Chidinma – Love Me [Video]

The video follows a couple trying to work out their relationship while Chidinma, dressed in a variety of beautiful outfits, sings soulfully.The video directed by Asurf Oluseyi, was shot in Epe, Lagos and has a rural setting featuring beautiful aerial, outdoor and indoor visuals.

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Disney Distribution Chief Dave Hollis Leaving To Run Wife Rachel Hollis' Company

And last year, Disney became the only studio to cross $6 billion twice. “I am very thankful to Dave for his dynamic and fearless leadership of our distribution organization, which has seen our studio to incredible heights at the worldwide box office, culminating in our three biggest years on record and, in 2016, the biggest year in industry history,” said Bergman. “We are very sad to see him go but wish him and his family all the best”.Taff currently leads franchise management and business and audience insights. “The creation of this new role is a significant step in more effectively supporting and expanding the presence of The Walt Disney Studios’ world-class collection of filmmaking studios, and Cathleen Taff is the perfect person to take it on, having demonstrated an expansive knowledge of our business, incisive creative instincts, and boundless resourcefulness over the course of her multifaceted career at Disney,” Bergman said in a statement.Disney veteran Cathleen Taff will assume Hollis’ job, becoming the only female to currently run theatrical distribution at a major Hollywood studio.Longtime Disney distribution chief Dave Hollis is leaving the studio to become CEO of his wife Rachel Hollis’ company, Chic Media, and relocate his family to Texas.Upon leaving Disney, her husband will serve as CEO of Chic Media. “I can’t count the number of ‘pinch-me’ moments I’ve had in my time at Disney, and in a world where so few opportunities could compare, the chance to support my wife and help grow her company was something I couldn’t pass up,” Dave Hollis said in a statement.Taff will have expanded responsibilities in addition to distribution under the newly created title of executive vp theatrical distribution, franchise management and business and audience insights, studio president Alan Bergman announced Monday.

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Box Office: Will 'Black Panther' Conquer China?

Latent tensions over this question came to the fore days before the film’s U. S. release, when a Chinese-language character poster for Panther emerged online showing Chadwick Boseman’s hero with his face concealed by his character’s headgear. Since the U. S. version of the same poster showed Boseman both masked and unmasked, some observers naturally began to speculate that Disney might be trying to downplay the film’s African origins in China because of assumptions about the local audience.But if Chinese audiences do view Black Panther mostly as “just another superhero movie,” the film is also unlikely to benefit from the positive marketing effect that has come with its status as a cultural milestone in the U. S. , where, alongside its depth, originality and sheer entertainment value, critics and filmgoers alike have celebrated Panther for breaking new ground in terms of onscreen diversity.A strong performance by Black Panther in China would put it in the same range as other comparable “character-launch” Marvel movies in the territory, such as Guardians of the Galaxy ($86 million), Ant-Man ($105 million) and Doctor Strange ($109 million).Disney’s official Chinese trailer for Black Panther includes brief clips of Thor, Iron Man and Captain America — clips not in the U. S. version — driving home the message that the new film firmly belongs in the Marvel pantheon.Marvel movies are Hollywood’s most successful film franchise in China, vastly outperforming Warner Bros. ‘ DC films and Disney’s Star Wars movies, the latter of which have yet to land with Chinese audiences.Foreign-language comedies are notoriously hard to translate to local culture (none of Judd Apatow’s movies have been released in China either); and Chinese distributors have only recently begun to test the waters with imported historical dramas (Darkest Hour, released in China in December, brought in a modest $5. 8 million).”Since Wolf Warrior 2 was such a hit and introduced Africa as a setting to the Chinese audience,” notes Rosen, “it will be interesting to see if Black Panther’s mythical African kingdom of Wakanda might also be a hook to draw people in”.Speculation about race and cultural assumptions aside, the most immediate challenge Disney faces in marketing Black Panther in China is a familiar one: how to bring an audience up to speed on a character and complicated backstory it knows nothing about.As it’s prowled the globe, Panther has tracked down and slain Hollywood’s conventional “wisdom” that movies led by black casts don’t sell well overseas. Following a strong $12. 9 million first week in Russia, it opened way ahead of Thor: Ragnarok and Guardians of the Galaxy in Japan with $4. 2 million, while also adding to hefty totals in South Korea ($36 million) and most of Southeast Asia.In fact, the available evidence suggests Black Panther is on track to open much like any other Marvel superhero movie in China.China’s growing interest yet occasional lack of self-awareness concerning Africa was put on full display in February during a now-infamous skit included in China Central Television’s Spring Festival Gala, the annual variety show watched by an estimated 700 million viewers during the Chinese New Year holiday.

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Oscars: 'Shape Of Water' Is Top-Grossing Best Picture Winner In Five Years

To date, Shape of Water has grossed $57. 4 million domestically and $126. 4 million worldwide. (In addition to best picture, del Toro took home his first Academy Award for best director.Three years ago, Birdman took in took in $37. 8 million domestically and $103. 2 million worldwide, preceded the year before by 12 Years a Slave with $50. 3 million domestically (it went on to earn $187. 7 million globally).Last year’s best picture winner, Moonlight, topped out at $22. 1 million domestically and $27. 8 worldwide; the year before that, champ Spotlight grossed $45 domestically and $43. 3 million overseas for a total $88. 3 million.

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YBNL Presents: Limerick Ft Olamide – Pesin [Video]

YBNL Presents Limerick with a new single entitled- Pepsin featuring Olamide.  The original version of Pesin was made by Limerick even before he was signed to the record label.E get this story i for tell  person pesin,no need, I no sure sey den go hear pesin, and if i dey church i no dey like to share testimony, den fit go talk sey make i help person, Nowadays if you beg pesin for money, den go dey get self esteem.

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Weekend Box Office: 'Black Panther' Dazzles With $65.7M In Third Outing

Death Wish, a remake of the 1974 revenge thriller, opened to an estimated $13 million from 2,847 locations.  In the film, which took third place over the weekend, Willis stars as a doctor who takes the law into his own hands after an attack on his wife and daughter.Jennifer Lawrence’s ‘Red Sparrow’ debuts to $17 million, while Bruce Willis-starrer ‘Death Wish’ takes in an estimated $13 million; select Oscar nominees enjoy a last-minute surge before Sunday’s Academy Awards ceremony.Black Panther has yet to open in China, where it will bow on Friday. To date, the U. K. leads all territories with $49. 1 million, followed by South Korea ($41. 4 million), Brazil ($24. 9 million), Australia ($22. 3 million) and Mexico ($22 million). It also is the No. 5 release of all time in South Africa, and the highest-grossing title ever in West Africa and East Africa.Movies from Jennifer Lawrence and Bruce Willis were no match for Disney and Marvel’s Black Panther, which amassed another $65. 7 million in its third outing to leap past the $500 million mark in North America and earn nearly $900 million worldwide.Most notably, Guillermo del Toro’s frontrunner The Shape of Water was up 19 percent from last weekend, grossing an estimated $1. 4 million from 832 theaters for a domestic total of $57. 4 million.From Fox and Chernin Entertainment, Red Sparrow beat Death Wish with an estimated $17 million from 3,056 theaters to place second.Two R-rated action pics opened opposite Black Panther in North America — Red Sparrow, a spy thriller starring Lawrence, and Willis’ Death Wish remake. Both did muted business.

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