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"Esohe" Desmond Elliot, Toyin Aimakhu, Chris Attoh, Bimbo Manuel star in epic movie

A collaboration between Nollywood and Hollywood, "Esohe" has been described as a cocktail of love, murder and mystery connecting two centuries.

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Toyin Aimakhu in "Esohe"

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An epic Hollywood and Nollywood collaboration titled "Esohe" is set for a 2017 release.

Set in ancient Benin Kingdom, the movie stars Jimmy Jean Louis, Misty Lockheart, Desmond Elliot, Chris Attoh, Bimbo Manuel, Ufuoma McDermott, Toyin Aimakhuo, Jemaima Osunde and Monica Omorodion Swaida.

In "Esohe," the reincarnation and reunion of Ifagbai, the son of Eghosa the Oba’s warrior, his long-lost lover, Esohe, presents a puzzle to Gary Barbar (Jimmy Jean Louis). He suffers repeated nightmare and sees apparitions of events he knows nothing about.

Character posters for "Esohe" play Chris Attoh in "Esohe"

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Described as a cocktail of love, murder and mystery connecting two centuries, the engrossing Epic is a story of undying love, unflinching loyalty and deviously woven intrigues that is served in a cocktail of the rich Bini tradition.

The movie is a fictional story by Charles Uwagbai and Efetobore Ayeteni, written by Bimbo Manuel, the movie is produced by Charles Uwagbai, Monica Swaida and Robert Peters.

"Esohe" is directed by Charles Uwagbai (Black Silhouette, Okoro the prince, Breathless, Jekwu etc.) and is expected to tour cities in the United States and Europe.

Character posters for "Esohe" play Poster for "Esohe"

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The movie also features fast rising Nollywood actors like Eunice Omorogie, Omoye Uzamere, Oghenekaro Itene and Osagie Elegbe.

 The movie will be showing at cinemas in Houston, Dallas, Boston, Florida, Massachusetts, New York, Los Angeles and London, among other European cities.

It is expected to be released in Nigeria later in the year.

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