Tag: Chiwetel Ejiofor

Award-winning Actor, Chiwetel Ejiofor Was In Nigeria For His Sister’s Traditional Marriage In Enugu

The award-winning actor was in Nigeria recently for his sister, Kandibe Ejiofor’s traditional wedding. Kandibe, a medical doctor got married to her Yoruba beau, Dele in their hometown of Enugu. Their sister, CNN anchor, Zain Asher is also pictured in blue dancing in the background.

Chiwetel Ejiofor Covers Mode Men Magazine’s April 2014 Issue

British – Nigeria Chiwetel Ejiofor is the cover star for the 8th Anniversary Issue of Mode Men Magazine. On the cover, the Academy Award nominated actor is all smiles with his glasses on as he speaks to the magazine on his role, memories of Nigeria and the adaptation of Chimamanda[Read More…]

Compliments Roll In For ‘Half Of A Yellow Sun’ Movie At London Premiere

‘Half of a yellow sun’ movie is already being considered by movie lovers in London, United kingdom as one of Nigeria’s finest brands. The movie is an adaptation of Chimamanda Adichie‘s novel, Half Of A Yellow Sun. The movie which reflects on Nigeria’s Civil war, love and family life was[Read More…]

The Sun Sets In April! Half Of A Yellow Sun Comes To Lagos

The much awaited Lagos premiere of Biyi-Bandele‘s directed Half Of A Yellow Sun Movie has been set for Friday 25th April, 2014. Half Of A Yellow Sun is the adaptation of Award Winning Author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie‘s second novel which goes by the same title. The World Premiere of the[Read More…]

Checkout Transcript Of Lupita Nyong’o’s Oscar Award Acceptance Speech

Mexican born-Kenyan raised actress, Lupita Nyong’o last night (Sunday) won the Oscar for best supporting actress for her role as Patsey in Steve McQueen’s “12 Years a Slave.” 12 years a slave is surprisingly, her first film. During her acceptance speech, she came close to tears severally. She appreciated her[Read More…]

Red Carpet Magic From The 2014 Oscar Awards. Check Out What You Favourite Stars Rocked On The Red Carpet

The 86th edition of the Annual Academy Awards was hosted successfully yesterday (Sunday 2nd March 2014) at the Dolby Theatre, California, USA. Your favourite movies stars, musicians, the high and mighty in the entertainment industry.

Chiwetel Ejiofor Bags BAFTA’s Best Actor Award

British actor, Chiwetelu ‘Chiwetel’ Umeadi Ejiofor   has won the best actor prize at the 2014 BAFTAs. He won the laurel for his role in the slavery drama, 12 Years a Slave. The actor had words of praises for the director of the movie, Steve McQueen as he received the[Read More…]

The 2014 Hollywood issue of Essence Magazine features Michael B. Jordan, Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey & Chiwetel Ejiofor

The 2014 Hollywood issue of Essence Magazine features Michael B. Jordan, Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey and Chiwetel Ejiofor. The magazine celebrates a great Hollywood year with the following dark skinned screen gods and goddess Chiwetel Ejiofor– Solomon Northup in 12 Years a Slave, Oprah Winfrey– Gloria Gaines in Lee Daniels’[Read More…]

George Clooney, Idris Elba, Julia Roberts, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Lupita And More Cover Vanity Fair 2014 Hollywood Issue

Vanity Fair in its 20th Annual Hollywood issue celebrates a great movie year and they have some special actors on this three-panelled foldout by their contributing photographer, Annie Leibovitz. Some of the celebrities on this one are: Julia Roberts (August: Osage County), Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave), Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers[Read More…]

Chiwetel Ejiofor, Lupita Nyong’o Among Others Nominated For The 2014 Academy Awards (Oscars) | See Full List!

The nominations for the 86th Annual Academy Awards have been announced and British-Nigerian actor Chiwetel Ejiofor and Africa’s Lupita Nyong’o are nominated for the Oscars. The two actors starred in the movie – 12 Years a Slave, and the movie was also nominated for the Oscars.. The awards ceremony will[Read More…]