Lionheart is a 2018 Nigerian movie produced by Chinny Onwugbenu and directed by Genevieve Nnaji. It stars Pete Edochie, Genevieve Nnaji, Nkem Owoh. It was acquired by Netflix on the 7th of September 2018, making it the firstoriginal Nigerian movie to be acquired by Netflix.
Lionheart tells the story of Adaeze Obiagu (portrayed by Nnaji), who has to step up to the challenge when her father, Ernest Obiagu (Pete Edochie), could no longer handle the company due to health issues. Her father leaves the company in the hands of Chief Godswill (Nkem Owoh); and both of them have to fight to save the company from a huge debt or lose the company to Igwe Pascal (Kanayo O. Kanayo).