The next edition of GDC Nolly Thursdays will hold on 15 September, 2016 at Genesis Cinemas, The Palms Lekki.
Bimbo Akintola who hails from Oyo state was born on 5 May 1970. She attended Command Day Secondary School, Lagos and earned a degree in Theater Arts from University of Ibadan. Her debut acting was when she featured in the film Owo Blow in 1995 and followed up with Out of Bounds in 1997 with Richard Mofe Damijo.
She was nominated for Best Actress in a Leading role at the 2013 Nollywood Movies Awards.
A compelling human story of dedication, sacrifice, resilience and survival, The movie which is directed by Steve Gukas, and produced by Bolanle Austen-Peters, Dotun Olakunri and Steve Gukas, premiered in cinemas on September 16, 2016.
"93 Days" demonstrates the bravery of the late Dr. Ameyo Stella Adadevoh and her colleagues. From their encounter with the late American-Liberian, Patrick Sawyer, who was the index case of the Ebola Virus Disease, to ensuring that the right medical procedures were in place to stop the spread of the disease in the country.
Starring Keppy Ekpeyong Bassey as Patrick Sawyer, the movie also stars Bimbo Akintola as Nigerian hero, Dr Stella Adadevoh, Gideon Okeke, Somkhele Idhalama, Bimbo Manuel and veteran Hollywood actor, Danny Glover.
Nolly Thursdays will air on TrybeTv (GoTVngCh.97) by 5:30pm and ONTV (UHF Ch.41, GoTV Ch.96) by 7:30pm