BY ESE DIBEBI
Today’s edition of GDC’s Nolly Thursdays will hold at the Genesis Deluxe Cinemas, Palms Shopping Mall, Lekki, Lagos by 6pm. The special guests for Nolly Thursdays are Linda Ejiofor & Kehinde Bankole for the AMAA nominated movie 8 Bars & A Clef.
8 Bars and a Clef is the story of a young man who has to overcome a learning defect, a dysfunctional family, and an overbearing record label executive in order to achieve his dream of becoming a music superstar
Kehinde Bankole is a Nigerian actress, model, and television host. She won the revelation of the year award at the 2009 Best of Nollywood Awards, two years after her first screen feature in Wale Adenuga’s Super story. She has featured in numerous movies like Awakening, Two Brides and a Baby (2011), The Meeting (2012) and October 1 (2014) etc. She hosts daytime talk shows including “Soul Sisters” and “African Kitchen.”
Linda Ejiofor is an actress and model known for her role as Bimpe Adekoya in M-Net’s TV series Tinsel. She was nominated in the category Best Actress in a Supporting role for her first feature film, The Meeting (2012), at the 9th Africa Movie Academy Awards and won the AMVCA for that role in 2015. Linda has featured in films like The Meeting (2012), Secret Room (2013), Heaven’s Hell (2015), Suru L’ere (2015) plus a host of others though she hopes to direct in the future.