Content Distribution

Jul 20, 2021  |  Netflix And Nigeria's Film One Entertainment Sets Global Release Date For "76"

FilmOne Entertainment has announced that its new feature film - "76" - will soon be available to audiences on the global streaming service, Netflix, beginning August 4, 2021. '76,' is a film produced by Adonis Production and Princewills Trust and ...


Jul 12, 2021  |  StarTimes And Wakaati TV Adapts "Ile Alayo" Into A TV Series

StarTimes, in collaboration with Wakaati TV and Nollywood actor Femi Adebayo, will premiere the Ile Alayo comedy series, which is based on the blockbuster film. Mr Macaroni, Broda Shaggi, Woli Agba, Odunlade Adekola, Mercy Aigbe, Adebayo Salami, Lateef Adedimeji, Dele ...


Jul 08, 2021  |  Kenya: 'Wildlife Warriors' And KBC Showcase African Perspectives On Wildlife

Wildlife Warriors, a wildlife conservation documentary series, made-in-Kenya has returned to the screens after a two-year break. The new season's first episode, produced by WildlifeDirect and new partners, the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC) TV, premiered on June 26 and focuses ...


Jul 06, 2021  |  "Devilsdorp" - SA's First True Crime Series - To Premiere July 29 On Showmax

Devilsdorp, Showmax's first Original true-crime docu-series, will focus on a string of cult murders that occurred in South Africa between 2012 and 2016. The Krugersdorp Killings, commonly known as the Appointment Murders, are the subject of the series. It builds ...


U.S Lionsgate Acquires Its First Nollywood Film Distribution Right

Lionsgate, a prominent American film production and distribution company, has acquired the rights to distribute the 2020 blockbuster Nigerian film 'A Soldier's Story 2: Return from the Dead'. The film has become the first in Nollywood to be distributed by ...

Netflix Launches First African Reality Show "Young, Famous, and African"

Netflix, in partnership with Peace Hyde, has added another astounding achievement for the creation of the first-ever African Netflix reality series, "Young, Famous, and African." Peace Hyde, a British-Ghanaian, and well-known TV host, creator, journalist, entrepreneur, and activist, also acts ...

Cameroon: Netflix Scores For English-Speaking Minority

Cameroon's booming film industry will reach another milestone this month, with the release of two additional films on Netflix. Following the release of Therapy and The Fisherman's Diary earlier this year, the number of Cameroonian movies available on the ...

Multichoice Secures 'Friends: The Reunion' Broadcasting Rights

Multichoice has confirmed that they have secured broadcasting rights to the much-awaited HBO Max special, 'Friends: The Reunion'. The Friends: The Reunion special, also known as 'The One Where They Get Back Together will broadcast on DSTV's M-Net channel in ...

'Kegumbo Okegumbo' A Namibian Short Film To Premiere On DSTV

'Kegumbo Okegumbo', a Namibian short film, has been selected to form part of the Colours of Africa film series, which features 16 films produced by Multichoice Talent Factory (MTF) Academy's Class of 2020. The short film directed by Hilma Sheehama, ...

Multichoice Promotes Its African Telenovela Channel!

Multichoice has announced the debut of its first African-focused telenovela channel - "Novela Magic" - via the DSTV platform. The channel is set to provide subscribers with various African content exploring African cultures, languages, and African diversity through original homegrown ...

MTV Base Releases Amapiano Docu-Series After Legal Issues

In 2019 Arthur Sebela created a docu-series that would follow the development of the music genre, amapiano, by interviewing some of the pioneers and participants of the genre and some music veterans and insiders. Before its debut, Arthur Sebela received ...

Netflix To Have Exclusive Rights To Nigerian 'One Lagos Night' Film

According to BMA's media sources, global streaming giant, Netflix, has been confirmed to have acquired exclusive rights to Nollywood's 'One Lagos Night', scheduled to be released on 29 May 2021. Produced by prolific film producer Ekene Som Mekwunye, the story ...

Nigerian REDTV Lifestyle Channel Launches Ghanaian Series

Nigeria-based Lifestyle channel REDTV has announced the launch of its newly Ghanaian developed and produced show about power, marriage, politics, love, and celebrity life. ‘Public Figure’ is set to be released to air on REDTV’s YouTube channel on 19 May ...

"Listing Jozi - Million Rand Real Estate" - BBC Studios Reality TV Show To Debut In June

BBC Studios Africa has revealed its plans to expand its localised content slate, now seen through its new show Listing Jozi, a show set to follow realty brokers from some of the top firms in South Africa. The million-rand estate ...