Funke Akindele Signs Endorsement Deal With Dettol

The new mother of twins was unveiled at a launch event in Radisson Blu Hotel, Ikeja, hosted by RB Nigeria, makers of the Dettol range of house hold products as an ambassador for their clean Naija campaign, an initiative that seeks to drive behavourial change and achieve a cleaner and healthier Nigeria .

Twitter explodes after Jussie Smollett returns to ‘Empire’

On the episode, Smollett’s character, Jamal, had to end his engagement when his fiancé, Kai, couldn’t agree with his family’s illegal actions. Eventually, Jamal’s family became involved in some high-profile drama, which he had to address. “I don’t know if y’all been reading the blogs and all the foolishness, but it’s kinda been a tough week,” Jamal said.

3 Nollywood films selected for Hollywood exhibition

Three Nigerian films, Lionheart, King of Boys and Up North, are selected for showcase at the 2019 edition of ‘Nollywood in Hollywood’ slated to hold on March 22 and 23 in Hollywood California, USA. As a testament to the growing feat of Nigerian women in the film industry, women directed the selected films, all produced in 2018. The event’s director of operations, Maceo Willis, reportedly said:“That’s simply amazing, in Hollywood, we struggle with diversity and inclusion.

Kit Harington Says He Spoiled ‘Game of Thrones’ Ending for His Wife

Kit Harrington got the cold treatment from his wife and former co-star Rose after he spilled the details on the Game of Thrones series finale. Harrington spoke about this during a recent sit-down with U.K. radio station KISS FM, where he told hosts Daisy Maskell and Tom Green that he made the mistake of revealing what happens at the end of the HBO series to his wife, per her request.

How I combine acting and preaching –Eucharia Anunobi

Beautiful veteran actress, Eucharia Anunobi, is a talented movie star, filmmaker and pastor. In 1994, Eucharia woke up famous thanks to the movie, ‘Glamour Girls’. Her unclad bathroom scene with Zack Orji caused lots of debates among Nigerians then. She had gone on to star in over 90 movies including, ‘Abuja Connection’. She’s currently an ordained pastor in Lagos. Eucharia, who lost her only child two years ago to sickle cell anaemia, speaks with ABIOLA ALABA PETERS on combining her divine assignment with acting

China is blurring men’s earrings on TV

It's unclear if Chinese regulators have issued a specific directive barring men from being shown wearing earrings, or whether TV stations are reacting to a shift in what is considered culturally appropriate. Last year, China's media regulator banned TV stations from featuring actors with tattoos. Depictions of "hip hop culture, sub-culture and immoral culture," were also banned according to Chinese state media...

What’s behind the success of Netflix’s latest release

On Thursday, Netflix published the figures for some of their biggest recent releases - Sex Education, You and Bird Box. And those numbers were pretty impressive, with the two series on course to be watched by 40 million accounts by the end of the month. Bird Box, which features Oscar-winning actress Sandra Bullock as the lead, has already passed more than 80 million views.

Jennifer Lopez Shares Her Secrets to Looking – and Feeling – Great at 49

How does Jennifer Lopez manage to look so fabulous at 49? “I sum it all up as trying to live a healthy lifestyle,” Lopez tells PEOPLE in this week’s cover story. Eschewing strict, bland diets or a rigid workout schedule, the radiant superstar focuses on getting plenty of sleep — at least 7 to 9 hours a night (“10 or 11 hours on a day off”) — and drinking lots of water.

Rewind 2018 becomes The Most-Disliked Video Ever On Youtube

The haters have spoken: In less than a week, YouTube Rewind 2018 — its year-in-review mashup — has registered the most dislikes of any video on the platform. As of Thursday (Dec. 13) morning, YouTube Rewind 2018 had notched 9.9 million dislikes after debuting Dec. 6.

Sasha Morfaw, Jimmy Jean-Louis, Sufe Bradshaw ‘GLOW’s Sydelle Noel To Star In Boko Haram Inspired Film ‘Rise’

Sasha Morfaw (Black Panther), Jimmy Jean-Louis (Claws, Heroes), Sufe Bradshaw (Veep), Sydelle Noel (GLOW), and Peter Mensah (300) will star in the indie film Rise from first-time feature director Maritte Go.