By Ekemini Ladejobi, Abuja
EbonyLife Films has released its official trailer of the movie, Chief Daddy. According to the executive producer, Mo Abudu, “Chief Daddy will be an unforgettable experience for movie lovers.”
She said, “At EbonyLife Films, we give every movie our very best; we are dedicated to making each one better than the last just like previous movies, Fifty, The Royal Hibiscus Hotel and The Wedding Party.
“So, get ready to be blown away because Chief Daddy gives you everything you would want in a movie; comedy, drama, suspense, rivalry and lots more.”
Meanwhile EbonyLife films had kept fans excited; releasing captivating content from the movie including behind-the-scenes visuals, five amusing teasers and, finally, the long-awaited full-length trailer, since production of Chief Daddy began.
This trailer takes audiences through three primary stages in the movie, beginning with the calm before the storm – showing life in the Beecroft household before Chief Daddy’s demise; the moment Chief Daddy dies and the different reactions to his death, and finally, the dramatic events that occur afterward.
Unexpected characters emerge and true intentions are revealed, as everyone battles to get a piece of the pie that is Chief Daddy’s estate.
The array of A-list actors in the movie includes Joke Silva, Rachel Oniga, Taiwo Obileye, Nkem Owoh, Patience Ozokwor, Shaffy Bello, Kate Henshaw, Ini Edo and Lepacious Bose. Others are Abaga, Bisola Aiyeola, Funke Akindele, Zainab Balogun, Linda Ejiofor, Mawuli Gavor, , Ayo Lijadu, Beverly Naya, Chinedu ‘Nedu’ Ani, Uti Nwachukwu, , Chioma ‘Chigul’ Omeruah, Beverly Osu and musicians Folarin ‘Falz’ Falana and Jude ‘MI’.
Also featured are the two main cast members from EbonyLife’s hit series Castle & Castle, Richard Mofe-Damijo and Dakore Egbuson-Akande, reprising their roles as Tega and Remi Castle.
Chief Daddy will be released in cinemas from Dec. 14.