LionsHeart is a new movie debuting Genevieve Nnaji’s directing ability and has been slated to show in the Discovery section of Toronto Intl. Film Festival.
The movie which stars A-list actors in Nollywood has been picked up by Paris-based MPM Premium for international distribution.
Star actors for the movie include: Nkem Owoh, Pete Edochie, Chika Okpala, Kanayo O Kanayo, Onyeka Onwenu among others.
For the plot, the synopsis read:
“Lionheart tells the story of a young woman, Adaeze Obiagu (played by Genevieve Nnaji), who becomes saddled with the responsibility of running her sick father’s business under the suffocating supervision of an intensely crude and eccentric uncle.Advertisement
Her competing business instincts and family obligations become a catalyst for drastic change not everyone is ready to embrace”
It has however not been stated when the movie will premiere in Nigeria cinemas. Find trailer of the movie below: