The Chatroom, a new film produced by Maysquare studios and Adesuwa Onyenokwe, publisher of TW magazine, is set to cause a bubble in the film industry. Themed around abuse against women, the producers recently held a media briefing in Lagos to herald the project.
Inspired by true-life events, the movie will feature prominent actors such as Damilola Adegbite Attoh, Kanayo O. Kanayo and comedian Akpororo. Also starring in the movie is on-air personality and television host, IK Osakioduwa and popular radio show host, Yolanda George Adams fondly called Aunt Landa amongst others. The film will be shot in May in Lagos, Abuja and the United Kingdom.
Speaking at the launch, the wife of the former governor of Ekiti State, founder of the African Women’s Development Fund and women’s rights activist, Erelu Bisi Fayemi stressed that the message is timely, adding tat there’s no better time for the production of the movie giving her commitment to support the project.
Also speaking at the event, the founder of WFM, Toun Okewale shared a real life experience and passionately expressed her support for the project while calling on attendees to also support the film and what it stands for.
The producers of the movie, Peju Fadirepo and Adesuwa Onyenokwe informed that the project is not just a movie, but a movement, adding that the film will be extremely entertaining and hilarious without losing its salient and timely message.