- In 2018, the popular American streaming platform acquired the worldwide rights for "Lionheart." This acquisition was Netflix's first original project from Nigeria.
- Since then, the service has acquired several Nollywood movies and series including blockbuster movies like "King of Boys."
- This is about to change with the addition of two unnamed original Nigerian series currently in the works.
After the acquisition of Genevieve Nnaji’s film, "Lionheart" in 2018, Netflix is set to invest in more original content from Nigeria.