Veteran Nollywood actresses, Omotola Jalade and Genevieve Nnaji get featured in a new blockbuster movie.
Omotola took to her Instagram account to share a captionless photo of the unreleased film.
The movie will be released in August; as her followers took to the comment section to react, stressing that the unreleased movie is a blockbuster already.
The movie is titled Ije, meaning The Journey.
Recall that this is not the first time the actresses has been featured together in a movie,
The blockbuster movie, Ije, which took over the cinemas when it was first released in 2012 eventually, became one of the highest-grossing Nigerian movies ever produced; sold over N60 million copies at the cinemas.
A major reason for this achievement was attributed to the fact that two of Nollywood’s most talented, Genevieve Nnaji and Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, played the lead roles.
However, the producer, Chinese Anyaene, a Masters degree holder in Film Making from the New York Film Academy, disclosed it was not easy getting the two actresses to work together.
“When I was even thinking of approaching them, a lot of people discouraged me saying the pair don’t talk but I went ahead to ‘chase’ them for months,”