The Film Rats Club Uncensored Actor’s Round Table 2.0

A month has passed since the award season. The buzz has settled back into trickling reels of activities in the only filmmaking industry where everyone makes magic. Reckoning the quirks, hits and misses of the season that was, a group…

SEX FOR GIGS- A NOLLYWOOD SCREENWRITER TELLS HER STORY

by David Osaireme This 23-year old screenwriter, novelist and columnist, who considers herself  a newbie in Nollywood, narrates her ordeal with a sexually charged producer. Hi Hi. You’re not smiling. (squeezes a chuckle) My bad, please pardon me. I just…

The Accidental Actress that won’t stop fighting.

by David Osairemen Blighted by tragedy with the death of her father, introduced to the glitz and glamour of fandom, plunged into the throes of depression and its associated issues, the story of this Nollywood fast-rising actress punctuates the irony…

HOW I LIED MY WAY TO MY FIRST JOB AS A FILM DIRECTOR

by David Osairemen Fake it till you make it, a false aphorism or not,  summarizes the uncanny success of this young film Director who sustained a lie to his girlfriend until he landed his first [real] Nollywood job. Congratulations on…

Once Upon a Time, a Nollywood Chief Got Served

by David Osairemen “It takes a village to make a film” is a statement popular among filmmakers after every successful production. But what happens when the village chiefs repeatedly butt heads in disagreement? Sharing his uber-dramatic experience with a young, female…