Nollywood filmmaker Blessing Egbe, premiered her new movie The Women at the IMAX Cinemas, Lekki, Lagos, on September 20, 2017.
The event was attended by star actors such as Omoni Oboli, Ufuoma McDermott, Kate Henshaw, Femi Branch, Gregory Ojefua, Kalu Ikeagwu, Anthony Monjaro, Lillian Afegbai and Rita Dominic.
The Women follows the events that occur when a group of women and their partners decided to go on a weekend getaway. At this getaway event, the set of malicious women are met with challenging trials that each must confront or succumb to. A tale of love, friendship, lies and betrayals, The Women tries to go on an interesting journey filled with so much drama, humour and lessons.
Written, produced and directed by Blessing Egbe, The Women features Kate Henshaw, Omoni Oboli, Ufuoma Mcdermott, Kalu Ikeagwu, Femi Branch, Anthony Monjaro, Gregory Ojefua and Lilian Afegbai. The movie also introduces upcoming actors like Unity Nathan and Roxy Antak.
On the challenges she faced while shooting this movie, Blessing Egbe shared that making the movie was challenging however, the outcome had eased her of any pressures she had faced.
Making this movie was challenging but seeing the end result now, it has compensated for whatever challenges we had making it. We hope that this movie will be talked about in a positive light for a very long time
She further stated that:
The Women is not just another movie. It is full of drama, suspense and intense thrill that keep you glued to your sit till the movie is over. If I can say so myself, this movie is bae.
Blessing Egbe has become a household name over the last couple of years with productions like Two Brides and a Baby, One Room, This Thing called Marriage and more to her credit.
The film will start showing in cinemas nationwide on September 29, 2017.
Watch the trailer below and see the photos too: