Press Release 2015 London Production of The Gods Are Not To Blame by Ola Rotimi “When the gods command, we men must obey!” This statement from the play sums up the thrust of Ola Rotimi’s… Continue reading
HRH Theodora Ibekwe Oyebade, a multi award winning actress and producer, who was also nominated President of the Guild, in her inaugural speech, enjoined members to work together to form a strong, formidable and vibrant Guild. She outlined her vision for the Guild which include raising industry standards, ensuring that producers honour their financial obligations to actors, promoting and commercialising actors products, ensuring that actors are adequately legally represented in case of disputes, to mention a few of the many objectives in the her mission statement.
At last the Actors Guild UK Nollywood is born. On Sunday 8th March 2015 at The Z’bra Lounge South East London, the crème de la crème of the UK Nollywood industry met to decide the future direction of the industry. This meeting, the brain child of HRH Theodora Ibekwe Oyebade was called to discuss issues…
GAFN 2015 which was organized by publisher Chioma Onwutalobi also
witnessed the launch of the debut edition of Glam Africa magazine which will be
printed quarterly (spring, summer, autumn and winter editions) The fashion/
lifestyle magazine which will be printed quarterly and distributed in the UK and
Nigeria will also available online.
Enjoy more photos from the premiere courtesy of Jermaine Sanwoolu
At the time when sickle cell was a strange illness to many, she was one of the first professionals to educate the Black and African communities on the nature of this disease. For over two decades, she has continued to selflessly educate both the masses and would be healthcare professionals .
Divas of colour is for every woman of colour, those who have vision and those looking to discover themselves.
I quickly found that most of the roles available were the same stereotypical roles i.e. ex-girlfriend, pregnant ex, angry ex, then I realised being an ex in everything is not my portion.