Isabella Akinseye

Critic

Nigeria

Isabella Akinseye is a Media entrepreneur, educationist, host and producer of Africana Literati

Alter Ego

Date: 21 Jul 2017 Category: TV/Film
5.0 Rating
Directed by Moses Inwang, ‘Alter Ego’ follows the story of a successful lawyer, Adaora Igwe (Omotola Jalade Ekeinde) who passionately defends the less privileged and sexually abused of society at no cost. She is also a secret nymphomaniac who picks up different men, enjoys them for a while and pays them off. She opens up to billionaire philanthropist, Timothy Ighodaro (Wale Ojo) about her past and together the two travel across Nigeria spr ...

Banana Island Ghost

Date: 04 Aug 2017 Category: TV/Film
9.0 Rating
Arguably, the most talked about and highly anticipated Nollywood movie of 2017, ‘Banana Island Ghost’ is finally here. Directed by BB Sasore (‘Before 30’) and produced by media maverick Biola Alabi (‘Bukas and Joints’), the star studded action comedy follows the story of a ghost (Patrick Diabuah) who has three days to fall in love with his soul mate, the cantankerous firecracker Ijeoma (Chioma ‘Chigul’ Omeruah). Ijeoma has three d ...

Lotanna

Date: 08 Apr 2017 Category: TV/Film
5.0 Rating
Celebrity stylist turned publisher (Fame magazine), Ifan is at it again and this time, Nollywood has taken his fancy. He wears several hats in his debut production, ‘Lotanna’ including actor, costumier, producer and even takes credit for creating the story. ‘Lotanna,’ after several years in the making with a change of cast finally premiered at the Nigerian box office this month. Directed by Toka Mcbaror, the movie stars Liz Benson Amey ...

The Wedding Party

Date: 01 Jan 2017 Category: TV/Film
5.0 Rating
‘The Wedding Party’ needs no introduction. It is the movie that made and broke records. Who would have ever thought a Nigerian film could clean out at the box office? 450 million Naira. Think about it. Let it sink in. Anything after this will be seen as jara (extra). And as I write this, ‘The Wedding Party’ is still making money from other sources and in other climes. A shame though that the flick fell into the hands of the pirates. But t ...