Entertainment of Saturday, 28 January 2017
Ojukwu Torino, the first Nollywood producer to venture into mobile marketing has revealed that he was the one who brought star actress Genevieve Nnaji and others into limelight.
Emeka who has been producing since 1996 has worked closely with top producers and marketers in the industry.
He stated that Genevieve Nnaji was one of the people that featured in the movie,”Most Wanted” that really brought her out alongside Funsho Adeolu, Femi Brainard, Tunde Coker.
Also, Prince James Uche got the role for the movie Mega Fortunes, he was able to do it because Jide Kosoko who was supposed to take the role was not around.
Speaking about the industry today, Emeka said that although they have labored for the industry and brought it to where it is today, producers today do not recognize their efforts as they still pay them peanut that is not worth their skills.