Nollywood Royalty Unites At Premiere Of Blacksmith ‘Alagbede’

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Nollywood Royalty Unites At Premiere Of Blacksmith ‘Alagbede’
 
The stars aligned at Filmhouse Circle Mall, Lekki, this Friday, April 19th, as Nollywood veterans and rising luminaries graced the premiere of “Blacksmith (Alagbede)” in a spectacular display of glamour and celebration.
 
From Femi Adebayo to Eniola Ajao, Odunlade Adekola to Iyabo Ojo, Lizzy Anjorin to Dayo Amusa, the red carpet was ablaze with the presence of Nollywood’s finest. Joining the festivities were Mercy Aigbe, Ojopagogo, Rose Odika, Jide Awobona, Taiwo Ibikunle, Biola Fowosere, Bimbo Oshin, Bose Akinola, Ronke Oshodioke, Kemity, Ayo Adesanya, Lukman Raji, Sola Kosoko, Yemi Solade, Antar Laniyan, and the legendary Salawa Abeni, among many others.
 
The premiere of “Blacksmith (Alagbede)” last night was a whirlwind of excitement and jubilation, with guests reveling in the film’s captivating narrative and stellar performances. The highlight of the evening was the grand entrance of the producer herself, Jaiye Kuti, who arrived in a vintage Benz, captivating all with her elegance and grace.
 
Set against the backdrop of the circa 70s, “Blacksmith (Alagbede)” unfolds the timeless tale of Adio, a humble blacksmith, whose life takes a tumultuous turn when he falls in love with Omotoke, a woman from a privileged background. As Adio endeavors to provide for Omotoke, he delves into risky ventures, leading to strained relationships and the unraveling of truths.
 
“Blacksmith (Alagbede)” is the brainchild of Dr. Jaiye Kuti, in collaboration with co-producers Leye Fabusoro and Motunrayo Adeoye. Their combined vision and dedication have brought this captivating story to life on the silver screen, resonating with audiences across Nigeria and beyond.
 
Directed by Ogunlade “BLACKKY” Usman and featuring a stellar ensemble cast, including Femi Adebayo, Eniola Ajao, Odunlade Adekola, and Iyabo Ojo, “Blacksmith (Alagbede)” explores themes of love, friendship, and redemption in the face of adversity.
 
Audiences are invited to experience the magic of “Blacksmith (Alagbede)” as it screens nationwide in cinemas, offering a poignant reminder that true wealth resides not in material possessions, but in the bonds of love and friendship.
 
Join us in celebrating the cinematic triumph of “Blacksmith (Alagbede)” as it enchants audiences across the nation.
Jaiye Kuti is a visionary force in the Nigerian entertainment industry, renowned for her exceptional talent as an actress, producer, and entrepreneur. With a commitment to storytelling excellence, Kuti continues to elevate the landscape of Nollywood with her groundbreaking productions.
 Leye Fabusoro and Motunrayo Adeoye
Leye Fabusoro and Motunrayo Adeoye, esteemed co-producers of “Blacksmith (Alagbede),” have played integral roles in bringing this captivating story to the screen. Their collaborative efforts alongside Dr. Jaiye Kuti have resulted in a cinematic masterpiece that resonates with audiences far and wide.