Photos: Desmond Elliot, Kunle Afolayan, Toyin Aimakhu, Doris Simeon Lead Stars to ‘Unforgivable’ Premiere At Silverbird Ikeja
On Sunday, Oct. 27th, the leading actress and producer, Dayo Amusa pulled her weight on as colleagues, friends, media icons, top entertainment personalities and highly placed individuals turned up to witness the official premiere of her new movie, Unforgivable.
The premiere was held at Silverbird galleria in Ikeja, Lagos and was well attended by several celebrities who lend their undying supports to the producer, Dayo Amusa. The Nollywood favourites in attendance include Desmond Elliot, Kunle Afolayan, Patrick Doyle, Femi Adebayo, Ronke Oshodi Oke, Sodiq Adebayo, Laide Bakare, Niyi Johnson, Toyin Aimakhu, Doris Simeon, Liz-Da-Silva, Bayray Mcwizu, Bakky Adeoye, Ireti Osayemi, Baba Dee, Toyin Alausa, Iyabo Ojo, Funmi Fiberesima, Seun Oloketuyi, Ibironke Ashaolu, Wale Alabi and many more.
The packed full red carpet started 5.00pm, had in attendance house full of fans to enjoy what the producer had promised would be the best movie of the year, which based on the resounding applause and reviews when the curtains came down about two hours later was sure proof that the fans were not disappointed.
Fans were very impressed not just with the story line, but with the overall production of the movie. From the impeccable performance and delivery of the cast, to the directing and filming-editing even the music composition was well executed which together brought about a great movie. Mike Ezuruonye and Desmond Elliot gave award winning performances and turned heads with their expression in Yoruba language.
Unforgivable, directed by Desmond Elliot topped the Best of Nollywood Awards nomination list with 11 nominations. The film is being nominated inBest Actor in a leading role in a Yoruba movie, Best Actress in a leading role in a Yoruba movie, Best child actor, Best movie with the best social message, Best kiss in a movie, Best make-up, Best Director, Best cinematography, Best edited movie, The Onga Best use of Nigerian in a movie and Best movie of the year awards.
With an ingenious storyline, Unforgivable portrays different character with the theme of love, violence against women, cancer, death, love gone bad and regret. Mike Ezuruonye is the protagonist playing the rare role of a bad boy unlike his usual lover boy role. Desmond Elliot is the peace maker who missed out on getting love affection of Dayo Amusa.
The movie features talented actors and actresses like Dayo Amusa, Mike Ezuruonye, Bukky Wright, Desmond Elliot, Fathia Balogun, Bidemi Kosoko, Bimbo Thomas, Iyabo Ojo, Niyi Johnson, Lawal Aisha, Titilayo Shobo amongst others, while it introduces new acts like Ibironke Ashaolu and Wale Alabi.
The movie will be available at the cinemas nationwide from Friday, November 1st, 2013.
Photos from the event