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Nollywood actress joins Amazon studios team

Amazon studios has unveiled Nollywood actress and producer, Kemi Lala Akindoju as one of its four-member local Originals development team.

Akindoju joins the Nigerian originals team as the Senior Movies Creative Executive. Other confirmed executives include M-Net’s former Head of Local Productions and Independent Films Kaye Ann Williams, Brendan Gabriel and Mike-Steve Adeleye.

Akindoju shared the good news on her Instagram.

Amazon’s latest announcement follows its August’s local slate reveal that the studios officially launched Prime Video Naija last month giving subscribers in Nigeria access to over 10,000 titles including a forthcoming slate of films, scripted and unscripted content.

Kemi “Lala” Akindoju has won an Africa Magic trailblazer award for her role in the film adaptation of Dazzling Mirage.

Writing by Marian Benjamin