Movie review: ‘Gangs of Lagos’ premiere and others
Much-awaited, “Gangs of Lagos,” a feisty crime thriller from celebrated multi-talented Jade Osiberu has been released today.
On Thursday, icons from the Nigerian film and fashion industries gathered for the premiere of the movie that has courted the interests of many Nigerians who had spiritedly been counting down to the D-day of its release.
The film is co-produced by Osiberu and Kemi Lala Akindoju.
The movie stars Tobi Bakare (“Sugar Rush”), Adesua Etomi-Wellington (“The Wedding Party”) and musician-turned-actor Chike.
Other high-profile casts include Chioma Akpotha, Bimbo Ademoye, Zlatan Ibile, Iyabo Ojo and Tayo Faniran.
It tells the story of three childhood friends struggling to escape Isale Eko, only to find the pull of the criminal underworld drawing them back in.