Rok Studios held a launch party in celebration of the new channel that launched on Sky TV in the UK.
Rok on Sky held a huge launch party on Friday, September 30, 2016, at 8 Northumberland Ave, in celebration of the new channel that launched on Sky channel 344 on Thursday, September 29, 2016.
To celebrate the launch, Nollywood actors including Mercy Aigbe-Gentry, Yvonne Jegede, Patience Ozokwor, Desmond Elliot, Alexx Ekubo, John Dumelo, Jackie Appiah, Rukky Sanda, Emem Isong, Mike Godson, Queen Nwokoye, Oge Okoye, Bolanle Ninalowo, Mbong Amata, Uche Odoputa, Ebube Nwagbo, Uduak Isong, Mary Lazarus, Padita Agu, Jennifer Eliogu, Bobby Obodo,Kelechi Ogbonna, Agu Emeka Ejikeme, Biodun Stephen and many more were in attendance.
Also in attendance were DJ Cuppy, Smade, DJ Abass, Shope Olajide, Femi Oyeniran, Alex Amosu, Grace Ajilore, Victoria Inyama, Theodora Ibekwe Oyebade,
Headed by Nollywood actress and producer Mary Njoku, the new channel for Sky customers in the UK will bring the latest and best Rok Studios produced TV shows, movies and magazine shows to Sky customers 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
The free-to-view channel will be fully programmed, produced and developed in-house, by Rok teams in Lagos and London. The channel launches with blockbuster titles such as "Husbands of Lagos," "Desperate Housegirls," "Losing Control" and "Cougars."
The launch was timed to celebrate Nigeria’s 56th Independence Day anniversary.