As it’s become almost a tradition with Sparrow, we had intentions to release a Christmas movie this year. However by March we quickly realized a far more important story was developing. The World Health Organization (WHO) had just declared the coronavirus a global pandemic, and in Accra there were so many stories unfolding about how we were going to deal with … Read the rest
Looks like the Ghanaian Movie Industry is gradually pushing some weigh as the much anticipated ‘Drops of Happiness’ movie is set to premiere at the Silverbird Cinemas in Accra as well as the Watch and Dine cinema in Kumasi on Saturday April 4.
Drops of happiness which is produced by Ghanaian Actress/ Producer Rabby Bray was shot in some modern … Read the rest
Organisers of the 2019 Ghana Movie Awards have released nominations for the award ceremony scheduled for December 20 at the National Theatre in Accra.
Among movies which made the list are Sin City, Gold Coast Lounge, Getting Married, Away Bus, Business As Usual Adoma, A.B.A.D and 40 Looks Good On You
The above mentioned movies are all competing for Best … Read the rest
After a successful London début last month, the casts and crew of the most talked about movie, arguably in 2019, SHUKI is set to find its place in the hearts of all movie enthusiasts on the 3rd of August, from 7:00pm (first show) and 9:00pm (second show) – with Kofi Adjorlolo, Frank Artus, James Gardener, Peter Ritchie, Matilda Asare, … Read the rest
Actress and producer, Yvonne Nelson will on Val’s Day February 14 outdoor a new movie titled, Sin City with a grand premiere at the Silverbird Cinemas in Accra.Movie fans will be taken through yet another exciting cinema experience while they also learn from the movie.Sin City tackles some of the difficulties in marriage and relationships, covering the mysteries of love, … Read the rest
The 2018 edition of Ghana Movie Awards (GMA) won’t come off this weekend as announced earlier.
Organisers have postponed the ceremony to next week Sunday, December 30, 2018.
This follows some undisclosed recommendations by some entertainment journalists who form part of this year’s board of academy for the awards.
The decision to postpone the ceremony, NEWS-ONE gathered, was reached at … Read the rest
After several years of hibernation, one of the greatest production company on the continent of Africa, Venus Film Production has emerged in a unique style to claim its rightful spot in the movie industry, especially in Ghana. The Production company which spotted and exposed natural talents like Jackie Appiah, Kalsoume Sinare, Nadia Buari, John Dumelo, Christabel Ekeh, the list is … Read the rest
For decades, countries in Africa have been saddled with issues of child trafficking. In the past few years, the problem has been increasing. In the 2014 Global report by UN, children trafficking increased by 5% from 2007-2010.
Child trafficking has become an international problem affecting millions of people and many countries around the world.
This is why; a well-established screen … Read the rest
A Picture circulating on social media has the face of a lead character in the series What’s Up Online Series who could be seen in bed with a strange lady.
From the pic the guy in question is called Abu Amoako who is better known in the series as A.J. whiles the lady is alleged to be called Gifty Asante … Read the rest
The role of the film industry in the development agenda of any nation cannot be taken for granted in any way. Nations across the world have proven that film, when properly catered for, contributes enormously to the Gross Domestic Product of the nation.
In June, 2017, the Ghana Academy of Film and Television Arts (GAFTA) held an engagement with some … Read the rest
Cine-God Studios is set to premiere it’s latest movie, ‘Hashtag’ at the Silverbird Cinemas on 19th October and in Kumasi at the Watch and Dine Cinemas on 26th October.
‘Hashtag’ aims at highlighting the pros and most especially cons of social media and the pressures of living in a virtual world.
The movie stars a host of talented actors and … Read the rest
Christabel Ekeh’s “Thank you Jesus” lifestyle has come to stay as she has kept her personality positive and decent in recent months.
Sometime last year July, Christabel Ekeh sent shockwaves throughout the country after she splashed nude photos of herself squatting in a garden at an unidentified location in Accra.
Her daring move attracted backlash from the public and industry … Read the rest
Many are those who hold in high esteem the adage that “education is the only key to success”. But this notwithstanding, others have risen to successful positions in life without education.
One of such individuals, who have defied the adage to become successful, is actor, Kojo Nkansah, affectionately called ‘DJ Lil Win’.
Interestingly, Kwadwo Nkansah, who dropped out of school … Read the rest
Ghanaian actor, Chris Attoh, has arrived in Accra ahead of the premiere of the movie, Bad Luck Joe on Friday, October 5.
Chris Attoh, who has been in the United States for some months now filming a movie called An Accidental Zombie, arrived in Ghana this afternoon.
He plays a playboy in the movie and in an interview with Showbiz … Read the rest
Ghanaian fine-boy actor, Fiifi Coleman has revealed that he earns more money in theatre production than he does in movies.
In the early 2000’s, theatre production and movies were booming and it gave performers and actors the revenue they needed to sustain the industry. One popular theatre art is the renowned Key Soap Concert party which dies off due to … Read the rest
Zafaa Global Awards is an annual event that stands shoulder to shoulder with other reputable foreign awards such as the American OSCAR, the British BAFTA and Indian BOLLYWOOD Movie Awards.
It recognises African filmmakers, actors and other contributing personalities in the Diaspora. ZAFAA aims at promoting African movies and culture, as well as compliment African artists with their foreign counterparts… Read the rest
Some of the crème de la crème of the film industry are expected to be in Tamale on October 12 for the major premiere of the new award-winning Ghanaian film, ‘Azali’.The premiere ceremony will come off at the Radach Hotel in Tamale.It will be preceded by the film’s cast embarking on a media tour in the area.Among… Read the rest
ylofon View, an online cinema platform for movie premieres has been launched in Accra.
The initiative of Zylofon Arts Fund (ZAF) was launched on Friday, 7th September, 2018 at the Zylofon Media headquarters at East Legon in Accra.
Frank Kwabena Owusu, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Zylofon Arts Fund has urged Film producers who have current movies which … Read the rest
One of the biggest problems facing the Ghanaian movie industry is challenges in distribution, however media giant, Zylofon Media has taken a step to help make situations better through one of its outfits, Zylofon Arts Fund (ZAF).
In a series of interviews, movie producers complained of the lack of cinemas and how the few available ones take fifty percent of … Read the rest
Local filmmakers have called on government to grant them some tax incentives to help save the industry.
Director at Farmhouse Productions Ltd., Ivan Quashigah, who spoke to Joy Business believes this will go a long way to resuscitate the industry.
He disclosed that the high cost of movie exhibition and importation of equipment is the reason many producers are pulling … Read the rest