Media Mogul, Mo Abudu has partnered with the streaming platform, Netflix, to create multiple branded films and a series. The streaming platform has revealed its latest move to create more Nigerian content with its latest commissioning of on-screen adaptations of two of Nigeria’s literary giants which was produced by Mo Abudu. The 55 year old Mogul is the producer of top Nollywood movies like The Wedding party 1 and 2, Fifty and Royal Hibiscus Hotel.
According to the information gotten from Netflix’s twitter, EbonyLife films will create a series based on Lola Shoneyin’s bestselling novel The secret lives of Baba Seyi’s wives as well as a film adaptation of Wole Soyinka’s 1986 classic play, Death and the king’s horsemen.
Production reports are not clear but one of Mo Abudu’s commissioned films will premiere on Netflix before the year runs out according to reports.
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