OSCAR 2020: ‘Joker’ makes history , receives 11 nominations

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 14, 2020
The organisers of the 92nd Oscar Academy Awards have revealed nominees for this year’s edition of the movie awards set to be staged on February 9, 2020 in Hollywood. Leading the pack of nominated movies is ‘Joker’ with 11, followed by “The Irishman,” “1917” and “Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood,” tied in joint second, with 10 […]

Bisi Alimi shades Nigerians for outrage over Netflix Gay Jesus Movie

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 17, 2019
Nigerian gay rights activist, Bisi Alimi has thrown a shade at Nigerians who are expressing outrage about the movie, the First Temptation of Christ, which was made by a YouTube comedy group portraying Jesus as a gay man. Bisi who gained international attention when he became the first Nigerian to come out as gay on […]

Over 1 Million People Sign Petition to Take Down Netflix Comedy Showing Gay Jesus

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 15, 2019
A new Netflix Christmas Special titled “The First Temptation Of Christ”, which shows Jesus Christ in a gay relationship and Mary as a weed-smoker, has angered millions all over the world who have signed a petition demanding its withdrawal. In India, too, a section of the Christian community has said the show should be axed […]

“I was pressured to do nude scenes to please ‘Game of Thrones’ fans” ~ Emilia Clarke

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 23, 2019
Fans might have loved the gratuitous nudity on “Game of Thrones,” but not everyone on set was as pleased. Actress Emilia Clarke, who played Daenerys Targaryen on the HBO show, revealed that she was pressured to strip down on camera in order to appease “GoT” fans. Clarke, 33, dropped the bomb on Dax Shepard’s “Armchair […]

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson isn’t dead after a stunt accident, he’s just the victim of a death hoax again

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 15, 2019
Dwayne Johnson has become the victim of a death hoax once again, after a fake news story circulated that he had been killed in a stunt gone wrong. The actor and wrestler, 47, has yet to comment on the stories, but given that he was posting on his Instagram story about a fan gifting him […]

Nigerian ‘Living in Bondage’ sequel breaks records by opening with N25 million

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 15, 2019
In September 2019, Business Insider Sub Saharan Africa predicted that “Living in Bondage: Breaking Free” was going to be a box office hit. Newly released data from the Cinema Exhibitors Association of Nigeria (CEAN) show that our prediction was accurate as the sequel opened with N25.8 million displacing movies from huge foreign studios like Fox, […]