If you have missed veterans Olu Jacobs and Richard Mofe Damijo on screen, then mark your calendars for a new telenovela set to premiere in April.
A tale of fashion, politics and ambition which follows different members of high society as they collide, the story of Hush revolves around Bem and Arinola, power-players in fashion and politics respectively.
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Bem, played by Richard Mofe-Damijo, is one of Africa’s biggest designers based in Lagos State, Nigeria, and Arinola, played by Thelma Okoduwa, is one of the state’s fastest rising politicians. The intrigue begins when Bem proposes marriage to Arinola, an action that sets in motion a chain of events propelled by the secrets in their respective lives, secrets that run through the backrooms of secret societies, the corridors of the judiciary and on social media.
“Hush is an exciting telenovella that explores the intriguing relationship between two powerful individuals, and the power tussle between players in fashion, politics, and high-society. The storyline is unique even as the acting promises to be exciting, given the caliber of the cast and crew involved. We are excited for our viewers and urge them to tune in to catch Hush," The Director, M-Net West Africa, Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu, said.
The telenovella which will air weeknights at 9pm CAT, also stars Olu Jacobs, Baj Adebule, Rotimi Adelegan and Meg Otanwa.
"Hush" premieres on April 4, 2016, on Africa Magic Showcase (DStv channel 151).