Widely considered one of Africa’s most talented actors, being honored with an Industry Merit Award by Africa Magic and Lifetime Achievement by Africa Film Academy, Chief Pete Edochie – MON, has publicly endorsed his son, Actor Yul Chibuike Daniel Edochie’s presidential ambition in 2023. Popularly known as Yul Edochie, the actor has hinted that he will seek election as Nigeria’s president in 2023.
In 2017, Yul contested for the governorship election in Anambra on the platform of Democratic Peoples Congress (DPC). He was later appointed Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Creative & Entertainment Media to the Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, in July 2018. The actor, however, resigned a few months later and defected from APGA to join the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Yul Edochie began his sojourn into Nollywood in 2005 when he starred in a movie titled, ‘The Exquirers’, alongside late veteran actors, Justus Esiri and Enebeli Elebuwa. He made his hit in 2007 after featuring alongside Genevieve Nnaji and Desmond Elliot in the movie ‘Wind of Glory’.
In a video posted on Yul’s social media, His father said, “My values are very strong. I have my own children and they are very strong in that regard too. I am not one to be involved in politics. But you see, not all your children are bound to follow you.”
“One of my sons, who incidentally is an actor, has decided that he wants to be a politician. Most of the youngsters have been bugging my phone asking me to endorse my son that they want him as president and l get amused. But they keep insisting daddy, we want Yul to be the president of this country.”
“We like him. He is disciplined, sympathetic, he believes a lot in people. They have bothered me so much that today, I’m hereby present him to you. He has my blessing. He has my endorsement.”
“Any day he decides to veer off from the discipline under which he was raised, l will withdraw him from the race. It shall be well with you son. Since it has been your ambition to go into politics and the desire to run for the presidency of this country, may the good Lord assist you, protect and direct you.”
Watch Davido Perform “Assurance” In “Coming 2 America” Movie
The long awaited snippet of hollywood movie COMING 2 AMERICA 2 which captures the moment superstar singer Davido performed his famous “Assurance” track has finally surfaced online. Davido’s performance comes in scene where King Akeem Joffer of Zamunda illegitimate son (who is crowned the Prince of Zamunda) Lavelle Junson was getting married to his bride (who is the royal groomer) Mirembe in a grand party at the royal palace.
Born David Adedeji Adeleke, the multi-award winning musician and his band created a sultry vibe with a unique rendition of “Assurance,” his smash 2019 single which was released off his sophomore album “A Good Time.” The chart-topping single finds Davido expressing his love towards his new found lover girl Chioma. Davido release the song on chioma birthday which he present her a Porsche.
The 2021 American comedy film that serves as a sequel to the original 1988 film starring Eddie Murphy has been released digitally via Prime Video on March 4, 2021. The film was initially scheduled to be theatrically released by Paramount Pictures on August 7, 2020, but was pushed back to December 18, 2020, before the COVID-19 pandemic began. On November 20, 2020, Amazon Studios acquired the distribution rights to the film for $125 million, and digital released it on Prime Video.
The film is directed by Craig Brewer from a screenplay by Kenya Barris, Barry W. Blaustein, and David Sheffield, and a story by Blaustein, Sheffield, and Justin Kanew, based on characters created by Murphy. It is the second installment in the Coming to America film series, and stars Murphy, Arsenio Hall, Jermaine Fowler, Leslie Jones, Tracy Morgan, KiKi Layne, Shari Headley, Teyana Taylor, Wesley Snipes, and James Earl Jones.
The original motion picture soundtrack was released through Def Jam Recordings on March 5, 2021. In February 2021, Bobby Sessions and Megan Thee Stallion released “I’m a King” as its lead single.
Murphy said there could be a Coming to America 3 when he turns 75, which will be 16 years after the release of Coming 2 America.
Check out Coming 2 America (Amazon Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) here: https://open.spotify.com/album/4nZt8NKX67NCY0UfvuWqdG
LeBron James Takes The Mantle From Michael Jordan In ‘Space Jam- A New Legacy’
The tune Squad have gotten a new team member in the person of Lebron James and they are about to take movie theatres by storm with ‘Space Jam, A new Legacy’. The new Space Jam has got a different style of animation , since the LeBron James cover features the classic 2D animated Tune Squad characters, while the stills from the film teases a 3D style.
Lebron James takes this new role from former basketball legend Michael Jordan. Space Jam: A New Legacy will be out in July 16 in theaters and on HBO Max.
Erica Nlewedim Unveiled As One Of The Lead In The Movie ‘Devil In Agbada’.
Erica Nlewedim, former Big Brother Naija reality star has been unveiled as one of the lead stars in a new Chinneylove Eze production (‘Hire A Woman’) titled ‘Devil In Agbada’.
The forthcoming movie follows the tale of three strangers who team up on a mission to bring down a ruthless politician. ‘Devil In Agbada’ also stars Linda Osifo and Efe Irele in leading roles. Uche Jombo, Desmond Elliot, Uzor Arukwe, Soso Sobrekan, and Nosa Rex join the film’s cast in supporting roles.
Nomzamo Mbatha Landed Her Dream Role In ‘Coming 2 America’ And Is Grateful
Actress, TV personality, UN goodwill ambassador, and entrepreneur with big-name recognition in South Africa, Nomzanzo Mbatha having been cast in ‘Coming 2 America’ is grateful to have encountered such a great opportunity after taking a leap of faith to play in the big ocean. Nomzamo left the cast of the popular telenovela Isibaya, where she had captured the hearts of local audiences’ for seven years in the role of Thandeka because she felt it was time to take the next step.
‘Coming 2 America’ features the lead star, Eddie Murphy, and shows all the major new and returning cast and characters joining the sequel, including the beautiful Mbatha.
Set in the lush and royal country of Zamunda, “Coming 2 America” continues to follow newly crowned King Akeem and his trusted confidante, Semmi, who embark on an all-new hilarious adventure that has them traversing the globe from their great African nation to the borough of Queens, New York – where it all began.
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