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Nollywood: Multi-Million Naira Movie Project ‘Apaara’ Unveiled in Ondo

... Featuring over 600 Actors/Actresses

By Dupson Collins, 4th January, 2024

Nollywood Actor and Movie Producer, Damilare Adebayo has unveiled his multi million naira movie project “Apaara” in Akure, Ondo State Capital on Thursday, 4th January, 2024.

Following the success recorded in Adigun Esu, the young talented Actor is billed to produce the first ever cinematographic film shoot in Ondo State, a star studded movie.

In a press conference packaged by Taiwo Gold Multi Media Venture at the Adegbemile Cultural Centre, Akure, the Logo and Artwork of the new movie was unveiled.

The Movie has the duo of Damola Olatunji and Sunday Osibata as Directors.

The Executive Producer, Mr. Damilare Adebayo who doubles as the CEO of Modern Star Investment Ltd said he was inspired by the script which will bring a captivating story to life and provoke actions.

Damilare added that the movie is not just to entertain but inspire the audience, while soliciting for sponsorship from Ondo State Government and private organization, saying the movie will no doubt boost the economy of the state.

Speaking, a director on the project and popular Nollywood star, Emperor Damola Olatunji congratulated the producer, saying aside the story line, he was attracted to work on the project because the Executive Producer is focused and hardworking young man.

Olatunji said Ondo State actors and actresses will have the opportunity to prove their artistic worth in the movie aside featuring notable actors in the project.

“Apara is here to correct societal ills. It is a world class project that will stand out to defend itself. All we need is your support and encouragements”.

On his part, Comrade Sunday Alabi Osibata, the Line Producer/Director said *Apaara* is one project he holds dearly to heart as it explores the depth of human spirit.

Osibata noted that the movie will engage more than 2000 people directly and indirectly which will no doubt contribute to the economy of the state, saying the Executive Producer has brought new development for the youth and movie industry in Ondo State.

In a separate remarks, the National President of Freelance and Independent Broadcasters Association of Nigeria (FIBAN), Comrade Taiwo Adebayo-Gold commended the producer for reawakening Cinematographic film in Ondo State.

Comrade Adebayo who said Ondo State is indeed blessed and endowed with great potentials further noted that the shooting of the film will be the largest ever in the history of the state.

While endorsing the project, Comrade Adebayo described the film as a milestone achievement going by the precedents laid by the likes of late Biodun Ibitola of REMDEL.

The President also congratulated Comrade Osibata under whose leadership, fresh air is being injected into the industry after years of running at the lowest ebb as a result of the death of Biodun Ibitola.

The State Governor, Ondo State Theatre Arts and Motion Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN) Bashorun Aderemi Kamala applauded the team under the leadership of Comrade Sunday Alabi Osibata for bringing Ondo State to the world.

The Govenor who was excited said with the Multi Million Naira project, TAMPAN Ondo State for the first time would be unveiling big screen movie with over 800 Cast which is an avenue for home grown actors to showcase their talent.

He added that the Industry has been at the lowest ebb in ondo since the demise of Remdel CEO, Pastor Biodun ibitola, thanking Osibata and the producer for bringing lives back to movie industry in the State.

Other highlight of the Press Conference is the unveiling of the logo, the artwork, social media handles which include apaara_themovie on TikTok, Instagram, Twitter and apaarathemovie on Facebook.

The movie has Nollywood Stars Bimbo Ademoye , Iyabo Ojo, Aderupoko, Ibrahim Chatta, Ose ọmọ Banke, Aduni Ade, Bimbo Oshin Antar Laniyan, Arike, Bolaji Amusan, Yovene Jegede Clarion Chukuwra, Muyiwa Ademola, Ibrahim Yekini Itele, Damola Olatunji, Yemi Shodimu, Bimbo Sunday, Anthony Ogundimu, Bobo B, Dupe Adetuwo, Jigan Baba Oja, Toyosi Adesanya and host of others in a blockbuster project.

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