'Elliott:The Littlest Reindeer,' featuring AY and Omoni Oboli has opened in cinemas across Nigeria on December 14, 2018.
The movie which features the Nollywood stars as part of the voice cast of the movie also includes ‘Hunger Games’ Josh Hutcherson, Samantha Bee, John Cleese, Martin Short, Jeff Dunham, and Morena Baccarin.
Directed by award-winning writer and director, Jennifer Westcott, 'Elliott:The Littlest Reindeer,' centres around Blitzen announcing his retirement on Dec. 21, giving a miniature horse three days to fulfil his lifelong dream of earning a spot on Santa’s sleigh during the North Pole try-outs. Elliot and his friend Hazel set out to prove that no dream is too big if you believe in yourself.
According to a statement from the FilmOne distribution, the is a right step in the direction of a rewarding future for Nollywood.
“AY and Omoni are two very talented/ground breaking Actors and Producers who we have had been very fortunate to work with on varied projects; it was only a natural fit for this especially with 2 actors which such strong family values and family is very important to us at FilmOne. Their inclusion as part of the cast for this movie portends great things for future collaboration between Nollywood and Hollywood” said Moses Babatope of FilmOne distribution.
Ay expressed delight at making a giant stride as filmmakers and Nollywood stars.