"Nolly Thursdays" Stephanie Linus to headline 4th edition of Nollywood industry night

The guest this week at the GDC NollyThursdays is AMVCA winner, Stephanie Linus.

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Nolly Thursdays featuring Stephanie Linus

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Nolly Thursdays featuring Stephanie Linus

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"Nolly Thursdays" which has been described as the new Industry Night" for the Nigerian film industry, is geared towards promoting and celebrating Nollywood movies (old and new) in the cinema.

The fourth edition of the event is set to hold on Thursday, March 10, 2016, with Stephanie Linus, whose directorial debut "Dry," recently won the 2016 AMVCA "best overall movie."

Stephanie Linus started her acting career as a teenager in 1997 when she starred in two Nollywood movies,"Compromise 2"  and "Waterloo."

Stephanie Linus at the 2016 AMVCA play

Stephanie Linus at the 2016 AMVCA

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ALSO READ: STEPHANIE LINUS' "DRY" WINS 'BEST OVERALL MOVIE" AT 2016 AMVCA

After graduating from the New York Film Academy in 2007, Stephanie released the movie "Through the Glass" in which she served as director, scriptwriter, producer and actress. The film received an African Movie Academy Award nomination for Best Screenplay in 2009.

'Dry' tells the story of Halima, a teenager who had to endure a life not designed for a child: to be married to a man who was more than four times her age.

This Thursday's edition of Nolly Thursdays will be hosted by Folarin Falana (Falzthebahdguy), winner of 2016 AMVCA Best Actor in a Comedy

Falz at AMVCA 2016 play

Falz at AMVCA 2016

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ALSO: CHECK OUT FULL LIST OF 2016 AMVCA WINNERS

Nolly Thursdays will air on TrybeTv(GoTVngCh.97)  by 5:30pm and ONTV(UHF Ch.41, GoTV Ch.96) by 7:30pm

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Watch "Dry" trailer below.

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