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'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Sells Overseas As Sales Company Fields 'Multiple Offers' From USA Distributors

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  • November 18, 2013 10:48 AM
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'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Sells Overseas As Sales Company Fields 'Multiple Offers' From USA Distributors

Indie Feature Film Inspired By 2008 'Honeytrap Murder' Case Secures Funding, Starts Production

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  • September 4, 2013 1:38 PM
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'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Producers Talk Film's Production (Cast, Crew, Hollywood vs Nollywood)

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  • July 23, 2013 7:13 PM
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An excerpt from a chat with the producers of the film adaptation of Half Of A Yellow Sun that I thought worth sharing.

First Trailer For Film Adaptation Of 'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Arrives!

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 23, 2013 2:59 PM
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As reported earlier, Biyi Bandele's Half Of A Yellow Sun - a film adaptation of celebrated author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Orange Prize-winning novel of the same name - will make its World Premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival.The long-awaited, much-anticipated film adaptation, Bandele's feature film directorial debut, stars Thandie Newton, John Boyega, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anika Noni Rose, Joseph Mawle and Genevieve Nnaji.

Film Adaptation Of 'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Will Open Africa International Film Festival

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  • July 22, 2013 10:46 AM
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I was able to confirm directly with the festival programmer/curator Keith Shiri, that long-awaited, much-anticipated film adaptation of celebrated author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Orange Prize-winning novel, Half Of A Yellow Sun, will be the opening night film at the Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) in Calabar, Cross River State (Nigeria), in November.

John Boyega Testing For Coveted Lead Role Opposite Colin Firth In FOX's 'The Secret Service'

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  • June 27, 2013 9:05 PM
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John Boyega Will Top-line Sunu Gonera's South African Drama 'Riding With Sugar'

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  • May 21, 2013 11:10 AM
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John Boyega, will star alongside Clare Bowen and Jason Isaacs in Zimbambwean filmmaker Sunu Gonera's Riding with Sugar.

David Gyasi Joins John Boyega In BBC Feature Based On 'The Loss Of The Ship Essex, Sunk by A Whale'

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  • April 8, 2013 12:27 PM
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First announced last week Wednesday, John Boyega has been cast in a new BBC Two feature drama titled The Whale.

John Boyega Books Starring Role In BBC Feature Based On 'The Loss Of The Ship Essex, Sunk by A Whale'

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  • April 3, 2013 2:42 PM
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Watch John Boyega In BBC Drama On 2008 'Honeytrap Murder' Case, 'My Murder'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 29, 2013 3:06 PM
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Since his debut in Attack The Block 2 years ago, here in the USA, we've been anxious to see John Boyega (aka Baby Denzel) in another film, or even a TV project. Just something else.