Archives for British Nigerian Hollywood Stars

Callywood Casting Call This Saturday: If You Are From Cross River State, This Is For You.

Hello CRS, My name is Egor Efiok and I have just moved down to Calabar to take charge of Callywood. I am here with some of my team from the UK and USA, respectively, to help discover and make stars here in Cross River State. Many of you know about Hollywood Meets Nollywood film, Turning Point, and how I cast 2 Cross River State actors in it (Igoni Archibong and Ebbe Bassey) with Igoni playing lead alongside all the Hollywood actors. Igoni went along to win 2 Best Actor In A Leading Role Awards and travelled back to the US
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Unge’s War To Be Screened With Hollywood Director Ben-Hur Sepehr’s 67-Time-Winner Short Holocaust Film, The Desperate, At Hollywood Weekly Magazine Film Festival 2016: Governor Ben Ayade, Tony Elumelu, Donald Duke & More Among Prominent Nigerian Guests.

The next Hollywood Weekly Magazine Film Festival (HWMFF) will take place on 19th March 2016 and will feature international blockbusters like 67-time-winner short Holocaust Film, The Desperate, by Hollywood Director Ben Hur Sepehr and good friend of Martin Luther King Jnr. (of blessed memory), among others. Mr Sepehr was also the brains behind Pretty Woman, starring Richard Gere and Julia Roberts. Watch the short video below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=luskjTPmr1o For the first time also in the history of HWMFF and due to popular demand, Egor Efiok and Bernard Kawaja's film, Unge's War, which was shot in Calabar, Nigeria, will be screened (again)
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Obi Emelonye Returns With Nollywood’s Answer To Rocky, Oxford Gardens, Starring Hollywood Actor/Model Ngoli Okafor & D’Richy Obi-Emelonye.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=em2IqQmkK-A&feature=youtu.be Multi-Award Winning Nollywood Director Obi Emelonye returns with OXFORD GARDENS, an inspiring love story wrapped in boxing gloves. JULIUS is a broken, down­‐on‐his-­luck ex boxer, in search of redemption. MUNACHI is a pretty, bubbly young girl with a dark secret. Their chance meeting on a park bench in Oxford Gardens one summer afternoon sets in motion an unlikely friendship and an uplifting journey through their respective fears; and through hope, faith and love; to a stoic acceptance of whatever life throws at them. Starring: Ngoli Okafor (2 time Golden Gloves, Heavyweight champion, top model and Hollywood Actor), Ngozi Thompson
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David Oyelowo And Pastor Paul Adefarasin Collaborate To Premiere Paramount Pictures’ Captive, The Biggest Christian Film Of 2015 At House On The Rock. (Exclusive Photos + Videos)

David Oyelowo, Golden Globe Award nominee for Best Actor (Drama), for his apt portrayal of world renowned activist Martin Luther King, Jr. in the 2014 biographical drama film Selma, has collaborated with well respected Pastor Paul Adefarasin of House On The Rock Family Ministries, to premiere his new film, Captive, in Lagos, Nigeria. The premiere will take place on Thursday 1st September 2015, by 6pm at The Rock Cathedral, Lekki. Please see the poster below for more details. If you're in Lagos, you cannot afford to miss this. If you're here in London and missed the premiere on 25th September 2015,
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