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MO Abudu EbonyLife Films announces "Chief Daddy," new movie starring Ini Edo, RMD, Nkem Owoh, Funke Akindele

"Chief Daddy" also stars Patience Ozokwor, Shaffy Bello, Joke Silva, Kate Henshaw, Falz, Dakore Akande among others.

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MO Abudu announces new Nollywood film Chief Daddy play

Ini Edo on set of Niyi Akinmolayan's "Chief Daddy"

Following the success of "The Wedding Party 2" and "The Royal Hotel Hibiscus," EbonyLife Films has announced its new film, "Chief Daddy."

Written by Bode Asiyanbi and directed by Niyi Akinmolayan, who helmed "The Wedding  Party" sequel, "Chief Daddy" is produced by Temidayo Abudu and Queen Martins. DOP is Muhammad Atta.

play Shaffy Bello on set of "Chief Daddy," a new EbonyLife Film production (Instagram/MOAbudu)

About "Chief Daddy"

"Chief Daddy" tells the story of billionaire industrialist Chief Beecroft, a flamboyant benefactor to a large extended family of relatives, household staff and assorted mistresses.

Chief lives large, like there’s no tomorrow, until the day he dies suddenly and the ‘bullion van’ stops! What’s in his will and who gets all that money?

Cast of "Chief Daddy"

A star-studded movie, "Chief Daddy" stars Linda Ejiofor as Chief's unofficial PA with a secret key to his affections.

Shaffy Bello plays the role of the hidden second wife, who is ready to take her rightful place. Ini Edo plays the role of the mistress and secret baby mama, who needs to secure her cashflow.

"Chief Daddy" also stars Bisola Aiyeola, Funke Akindele, Zainab Balogun, Lepacious Bose, Dakore Egbuson, Folarin 'Falz' Falana, Mawuli Gavor, Kate Henshaw, Ayo Lijadu, MI, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Beverly Naya, Nedu,  Uti Nwachukwu, Taiwo Obileye, Chioma 'chigurl' Omeruah, Rachel Oniga, Beverly Osu, Nkem Owoh, Patience Ozokwor and Joke Silva.

play MO Abudu, the producers and director of "Chief Daddy" (Instagram/MOAbudu)


There's no release date attached to "Chief Daddy" yet, but according to Abudu, the film will debut this Christmas season.

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