Uche Maduagwu controversial Nollywood star posted on social media to talk about jealousy in the Nollywood movie industry just after actress Mercy Johnson Okojie released her new movie.
Uche posted on his Instagram page, accusing top Nollywood actresses of being jealous of Mercy Johnson newly released movie. He asked when will jealousy stop in the industry?
Maduagwu stated that top actresses didn’t attend the movie premiere and none of them showed their support by sharing the trailer on their social media platforms.
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This is so wrong, even if you are absent at the premiere of the legend of inikpi in #Naija, why cant you support #MercyJohnson by posting the movie trailer or even #pictures of the movie on your #instagram or #twitter page? 🤷♀️🤷♀️When is all this jealousy going to stop in #Nollywood? 🙄When are women ever going to start supporting each other in this industry? 🎬Congrats to my sister, Mercy Johnson Okojie, the legend of inikpi has allegedly been considered to be submitted for 2021 Oscar award nomination #wow, this is another great news. @mercyjohnsonokojie i am proud of you because you have changed the narrative with this #beautiful movie, 🎬i am the only popular #actor in #Nigeria that has ever gotten @chrissyteigen attention in #Hollywood and i hardly praise #movies in #Africa, but this epic #film of yours is indeed the #best Nigerian #cinema film that tells our #story without trying to copy #UK or #America.✈️#repost #actress #instagood #follow #lagos #share
He also asked when will women start supporting each other in the Nollywood movie industry?
The controversial star congratulated Mercy Johnson on her new movie and alleged that the movie will be considered for 2021 Oscar nominees.
Maduagwu further stated that he’ll not be praising the movie if it was not great. He stated that the movie tells a story without copying the western narrative.
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