The A-List of the film industry gathered to celebrate The Woman King’s weekend premiere at Film One Entertainment, Nigeria’s top film and television studio.
The Agojie, an all-female warrior unit that guarded the West African Kingdom of Dahomey in the nineteenth century, are the subject of the historical epic FIL The Woman King, a 2022 American production.
Hollywood actors John Boyega, Viola Davis, Thuso Mbedu, Lashana Lynch, and Sheila Atim appear in the movie.
Film One Entertainment hosted a celebrity cinema night to celebrate the film.
Invited guests gathered at the Film House Cinemas, Lekki for the exclusive event.
The theme for the night was Afro Warriors
At the VIP event, visitors included Iyabo Ojo, Uti Nwachukwu, Diana and Khalid, BBNaija’s Saga, Jide Kene, Hawa Magaji, and Daara Oruwayi.
The Woman King tells the extraordinary tale of the Agojie, a group of all-female warriors who, in the 1800s, guarded the African Kingdom of Dahomey with prowess and a ferocity never before seen in history.
The Woman King, which was based on actual events, follows General Nanisca’s (Oscar® winner Viola Davis) emotionally arduous journey as she prepares the following generation of recruits for combat with an enemy out to destroy their way of life. There are some causes worth pursuing…