‘Jenifa’ is the brain work of Funke Akindele. She started from ‘I Need to Know’ , a soap opera on student and AIDS which shetook part in . Since then she has completed her law degree at the University of Lagos and now she is pursuing her movie career.
She has been taking her chances and playing it big in the movie industry. She is one actress every producer always seek after. She is making waves in the industry. Funke Akindele has now become a household name that everyone always look out for.
Her new movie ‘Jenifa’ is making major waves and is selling out fast! ‘Jenifa’ is a film that sheds more light to the fake lifestyle most female undergaraduates live. Suliat is one of the girls, She used to be a village chapion before coming to Lagos for her university education. Upon her arrival she met her long time friend (Becky) who introduced her to some other girls; Franca and Tracy. Suliat then changed her name to Jenifa in order to fit in to the click. All these girls live a fake and wayward life. They Jump from one trouble to another in a bid to belong to the high class. In one of their wayward trips, Franca who is one of them met her untimely death. You need to get a copy of the movie to find out what became of the other three girls.
Even though the movie is quite predictable, the humour, costumes and acting performances take it to another level and carry it along in a nice way.
Also starring in this movie of the moment are as follows: Mosun Filani (Tracy), Ronke Odusanya (Becky), Iyabo Ojo (Franca), Ireti Osayemi (Shakira), Eniola Badmus (Gbogbo Big girl), Odunade Adekola, Yomi Fash-Lanso, Ricardo Agbor, Tola Oladokun, Jide Kosoko, Adebayo Salami and many others.
Applaudable efforts by Funke Akindele for a well written script. Apart from this outstanding movie of the moment she also produced, she had the written and produced the following movies in the past: Agbefo 1 & 2, Ekuro 1 & 2 and few others that I can't remember right now.
Funke who was born in 1976 has been a successful actress for over a decade. She is so humble and she is one of the actresses in the Nollywood industry of good reputation and know what they're doing. She is definitely go places.
Written By 'Teju Ibukunoluwa