Released in December 2016, the original The Wedding Party was the first Nollywood film to pass the billion naira mark at home, becoming the highest grossing Nigerian film ever, at 3.5 billion naira (approximately $11.5 million).
How much did wedding party movie cost?
The film was released worldwide on 16 December 2016, and became the highest grossing Nigerian film; a record which was broken in 2017 by its sequel The Wedding Party 2.
The Wedding Party (2016 film)
|The Wedding Party|
How much does Netflix pay for Nigerian movies?
Some of them stated that the compensation from Netflix was not reflective of market rates, as the average licensing fees for Nollywood came between $10,000 to $90,000, while Netflix planned to spend $500million on films and series produced in Asia and Europe.
Which is the highest grossing Nollywood movie?
Top five Nollywood films of Q1 2021
- Omo Ghetto – N442 Million.
- Quam’s Money – N32 Million.
- Still Falling – N31 M.
- Day of Destiny – N29M.
- Fine Wine – N 26.5 M.
Will there be wedding party 3?
So why not a third part? Unlike the recently released sequel, a third part would have to leave behind certain core characters that have so far carried the franchise. Tinuade, Bamidele, Wonu, Obianuju, Felix Onwuka and AY Makun as the MC would have no relevant place in the story.
Who wrote Wedding Party 2?
The Nigerian film industry, also known as Nollywood, produces about 50 movies per week, second only to India’s Bollywood—more than Hollywood in the United States. Although its revenues are not on par with Bollywood’s and Hollywood’s, Nollywood still generates an impressive $590 million annually.
How much is Nollywood worth?
The industry is located throughout several major production centers like Lagos, Onitsha, Enugu, Asaba, and Abuja. Nollywood was valued at $3.6 billion in 2016 and is projected to be worth $6.4 billion by 2021. The music sector also recorded significant growth over the years.
How much did hire a woman gross in the box office worldwide?
Hire a Woman (film)
|Hire a Woman|
|Running time||109 minutes|
|Box office||₦20.8 million|
How do I submit a movie to Netflix?
Netflix only accepts submissions through a licensed literary agent, or from a producer, attorney, manager, or entertainment executive with whom we have a preexisting relationship. Any idea that is submitted by other means is considered an “unsolicited submission.”
What will be the highest grossing film of 2021?
Domestic Box Office For 2021
|1||Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings||$224,543,292|
|2||Venom: Let There Be Carnage||$212,193,049|
|4||F9: The Fast Saga||$173,005,945|
How much does it cost to shoot a movie in Nigeria?
One of such cons is the proliferation of poorly scripted and badly directed movies in Nigeria. To film a standard movie in Nigeria requires enough capital. A standard movie costs about N4m-N10m while a high budget movie costs around N20m and above to cover film production and marketing.
What is the highest grossing movie in Africa?
“We are super excited about the latest award accolade won by ‘Omo Ghetto: The Saga’, as Africa’s highest-grossing film of 2020/21,” Filmone wrote on Instagram.