One of the most anticipated Nollywood movies of the year, the Kemi Adetiba directed ‘The Wedding Party’ has hit heights never before reached in Nollywood.
According to Ebony Life president, Mo Abudu, The Wedding Party now holds the record for the biggest weekend opening for a Nigerian movie after making N36m in cinemas across Nigeria in just 3 days.
Co-written by Kemi Adetiba and Tosin Otudeko, the romantic comedy, The Wedding Party finally opened in Nigerian cinemas on Friday, December 16, 2016.
In a celebratory instagram post, she congratulated all the stars of the movie
The Wedding Party opens big across Nigeria with N36m, beating global blockbuster ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ hands down. It presently holds the record for the biggest opening weekend in the history of Nollywood.Thank you Lord. I am so very grateful ?❤?? @filmoneng @weddingpartymovie @bankywellington @kemiadetiba @emmaohmagod @mofedamijo @solasobowale @official_ikechukwu @iretidoyle @frankdonga_ @alibabagcfr @adesuaetomi @beverlynaya @zainabbalogun @somkele_i @daniellajoydown @a_yinna @inkblotpresents.thearbitration @kogaent @simplysaka @aycomedian @randbpr @iamsambasa
Congratulations to the entire cast and crew.