After its first teaser, Chief Daddy from the stable of EbonyLife Films will be premiered at Oriental Hotel in Lekki, Lagos soon. In usual EbonyLife fashion, the premiere will be a grand affair, with a guest list including dignitaries, business moguls, celebrities and socialites.
The dramatic comedy, Chief Daddy, written by Bode Asinyanbi and directed by Niyi Akinmolayan chronicles the sudden death of wealthy and extremely generous Chief Beecroft, and the events that unfold subsequently. The movie, which features unique and eccentric characters, combines drama, comedy and a very catchy soundtrack.
After the premiere on December 2, the movie opens in cinemas from December 14th. Executive Producer, Mo Abudu is looking forward to another landmark event. “Every year, the cream of Lagos society shows up for our extraordinary premieres and this will be no exception. This time, with Chief Daddy, we are going to have even more fun with fashion, while unveiling what promises to be the biggest movie of 2018. For those fortunate enough to be invited, we promise a wonderful occasion and a hilarious, highly enjoyable, family film,” she said in a statement.
The movie is featuring star-studded cast, which includes Bisola Aiyeola, Funke Akindele, Zainab Balogun, Shaffy Bello, Lepacious Bose, Ini Edo, Dakore Egbuson-Akande, Linda Ejiofor, Mawuli Gavor, Kate Henshaw, Ayo Lijadu, Jude ‘MI’ Abaga, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Beverly Naya, Chinedu ‘Nedu’ Ani, Uti Nwachukwu, Taiwo Obileye, Chioma ‘Chigul’ Omeruah, Rachel Oniga, Beverly Osu, Nkem Owoh, Patience Ozokwor and Joke Silva.
Also featured is entertainer, rapper and two-time AMVCA winner, Folarin ‘Falz’ Falana, who may be the breakout star of this movie.