Funke Akindele in London For Iroko World
Funke Akindele was hosted by iROKO World and Lebara Play, at the Greenwich ODEON in London on June 10, 2016.
To celebrate the global success of hit comedy series ‘Jenifa’s Diary’, beloved Nollywood actress Funke Akindele her fans spent an evening with iROKO World and Lebara Play .
The follow-up TV series to Nollywood blockbuster movies, ‘Jenifa’ (2008) and ‘Return of Jenifa’ (2012), sees Akindele reprise her role as the eponymous comic village hairdresser. The show follows Jenifa as she cons her way back to the city to give university life another go, whilst jotting down her experience in her trusty diary.
In addition to honouring Funke Akindele’s tremendous work towards the meteoric growth of the Nigerian entertainment industry, fans will have the chance to get up close and personal with the award winning actress, with a Q&A session conducted by the legendary DJ Abass, where they will discuss Nollywood, the changing role of women in the business and many other aspects of African entertainment.