Tyler Perry To Play Lead Role In HBO Biopic Of Oscar Micheaux

American actor, comedian and filmmaker, Tyler Perry has been cast in HBO‘s biopic of pioneering African-American filmmaker Oscar Micheaux. Variety reports that Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are spear-heading the project through Sony Pictures TV but still under the banner of their own Storyline Entertainment. Tyler Perry is billed to be an Executive Producer and will also play the lead…

Award-winning Nigerian Writer & Filmmaker Onyeka Nwelue Shares Pictures to Celebrate the Release of his New Novel – The Beginning of Everything Colourfu

29 year-old award-winning Nigerian writer, filmmaker and teacher, Onyeka Nwelue has released his new novel, The Beginning of Everything Colourful (Hattus Books) in the United States of America, after 7 years of publishing his debut novel, The Abyssinian Boy (DADA Books) which won the TM Aluko Prize for Fiction, the Ibrahim Tahir Prize for First Book and the Prince Claus…