Tag: King of Boys

Culture Intelligence from REDAugust 31, 2021

What King of Boys has wrought goes beyond film | The art of subtle ad placement

It could be a toast to the story of the century being published, at last. A casual conversation about what ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaSeptember 17, 2020

Nigeria to celebrate 60th Anniversary for a year, FG to create new Anti-corruption agency | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

The Federal Government on Wednesday, said Nigeria’s 60th anniversary would be a low-key celebration in view of the prevailing COVID-19 ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaJune 12, 2020

New Nollywood: Can a sequel ruin a good movie?

by Toluwanimi Onakoya As an avid movie watcher, you’ve probably heard of the school of thought that a sequel can never ...

Bernard DayoApril 7, 2020

7 Nollywood movies and shows to stream while stuck in quarantine

We are now in another week of Coronavirus lockdown, and stay-at-home entertainment is proving to be a surviving tool. People ...

Bernard DayoOctober 28, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Despite #AMAA2019 losing its buzz, ‘King of Boys’ won Best Nigerian Film

Did you watch last night’s Africa Movie Academy Awards? Very likely you didn’t. The AMAAs used to be Africa’s buzziest, ...

Bernard DayoSeptember 25, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: After 34 days in detention, journalist Agba Jalingo to be arraigned

The Nigerian Police will arraign journalist and rights activist, Agba Jalingo, on Wednesday, September 25th at the Federal High Court ...

Bernard DayoSeptember 20, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Something doesn’t add up about the arrest of the alleged serial killer in Port Harcourt

The Nigerian Police in a series of tweets yesterday revealed they have arrested the notorious serial killer in Port Harcourt, ...

Bernard DayoJuly 9, 2019

Kemi Adetiba wants to know if you’d watch a Nollywood horror movie in the cinema

The first thing that came to my mind after seeing Kemi Adetiba’s King of Boys is how beautiful it would ...

Bernard DayoJuly 3, 2019

”King of Boys” is coming to Amazon Prime Video with extra footage and we are ready!

Kemi Adetiba‘s King of Boys still remains one of the buzziest, crowd-pleasing films from 2018, dominating the box-office for months ...

Bernard DayoJune 10, 2019

Kemi Adetiba has teased a ‘King of Boys’ sequel because why not

Kemi Adetiba’s King of Boys was one of the buzziest movies of 2018, and quite brilliant too, never mind that ...

Bernard DayoMarch 11, 2019

Here are the 9 movies screening at the 2019 NollywoodWeek Paris Film Festival

Undoubtedly, Nollywood movies have gained such global appeal and sustained a fascination that they are always in demand. From international ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 31, 2019

Here’s why iLLBliss won’t be starring in a movie soon since making his debut in ‘King of Boys’

Undoubtedly, Kemi Adetiba’s King of Boys was a smash and it has its talented cast to thank for that. Importantly, ...

Bernard DayoDecember 14, 2018

‘Deadpool 2,’ ‘King of Boys’ amongst most searched movies on Google in Nigeria for 2018

Popular search engine Google has recently released its annual Year in Search for 2018, a compilation that highlights the trends ...

Bernard DayoDecember 13, 2018

‘King of Boys’ reportedly grosses N200m at box office, maintains number one spot for seven weeks

Kemi Adetiba’s political thriller King of Boys is now a bonafide box office darling, with a reported N200 million earnings ...

Bernard DayoNovember 29, 2018

Kemi Adetiba’s ‘King of Boys’ is still ruling the box office for a fifth consecutive week

Kemi Adetiba’s surprising smash King of Boys is still making big moves, dominating the box office for a fifth consecutive ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqNovember 15, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 15th of November

Follow the links to read up the stories and analyses on YNaija:         Is John Abayomi the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 15, 2018

Kemi Adetiba’s King of Boys grosses N100m at the cinemas

AY Makun’s Merry Men and Kemi Adetiba’s King of Boys are leading the pack for the highest grossing Nollywood movies ...

Bernard DayoNovember 11, 2018

Kemi Adetiba’s ‘King of Boys’ is a feminist love letter to Nigerian women

Kemi Adetiba’s sophomore project King of Boys is many things, from political quasi-thriller to a work that is tart, macabre, ...

Otaigbe EwoigbokhanNovember 7, 2018

King of Boys: An unvarnished look into the seedy underbelly of the Lagos elite

Kemi Adetiba’s King of Boys is a coming of age film and a departure from the mundane theme of comedy ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 29, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 29th of October

Follow the links to read up the stories and analyses on YNaija:     Film Review: ‘King of Boys’ is ...

Wilfred OkicheOctober 29, 2018

Film Review: ‘King of Boys’ is everything and nothing you expect

Director Kemi Adetiba is one of Nigeria’s experimental auteurs. That much was made clear from the scene that played out at ...

Bernard DayoOctober 27, 2018

‘King of Boys’ will now show in cinemas today after the movie was recut (shortened)

After Kemi Adetiba’s second directorial feature King of Boys premiered last week, with celebrities adhering to a royal gangster theme, ...

Bernard DayoSeptember 5, 2018

Why the ‘King of Boys’ trailer takes the spot as the best trailer of the year

Nollywood movie trailers are inherently hard to understand. You know I’m right. Go to YouTube and see for yourself; it’s ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 10, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 10th of August

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: You guys, the trailer for Kemi Adetiba’s “King of ...

Bernard DayoAugust 10, 2018

You guys, the trailer for Kemi Adetiba’s “King of Boys” is here and it will make your heart race

First of all, take a bow, Kemi Adetiba. The official trailer for her sophomore film project King of Boys has ...

Bernard DayoMay 23, 2018

We now know what Kemi Adetiba’s “King of Boys” is all about

The press rollout for Kemi Adetiba’s upcoming movie King of Boys has been reliant on the element of suspense. Take, ...

Bernard DayoMay 9, 2018

We are still being teased by Kemi Adetiba’s upcoming film “King of Boys

Straight to the point, the just-released teaser for Kemi Adetiba’s sophomore film King of Boys is inscrutable. I have seen ...

AzeezJanuary 18, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: Davido threatens to publish names of his debtors | More stories

Here’s everything you may have missed in entertainment yesterday and others that unraveled through the night. Davido is publishing a ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 9, 2018

[The Film Blog] Kemi Adetiba has an upcoming film and it’s called “King of Boys”

As one of the few female directors in Nigeria who have successfully helmed the country’s best selling film, everyone has ...

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