Produced by Emem Isong, "Ayamma" has been described as a fusion of culture and tradition. The release date was announced at a press conference.
It was announced that the star-studded musical will premiere in Nigeria on December 23, 2016.
The cast and crew revealed this at a press conference which held on Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at Silverbird Galleria, Victoria Island, Lagos State.
The conference was attended by Emem Isong, Majid Michel, Theresa Edem, Adesua Etomi, Wale Ojo, Vivian Chiji among others.
A musical, the star-studded movie which focuses on culture and history, stars Majid Michel as Ekong, Ime Bishop Umoh as Aniefiok, Adesua Etomi as Iko, Theresa Edem as Princess Ama and Wale Ojo as Prince Darima.
Speaking about the movie, the writer Vivian Chiji described "Ayamma" as a 'fusion of culture and tradition.'
Shot in Akwa Ibom State, the upcoming film also stars Ekere Nkanga and Moses Armstrong. Directed by Chris Eneaji, DOP is Dawid Piet from Poland, with lighting designer Christian Epps also involved.