Popular Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, has caused quite a stir online after she shared clips from some epic Nollywood movies she featured in.
The veteran movie star took to her official Instagram page to share the videos which a fan sent to her and expressed deep nostalgia.
The videos captured scenes from the movies – Yankee Girls, Blood Sisters, Kosorogun, Games Women Play, All my Life – in which she co-starred with her colleagues, Genevieve Nnaji, Rita Dominic, Stella Damusus and Patience Ozokwor.
Omotola emphasized that long before Afrobeat music gained global recognition, they played a significant role in introducing Nigerian entertainment to the world.
The 45-year-old actress captioned the videos,
Someone sent me some of these vids and it was nostalgic…lol
Despite the not so great quality, No social media, these movies Broke barriers… Way Before Afrobeats We introduced Nigerian Entertainment to the World ! We took on the World …
Name the Movies you know… Lol”
The videos has sparked massive reactions online, with many sharing their thoughts about the old movies and how life was when they were released.
@iamstephliet wrote, “Blood sisters! As a teenager, that movie made me despise Genevieve so much but thank God for growth & maturity. I love Genny to stupor now, she can never do wrong my eyes 🥰🥰”
@official_judyleyy wrote, “No nakedness then in movies 🙌🙌🙌👏👏👏families enjoyed watching movies together 💯💯💯BUT now you go dey watch movie with your children dey tell them close your eyes 👀 because everything wen suppose be private parts don turn public parts 😭😭😭hummmm it is well”
@nguheer wrote, “Nostalgic moments indeed! You ladies were the talk of Nollywood that year. If there was no Omotala, Rita, Genevieve, Ini, Chioma, Uche and Stephanie in a movie, it will not interest me👏👏👏 collect your flowers 🌺🌺🌺”
@aademi5 wrote, “The days of advertising new movie with paper posters I remember always trying to go to Ojuelegba under bridge every Monday to see d posters of new movie that just came out ot coming out🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣”