Nollywood icon, Genevieve Nnaji, recently made history when her first movie, Lion Heart, as a director was bought by Netflix, making it the very first original Nigerian movie to be acquired by the movie sharing platform. The iconic actress and now director also had her movie screened at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).
Genevieve was recently interviewed on CNN by Richard Quest on Tuesday, September 11, where she discussed her movie specifically and Nollywood generally. She said she sees Nollywood gaining global acceptance in the nearest future but the only barrier she foresees is the language.
Watch a snippet from her interview below: