The Nollywood Reporter Launched …Samuel Olatunji appointed as pioneering Editor-in-Chief
Something new is coming to town. Something different, unique and juicy, it iswww.thenollywoodreporter.com (TNR). Get ready to be blown away, from highflying interviews to behind-the-scene gist; The Nollywood Reporter will be inundating you with exclusive content in and around Nigeria’s film industry.
The website has been simply crafted to suit all types of browsers and devices so you can easily reach all of that real juicy Nollywood stuff you’ve been craving.
Speaking on the new initiative, Samuel Olatunji who the consulting Editor-in-Chief (EIC) said TNR is an idea whose time has come. ‘Seriously, Nollywood deserves more than what it got.
Almost every Nigerian has a surface idea of Nollywood. TNR is here to change all of that. Most blogs and online platforms in Nigeria are synonymous to general news, music and unfounded gossip. With most websites today, many just sit and expect ‘the usual’ characterized with treated promo photos. Little or no attention is given to major players other than the A-list actors except when there’s some scandal or a fashion flop’.
TheNollyWoodReporter.com has been crafted to bring to you the real deal in fine detail. It will combine classical tabloid style with simple style of writing and hold the ideals of journalism close to heart. It is a new dawn for Nollywood’.
TNR is a media platform poised to entertain and inform movie buffs, critics and fans with real time news at the click of a mouse. It is owned by media and management company Prestige Platform and has a lean team dedicated to giving the very best of Nollywood content that can’t be found anywhere else.
Speaking on the choice of Samuel Olatunji as pioneering (EIC), Miss. Toun Egbemode, the consulting public relations officer says, it’s a round peg in a round hole. ‘Samuel Olatunji, popularly known as Bigsam is a round peg in a round hole. He’s coming on board as a consultant with wealth of experience that money cannot possibly buy’.
Conclusively, Samuel Olatunji says, ‘I thank the management of Prestige Platform for reposing such huge confidence in me. This will be a big challenge. I hope we will be able to recreate magic of the past, elevate the present and influence the future. The team I met on ground is committed and driven. Within record time, TNR should be talk of the town’.