The Bling Lagosians
The Bling Lagosians is a 2019 Nigerian drama film, written by Anthony Kehinde Joseph and directed and co-produced by Bolanle Austen-Peters. It premiered on June 16, 2019 in Lagos. It stars Bunmi Aboderin, Toyin Abraham, Tana Adelana, Osas Ighodaro, Alexx Ekubo, Ayoola Ayolola, and Jide Kosoko.
|The Bling Lagosians|
|Directed by||Bolanle Austen-Peters|
|Written by||Anthony Kehinde Joseph|
|Screenplay by||Anthony Kehinde Joseph|
|Produced by||Bolanle Austen-Peters|
|Distributed by||FilmOne Distributions|
|Box office||₦ 120 million|
The Bling Lagosians centers around the Holloways, a wealthy Lagos family and their mother Mopelola, who is about to celebrate her 51st birthday party. There are individual feuds and fights between family members. Their father Akin takes steps to prevent the foreclosure of the family's business by the Asset Management Corporation.
- Demidun played by Osas Ighodaro Ajibade
- Tokunbo played by Sharon Ooja
- George played by Jimmy Odukoya
- Akin Holloway played by Gbenga Titiloye
- Mopelola Holloway played by Elvina Ibru
- Nnamdi Agu played by Alexx Ekubo
- Baba Eko played by Jide Kosoko
- Oge Briggs played by Winihin Jemede
- Adunni Fernandez aka Iya Oge played by Toyin Abraham
Awards and NominationsEdit
|2020||Best of Nollywood Awards||Movie with the Best Cinematography||Won|||
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