Jara: Celebrating dynamic talent

14 May 2015
What you may have missed on Jara last night.
Jara: Celebrating dynamic talent

The movie Lost Trust is an exciting psychological thriller produced by Chioma Okoye. It stars Paul Smbo, Lilian Esoro, Jide Kosoko and others. Jara was on set for last night’s juicy behind the scenes feature. We also counted down the ‘Top 5 Nollywood Crossover Actors’ from the Kannywood industry.

Bola Agbaje is an award-winning British playwright of Nigerian origin, who is under commission with Paines Plough and Tiata Fahodzi. She is responsible for the brilliant book ‘Gone Too Far’, which was subsequently turned into a movie Jara profiles this dynamic playwright. Jara had an enlightening conversation with this dynamic talent.

Saidi Balogun is a famous Yoruba movie actor and producer. In 2013, he produced an English film called ‘You or I’ that featured an all-Caucasian cast acting alongside himself. Last night, Jara reviewed the movie.

Taking the Jara hot seat was actor and comedian Saheed Mohammed, popularly known as Funky Mallam. He started as an actor in popular television soaps like Paradise Park and Face-To-Face and has featured in many other works in the industry including AMVCA award-winning movie ‘October 1’ by Kunle Afolayan.

Jara airs every Wednesday at 19:30 on AfricaMagic Showcase.