They said AMVCAs not #METGala, so tell us why these Nigerian celebrities dressed like they’d escaped from the set of Bridgerton or a horror film? We went through some of the crazy looks from the #AMVCA8.
These are the 15 celebrities who’ve earned our stamp of approval for reaching the high standard of award-show fashion at AMVCA 8.
One minute, you’re watching Hilda Dokubo cry on your screen, before you know it, you’re joining her in tears and questioning your own happiness. Why this?
From Uduak’s Disney villain/Mother-in-Law from hell looks to the infamous but fabulous gold dress Kola forced Sarah to wear to their engagement, we ranked our favourite outfits from Netflix’s #BloodSisters.
Which old Nollywood film should you watch this holiday?
End of the Wicked or Karashika?
Did you know that Osas Ighodaro and Beyoncé are basically best friends? We’re shocked too.
Which of your favourite Nollywood actresses was in music videos for Holla At Your Boy, Oleku, Patience Ozokwo? Meet the actresses that successfully transitioned from being video vixens into Nollywood stars.
We reviewed the looks from The Real Housewives of Lagos and King of Thieves premieres. Moral of the story: Nollywood needs to free itself from the clutches of Tiannah Styling.
.@ObiajuluKC once wanted to own a chain of shops selling menswear, but now he’s making videos for Wizkid, Burna Boy, Tiwas Savage, Reekado Banks and Asa. How does he make sick videos back to back? He breaks down his creative process.
Hi Nollywood, Zikoko here. We just want you to help us explain these super ridiculous scenes. What was going on?
The subject of today’s “A Week in the Life” got his first Nollywood screenwriting gig on the same day he quit his old job. Now, he juggles multiple writing projects at once and argues and why Nigerians need to calm down when criticising Nollywood.
Today’s Man Like is @dahmola, the stylist behind the looks on Skinny Girl in Transit and @tokstarr. He talks about his father’s absence from his life, navigating Nigeria’s chaotic fashion space and why he’s tired of being on the streets.
Today’s Man Like subject is actor and TV host, @edomalo. He talks to us about becoming his mum’s go-to-guy after his parents’ divorce, how his approach to fatherhood differs from that of his dad and how his wife tricked him into becoming an actor.
A Korean and Nigerian drama collaboration would slap, seeing as they basically make the same movies in different fonts.
We have cracked the Nollywood code! From VPN-acquired accents to a leading man with abs that can grind pepper, this is the official Zikoko guide to hacking a Nollywood romcom in 2022.
“After paying for her order, I didn’t have money left to buy food for myself, so I just sat down and watched her eat.”
@michaeloejoor, @chris_okagbue, @etimeffiong_ and @JammalIbrahim spill on their best and worst Valentine’s:
Ever wondered what a Nigerian Oscar awards would look like? From Most Chaotic Wig to Best Influencer/BBNaija Cameo, these are the categories we want to see
Director, @DamiOrimogunje and actress @MegOtanwa were looking to to tell a story that mattered, so they made For Maria: Ebun Pataki. From Twitter thread inspirations to getting the baby to cry on cue, here’s how it all happened:
From the Glamour Girls remake to films about hustling gangs in Lagos, Nollywood female directors like @jadeosiberu , @blessinguzzi, @emaedosio, @kemiadetiba and Bunmi Akajaiye are about to change the game in 2022 and we’re totally here for it. Let’s get it, queens!
How good are you with Nollywood movies?
If you are really good, this quiz will be a breeze:
The subject of today’s Man Like is creative producer, . He talks to us about how his family’s financial background affects his relationship with money, responsibilities of a first son, being a Christian in “uncool” times and how money stops nonsense.
Can you answer all these Nollywood questions and secure the bag? Prove yourself in this quiz. You will receive ₦100,000 for every question you answer correctly. Let’s see how much you’ll get. Disclaimer: don’t expect any money from us, please. We’re just predicting the future.
Is it really a Nollywood film if they don’t squeeze like 20 popular actors and influencers into one screen like sardines? While this ensemble formula doesn’t always work (hello Chief Daddy 2), some films on this list have us holding out for hope.
Want to know the actors that carried Nollywood on their backs this year? From @NonsoBassey to @TheNengers, 5 film critics give us the best Nollywood performances of 2021.
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