Genevieve Nnaji Stars In Hollywood Film “Farming”

Genevieve Nnaji Stars In Hollywood Film “Farming”

Nigeria’s screen diva, Genevieve Nnaji is starring in a movie, Farming alongside Hollywood actors Kate Beckinsale, Damon Idris and Gugu Mmbatha-Raw.

The film which is being shot in the U.K. and Nigeria started production in August and is being directed by Nigerian-British writer and director Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje.

The film is based on Adewale’s autobiographical story, Farming.

Genevieve, who shared few pictures of herself on set on her Instagram, is popular for classic movies including Ije and Keeping Faith.

The Nollywood veteran recently made her directorial debut with her upcoming movie, Lion Heart.

The script was developed at the Sundance Film Institute and chronicles his own coming-of-age story growing up fostered by a white working-class family in the U.K.

In the film, the lead character is sent to the U.K. by his parents in hopes of achieving a better life.

Guardian