Top Nollywood stars are currently on set of a film adaptation of Rasheed Gbadamosi’s book, 'Behold My Redeemer' titled 'Shijuwomi'.
Nollywood actors Judith Audu, Ayo Lijadu, Bimbo Manuel, Femi Adebayo, Olu Okekanye, Tina Mba and Jude Chukwuka are currently on set of 'Shijuwomi,'.
The upcoming film which is being shot in Abeokuta is a film adaptation of Rasheed Gbadamosi’s book, 'Behold My Redeemer,'.
Directed by award winning director and screenwriter, Niji Akanni ('Aramotu,' 'Heroes and Zeroes'), ' 'Shijuwomi' is being adapted for the screen by Prof. Ola Rotimi, Dr. Femi Olugbile and Bayo Awala.
A pampered girl, Shijuwomi, who has traveled to England to study, attempts suicide, prompting the decision to repatriate her home. At home, she is moved to an institution where she meets Dr. Ilori, a lecturer in Anthropology who eventually marries her.
The marriage does not however provide the desired harmony and succor, as Shijuwomi and Ilori are on a parallel scale in terms of pursuing their interests, forcing her to make another suicidal attempt.
Award winning filmmaker, Judith Audu, who also stars in the movie, recently took to her Instagram page to express her excitement about project.