Wale Adenuga features 11 stars in new film ‘Knockout’
Renowned Nigerian filmmaker and Managing Director of Wale Adenuga Productions, Mr. Wale Adenuga is set to release a star-studded Nigerian Cinema movie ‘Knockout’, a comic thriller, this Easter for movie lovers.
The film, ‘Knockout’, which is set to hit Nigeria cinemas nationwide on April 19 features 11 A-list Nollywood actors such as Chiwetalu Agu, Toyin Abraham, Patience Ozokwor popularly known as Mama G, Odunlade Adekola, Sola Sobowale, Ngozi Nwosu, Jide Kosoko, Segun Arinze, Desmond Elliot, Hafiz Oyetoro, Ali Nuhu and comedians Kenny Blaq, Charles Okocha, Woli Arole, Gbenga Adeyinka, and Klint Da Drunk.
Directed by one of Nigeria’s leading female directors, Patience Oghre, ‘Knockout’ tells the story of comical occurrences that took over a community after the news about a boxing competition with a cash prize of One Billion Naira ($3 Million) broke out. This sends a group of people into a hilarious frenzy, after which they devise mischievous means to participate with firm eyes on the prize monies.
The ‘clumsy boxer’ they choosed and the crazy characters they meet along the way sparked off the intrigues that characterizes the film, ‘Knockout’.
However, a post on the official handle of the production outfit, ‘Waleadenugaproductions reads:
“It is official guys! We know you have been anticipating for this…oya save this poster first! 💃🕺 KNOCKOUT is the best comedy movie you will see in your life time!
In cinemas from Easter Friday April 19, 2019.”
While another post on @ waplimited reads:
“Get ready to laugh!!! From @knock_out_film – It is gonna be hilarious. It is gonna get you rolling on the floor. It will rip your belly apart. It will make you want more. The biggest, the funniest It is…”
The filming started in 2018 and the cast and crew, spent six productive months on several beautiful locations across the country for the production.