BY ESE DIBEBI
Nollywood actress, Tamara Eteimo, is set to premiere her third movie as a producer, in which she ties the knot with one of Nollywood’s finest, Seun Akindele. She co-produced the movie, Unblissful, with Oby Olebara Uzoukwu. The movie was directed by fast-rising Nollywood director, Ike Nnaebue. The romantic comedy unveils the lives of a frustrated artist turned insurance marketer, Raymond Abasi (Seun Akindele), and that of a beautiful but out of job freelance journalist, Jeffa Adolo (Tamara Eteimo), who are trying to put an end to a pitiful phase of their lives. The movie features veteran actors like Rachael Oniga and Funso Adeolu. It is also the debut film for winners of the Next Movie Star (NMS) reality show, Ron Maxwell Solomon and Oby Olebara Uzoukwu.
Unblissful comes from the stables of Nollywood Reloaded (Nollywood R) and it was shot on location in Lagos. Nollywood R is a production company that is set to take the Nigerian entertainment industry by storm. It is one of the leading production companies in Africa, producing at least 25 movies a year, and premiering 2 every month.
Tamara Eteimo who won NMS 2011 has not only graced the screen with her talent as an actor, but has also produced Somewhere Down the Line, which was her first movie as a producer. Somewhere Down the Line was succesfully premiered on 29th, June 2014, and it was sponsored by one of the leading manufacturers of consumer products, Procter and Gamble. More brands have partnered with Tamara for her third production, Unblissful, which premieres at Silverbird Cinemas, Ikeja City Mall, on Friday, August 7th, 2015. Red carpet starts at 6pm, while the movie screening starts at 7:30pm.