daniel Radcliffe and directors Adam and Aaron Nee, fans across multiple generations packed Austin’s Paramount Theatre to watch Bullock tangle in the jungle with her costar Channing Tatum.  […]

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Baba Ijesha Sexual Assault: Psychologist Tells Court 14 Year Old Victim Was Acting On Instructions (Details)

A Clinical Psychologist, Dr Olukayode Olugbemi on Friday claimed that a 14-year-old minor whom actor, Olanrewaju James, aka Baba Ijesha, allegedly defiled, appeared to have been tutored in her narration of what happened, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. Olugbemi also noted that ‘something was wrong’ with the footage of an interview conducted by a […]

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Niger governor denies taking over APC leadership; says he’s acting for Buni

Niger state governor Abubakar Bello has denied taking over leadership of the All Progressives Congress Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee.  Mr Bello said this when he spoke with journalists shortly after heading a meeting of the APC CECPC at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja on Monday. He said that he met with APC […]

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“Nothing is just Easy about Acting, I Almost Go Blind” – Actor Muyiwa Ademola Admit Acting Is A Hard Job (Video)

Nollywood actor Muyiwa Ademola has admit that acting is a hard job after sharing a video online. In the video, he was seen wearing a contact lens for a movie role. He wrote ; Nothing is just easy about this job. I really can’t stand anything coming close to my eyes but on this set […]

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‘I’m prepared for backslash and whatever happens’ Actor Lateef Adedimeji boldly speaks on acting as Bola Tinubu

Nollywood actor Lateef Adedimeji has revealed his readiness for whatever may happen following his role as the National leader of the All Progressive Congress Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu in the movie ‘Last Man Standing.’ Lateef Adedimeji, in an interview with Saturday Beats, said there will be many misconceptions, especially with the current happenings in the […]

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I’m Prepared For Backlash Over Acting As Tinubu – Actor Lateef Adedimeji Drums Support For Tinubu

Popular Newly Actor, Lateef Adedimeji, has said that he is prepared for any misconception and backlash he will receive for acting as Presidential aspirant and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.Adedimeji, who is currently in a soon-to-be-released biopic on the set of the movie titled, ‘Last Man Standing’, told Saturday Beats, […]

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I’m Prepared For Backlash Over Acting As Tinubu

Lateef Adedimeji and Bola Tinubu Nollywood actor,  Lateef Adedimeji, has said that he is prepared for any misconception and backlash he will receive for acting as Presidential aspirant and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.Adedimeji, who is currently in a soon-to-be-released biopic on the set of the movie titled, ‘Last Man […]

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