Kunle Afolayan Lands Feature In US Variety Magazine
By Ayodele Olubuse
Award-winning director, Kunle Afolayan is gaining more global recognition with his latest movie, The C.E.O.
The 41-year-old filmmaker was recently featured in American Magazine Variety, where he talked about his latest movie, The C.E.O and also the challenges of Nollywood.
He was described as one of the ‘helmers lensing pics with broader appeal’ by the magazine and Kunle took the opportunity to reveal that despite the problem of piracy in Nollywood, he remains dedicated to maturing his craft and bringing the best to the Nigerian movie.
Yesterday, The C.E.O was premièred in an unconventional style at the Muritala Muhammed International Airport, with guests getting a first glimpse of the movie aboard a flight from Lagos to Paris. The highly rated movie will be getting its theatrical première on the opening night of the Nollywood Week film festival which kicks off today.