Connect with us

Lifestyle & Entertainment

Bisi Alimi Hits Hard On Kunle Afolayan Over New Movie ‘Anikulapo’



Bisi Alimi Hits Hard On Kunle Afolayan Over New Movie 'Anikulapo'

By John Michael Ojo
Controversial Nigerian gay rights activist, Bisi Alimi has given his opinion on recently released movie, ‘Anikulapo‘, produced and directed by Kunle Afolayan.

Despite making its way to popular movie streaming platform Netflix, Alimi maintained that ‘Anikulapo’ lacked creativity and was not far from other movies in the country.

He also alleged that most Nigerian filmmakers do not put in the required effort while making films but want to be idolized.

While giving his criticism on ‘Anikulapo’, Alimi said he expected more from  Kunle Afolayan as he ranked the movie which is currently trending on Netflix, 2/10.

READ ALSO: Mary Njoku Reveals Cheapest Thing Any Woman Can Get From Her Man

He spoke via his social media handle where he wrote: “Anikulapo is Shit! 2/10.

“What I have learnt from Anikulapo and many films like it is that Nigerians like bare minimum; you don’t even need to put in the effort, just the minimum with loads of shinning, and you are god!

“I am not critiquing the movie cos I want to be the odd one out,because that’s too much job with Nigerians. I am critiquing it because it has potential and it lost it 3mins into the film.

“First, that film has no business being 2hrs! Nigerian filmmakers need to stop that rubbish of pushing film to 2hrs and then filling it up with all the garbage in Idumota.

“Many have argued the set design was unique; sorry, I didn’t see it. I guess what people mistake for the set is the camera. The film made use of good cameras and it made the pictures very clean; believe me, Tunde Kelani has been doing that for ages, nothing new.

“I was upset about the set portrayal of the Oyo empire. Which Oyo was that? Ibeju Lekki Oyo? And the bird? What was that? not even in the days of Eye Jumijoke do we have birds like this.

“That brings me to the dialogue! Jeez! Nothing profound, nothing in depth, just basic. I think he was trying to avoid too much talking in the film. But then, there was less non-verbal acting, so the dialogue most times made no sense.

“And we can now ask the question about the story. What is the story about? If it was about a man who can wake the dead because of his encounter with death and the power he received, why didn’t he get the ability from the bird himself?

“Shola Shobowale did well; glad she was not typecast, but is she needed in that film? The answer is NO. The Oyo palace story was to build up to explain why the Olori did what she did, why I get that, why spend more than 30mins telling us?

READ ALSO: Why I Left Oil, Gas Job For Acting – Daniel Effiong

“The ending? Does it mean there will be part 2? And how many times did he die in the film? I counted 3. Do they make any sense? The dying, I mean, cos the only death that has meaning to the film was the second one with the Olori

“I am not here to spoil your joy, I just wanted good films to come out of Nigeria. I do. As a graduate of theatre, it pains me when I see the bare minimum from people who can do better. And this is not about budget; I have watched movies shot on mobile phones and meagre budget telling a compelling story and great acting.

“Today is Monday and I am not here for wawulence before you people will come and be attacking me; I am just sharing my opinion; you don’t have to agree with it. PEACE!” he added.


Read more authentic news on our social media platforms

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Lifestyle & Entertainment

Shanty Town: Mike Bamiloye Hits Hard At Nollywood Actors



Mike Bamiloye Hits Hard At Nollywood Actors

By John Michael Ojo
Veteran movie producer and actor, Mike Bamiloye has raised concern over the alarming rate of nudity among actors and actresses in  Nigerian home videos.

The Mount Zion Ministries founder who expressed worry  following the recent release of ‘Shanty Town’, where actor, Richard Mofe-Damijo popularly known as RMD and Nancy Isime played a role which many have described to be in contrast with the Nigeria Censored Board, urged filmmakers to be cautious of the role they play as it can have a negative impact on their immediate families and the society at large.

Taking to his Instagram account on Thursday, Bamiloye wrote:

Dear Movie-Maker,
You think you are doing great movies?
You think you are making money?
You think you are getting popular?
Dear Movie Actor!

You have acted in many Movies in Nigeria and all your achievement in life has been that
You have Kissed several ladies and romanced many girls on film set,
The roles you love to play in movies are roles where Men have to kiss you and where you have to play love roles.
My Dear Movie Actor!
Honorable Nollywoodian!
How many Ladies have you kissed on movie sets?

Dear Screen Goddess of the Nollywood Empire,
How many Actors have done love scenes with you in Movies?
Different Mouths have Kissed your mouth in the name of being Professional!
You have been Directed by Lustful Directors to romance Ladies on Film set before More than twenty people who are behind the Camera.
It is like playing love with a woman in the market place!
And your Moral Defenses are breaking down daily before your very eyes!
You can no longer control your lust!

Eh! You! Mr. Man,
You are a married Man, and you are kissing many ladies and your wife and children Are watching you in Movies in their homes and you think things will be alright with your wife?
And you think your Children will be OK in their mind?”

READ ALSO: Why Some Ladies Have Remained Single – Mike Bamiloye

They see their Mother,
Having hot Romance with other men in Movies they watch,
And they watch the reactions of their father
And you think they will be Alright in their Heart and Mind?
You want to be Professional!
You want to win Awards!
You want to be Nominated for OSCAR! Abi?
So you have to subject yourself to many disgusting actions on Movie set!
You have to allow many other men to climb on you before cameras because your want to be a Screen Goddess!
And your husband and children are also watching many of these Movies

How can your Wife be Alright at home while she watches her husband passionately kissing another lady in a Movie!
What will become of your Children later as they have seen their father kissing and romancing other women in movies.
You think console yourself that they know you are Acting as you fondle other ladies Breasts in broad daylight before the whole world!

How will your marriage endure?

How will your Children have the right frame of mind?
How will your Wife still fully trust you in her heart?
How will your husband also not be thinking of trying what you are doing on film set.
How will homes not be breaking?

How will Marriages not be Scattering?
And you think the Society will still be cleaner?
And you think the world will still be a Better place ?
When you are contributing to destroying the fabric of Marriage Institutions!
In which way are you building Homes?
In which way are you Healing broken Marriages?
In which way are you mending the Society?

Our Children can no longer sit comfortably to watch Nigerian movies!
They will see skimpy dresses.
They will see nudity!
They will see open Romance and graphic love-making.
Parents are confused!
Which movies Will our Children watch now?

Nigeria movies are full of ladies who don’t want to wear clothes again!
And men whose heads are going crazy and their body is full of tattoos!

Many Actors have KISSED and ROMANCED Cemetery Ghosts who are masquerading as Movie Actresses!
Lustful and Sexual spirits have possessed some men right on the Movie Sets and they can never have a settled home again!
Unless the Lord intervenes!

Many Marines Spirits have played Love Scenes with many Men and sealed their fate for life!
Many men have donated their destinies on the altar of wicked marine spirits operating as actresses on Movie Sets.

Your Half Nude actress have polluted the heart of our young children!
Your scantily dressed Actresses have manipulated the mindsets of our youths!
Male Actors with Madmen hairstyles and body full of Tattoos have changed the focus of our young ones!

May God rescue us from this Powerful Tool of Manipulation!” Mike Bamiloye.


Read more authentic news on our social media platforms

Continue Reading

Lifestyle & Entertainment

Phyno Reveals Difference Between Polygamy, Baby Mamas



Phyno Reveal The Difference Between Polygamy, Baby Mamas

By John Michael Ojo
Popular award-winning Nigerian rapper, Chibuzor Nelson Azubuike better known professionally as Phyno, has stated that there is a wide margin between those who practice polygamy and those who unintentionally have children out of wedlock.

Phyno disclosed this in a recent interview with a local news outlet where he said polygamy is when one decides to legally marry a second wife while referring to  ‘situation’ as home breaking.

The ‘Fada Fada’ crooner, added that celebrities are often misjudged when they have children out of wedlock as most people see such celebrities as polygamists.

READ ALSO: How An Incurable Disease Stopped Me From Acting Movies – Chidi Mokeme


Phyno however encouraged those who have been caught in the web of  ‘situation’ to own up and take full responsibility for the child/children involved.

He said; “Homes breaking is not polygamy, polygamy is when someone willingly says ‘I’m going to marry two wives,’ some people are caught in a situation and you can’t call that polygamy.  So, let’s be clear, Muslims practice polygamy.

“It can happen to you; it can happen to anyone. If you are caught in a situation, you have to stand up as a man and take responsibility for your child, you can’t call that polygamy. We always have to be clear on this because people come out to this.

“Polygamy is when I say I’m going to marry more than one wife, that’s polygamy. Situation happens to people and they are always unplanned, you called that polygamy.”


Read more authentic news on our social media platforms

Continue Reading

Lifestyle & Entertainment

How An Incurable Disease Stopped Me From Acting Movies – Chidi Mokeme



How An Incurable Disease Stopped Me From Acting Movies - Chidi Mokeme

By John Michael Ojo
Sensational Nollywood actor, Chidi Mokeme has revealed why he stayed off from the movie industry for some while.

Chidi Mokeme whose name has resonated once again after his exceptional display of talent and interpretation of script in a recent movie, ‘Shanty Town,’ stated that he was down with Bell’s Palsy (a viral infection that causes a sudden weakness of muscles on one side of the face making it to droop).

Chidi who likened the infection to a stroke said it affected his personality as an actor hence he couldn’t make any public appearance.

He added that the doctors disclosed to him that the infection could only be managed as it currently does not have a cure.

READ ALSO: Helen Paul Shocked As Google Search Reveals Owner Of Nigeria

“I have been off the scene for a while after we did the promotional tour for 76. Before that  we were preparing to go to the UK on a trip for British International Film Festival.

“I came down with something called Bell’s Palsy. It comes like a stroke and affects one side of your face and this was something the doctor said was incurable; they didn’t know what caused it and how to treat it.

“As an actor you can imagine what I was going through”


Read more authentic news on our social media platforms

Continue Reading

Top Stories

%d bloggers like this: