Filmmaker, Obi Emelonye is set to take his craft to the next level with Badamasi, a film which will chronicle the life of General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida.
Obi made this announcement during a press conference on Tuesday, February 7, 2017.
The Filmmaker revealed that the Badamasi will reveal many of the “darkest” events in the life of Babangida.
Emelonye is know for such works as The Mirror Boy, Oxford Gardens and Last Flight to Abuja.
The time has come for Nollywood Filmmakers to make big bold moves such as this
A little background information on Obi Emelonye.
He was a former professional footballer
He has a degree in Law and Theater Arts
He practiced Law for a few years before turning to his first love: films
He was head of production at BEN TV for many years
He won Best Sound Editor at the 2014 African Magic Viewers Choice Award