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Nigeria's 'Nollywood' Movie Industry Rolls at High Gear
Voice of America
LAGOS?. Twenty years after its birth in a video shop in Lagos, Nigeria's "Nollywood" is one of the most prolific film industries on earth. Despite low budgets and whirlwind production schedules, Nigerian films are wildly popular in Africa and industry ...
Hooray for NollywoodTIME

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The Guardian Nigeria

Ezenwanyi Ndigbo Na Nollywood: A New Crown For Ngozi Ezeonu
The Guardian Nigeria
THE founder of Igbo Film Forum (IFF) and President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Nollywood (ONN), Ezeomenani Harris Chuma, was the harbinger of the good news. ?We have been searching for a long time now, but we have eventually found our choice for ...
Ngozi Ezeonu chosen for chieftaincy title of Ezenwanyi Ndigbo Na NollywoodNewsPoint Africa

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'Nigeria's Netflix' Takes Nollywood Global
Atlanta Black Star
Born and brought up in London, Njoku is now Lagos-based and building what is proving to be a revolutionary tool, as Nollywood ? Nigeria's Hollywood ? moves on from DVD to digital platforms. Since 2011, iRokoTV has racked up millions of views, its ...

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Daily Mail

'It scares the Jesus outta me': Outrage as Nigerian 'Nollywood' star posts ...
Daily Mail
A Nigerian actor has sparked outrage after posting an image of himself wearing an Ebola mask while sitting in a first class airport lounge as he flees Liberia. 'Nollywood' star Jim Iyke posted a message on his Instagram page saying he had cut short a ...
Nollywood Actor, Jim Iyke Flees Liberia Over Fear of Ebola
"Ebola Scares The Jesus Outta Of Me", Says Nollywood Star Jim IykeDaily Times Nigeria
Ebola: Nollywood star, Jim Iyke, flees Liberia in maskDaily Sun -P.M. News
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The boom in Nollywood
Nollywood, Nigeria's booming film industry is the world's third largest producer of feature films. Unlike Hollywood and Bollywood, however, Nollywood movies are made on shoe-string budgets of time and money. An average production can take just 10 days ...

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Indie Wire (blog)

Cannes is Waiting for Nollywood. Will Nollywood Answer?
Indie Wire (blog)
?I was gripped by a need to 'discover' Africa. Not just Senegal, but just about the entire continent? I became aware that I had to learn to make films if I really wanted to reach my people. A film can be seen and understood even by illiterate people ...

Nollywood Stars & More Step Out for the IDL-Sponsored Encomium Magazine ...
Bella Naija
Intercontinental Distillers Limited (IDL) recently supported the Encomium Magazine Annual Black & White Ball which held in Lagos. Celebrities including Nollywood stars, politicians, musicians and corporate Nigeria came out decked out in their ...

Vivica Fox, Lynn Whitfield in Nollywood's '30 Days in Atlanta'
Following her maiden appearance on the Nollywood scene as Mrs. Durant in 'Dr. Bello', Vivica Fox is set to make another appearance in AY aka Ayo Makun's '30 days in Atlanta'. Another Hollywood face fans look forward to is Lynn Whitfield who stared as ...

Premium Times

Nollywood gets first French movie
Premium Times
The Nigerian movie industry, Nollywood, took a leap at the international market with the production of the first French movie, titled Ecole Buissonniere. Produced by Sandesco productions, the Nigerian-French movie is fully subtitled in English for non ...
Nollywood - Why Same Faces?

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'Ezenwanyi Ndigbo Na Nollywood' Crown for Ngozi Ezeonu
The Guardian
THE leadership of the Igbo Film Forum (IFF) and Ohanaeze Ndigbo Nollywood (ONN) has named the notable Nollywood actress Ngozi Ezeonu as recipient of the prestigious chieftaincy title of the queen mother of practitioners of Igbo stock in Nollywood-- ...