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Movies of Sunday, 16 August 2020


Actor Nkem Owoh to reprise iconic role in ‘Osuofia Goes to Miami’

Legendary Nigerian actor, Nkem Owoh, popularly known as Osuofia is set to reprise his role in the iconic movie, ‘Osuofia in London’ in a new one ‘Osuofia Goes To Miami’.

This was confirmed by movie entrepreneur, Charles Okpaleke, who said the production is being handled by his outfit, Play Network Studios.

Announcing the news via his Instgram page, Okpaleke said: “One thing I can assure you is when cinemas return, we’ve got it all lined up for the viewers till 2023! It’s called back to back! Let’s tell our stories the right way.”

The film will be shot in Miami, U.S. and directed by Agozie Ugwu

'Osuofia Goes To Miami' comes 16 years after the 'Osuofia in London', produced and directed by ace filmmaker, Kingsley Ogoro.

Owoh,62, played the lead role in the film which was a box office hit. The film earned him critical acclaim and the nickname, Osuofia.

It told the story of Osuofia who arrives in London straight from his village in Africa. This was after he inherited the vast estate of his deceased brother who left the village years before and amassed a fortune in London, Premium Times, reports.

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