Veteran actor, producer, filmmaker, and director Kunle Afolayan and his crew has arrived to Senegal to continue their shoot of the movie Citation.
Kunle Afolayan is set for the release of his latest movie “Citation”. The film is a college drama on a female post-graduate student who has to find a way of dealing with harassment from a lecturer.
It aims to empower women to stand up for themselves in the society. The cast includes Joke Silvia, Jimmy Jean – Louis, Ini Edo,Temi Otedola, Yomi Fash-Lanso, Adjetey Anang, Gabriel Afolayan, Sadiq Daba, Bukunmi Oluwashina, among others.
Daughter of Nigerian billionaire businessman and fashion designer, Temi Otedola is making her debut appearance in the Nigerian movie industry. While speaking with the press she said “I am honored to work with a great producer being my first time in the movie industry. She further said that Afolayan is a great producer and his movies are always distinct, educational and informative. This movie is giving voice to the voiceless and creating an avenue for people to stand up for fellow ladies and women that are being harassed and molested. Temi plays the lead character Moremi Oluwa.
Afolayan spoke on the reason he chose Temi to play the lead role in his movie. He said, “I used to wonder at how energetic and enterprising she is. Then, when I saw her on a CNN programme, her talent seeped through and I would like to work with her. Here we are”