Genevieve Nnaji has released the official trailer for her upcoming movie, “Lionheart.”
The movie’s trailer was released by Paris-based movie marketing firm, MPM Premium, on Friday, August 24, 2018 and it will screen for the first time at the festival on Friday, September 7, 2018.
The movie tells the story of a young woman, Adaeze Obiagu (Nnaji), who becomes saddled with the responsibility of running her sick father’s business under the suffocating supervision of an intensely crude and eccentric uncle.
The movie, which aside from being Genevieve’s directorial debut, stars an a number of award winning actors and icons like Genevieve Nnaji, Chika Okpala, Steve Eboh, Pete Edochie, Kanayo O Kanayo, Onyeka Onwenu, Nkem Owoh, Kalu Ikeagwu, Jemima Osunde, Yakubu Mohammed, Sani Muazu, Rapper Phyno and Singer Peter Okoye.
Written by C.J Fiery Obasi based on a screenplay by Ishaya Bako and Emil Garuba, “Lionheart” is executive produced by The Entertainment Network (TEN), which was founded in partnership with Chinny Onwugbenu.