CELEBRITY GIST: Nollywood Stars OC Ukeje and Lala Akindoju went to represent Nigeria at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival in France, and were spotted on the red carpet enjoying the different activities lined up for guests; Nollywood Community reports.
“loving every moment, but still enough time to take a selfie :). cc @octhegreatukeje #wekeeppushing #Cannes #Cannes2016 #Actors #Producers” – Lala Akindoju, via IG
Yesterday (May 12) the two stars attended the premiere of Jodie Foster‘s “Money Monster” which stars other Hollywood actors like George Clooney and Julia Roberts.
Here’s what OC Ukeje said when he shared the above picture of him looking dapper on the red carpet at the film festival:
“Premiere of Jodie Foster’s Money Monster featuring George Clooney and Julia Roberts #Cannes #Cannes2016 #France
Naomi Watts, Eva Longoria, Jessica Chastain, Susan Sarandon, Julianne Moore are my colleagues present!!!”
OC and Lala were spotted at the Festival with a number of other media personalities from other countries, including Ameyah from Ghana as they support Nigerian director Stanlee Ohikhuare’s film “Iterum” at the festival.
Here’s what Lala Akindoju said when she shared the above picture of herself looking fab on the red carpet at the film festival:
“At the premiere of Jodie Foster’s ‘Money Monster’ starring George Clooney & Julia Roberts…#grateful #Cannes #Cannes2016 #Actor #Producer #themakeithappenproductions #TMIHP #excited”
It is safe to suggest the pair graced the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, for themselves and for the Nigerian film industry. What words do you have for them?
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