Prolific Nigerian filmmaker Kenneth Gyang is set to take audiences on an exhilarating cinematic journey through the bustling heart of Nigeria with his latest creation, “This is Lagos.” Gyang’s latest work according to the director is his love letter, and a heartfelt ode to Lagos.
“This is Lagos” tells the story of Stevo, a young man chasing superstardom in a city filled with masked people in one way or the other, as it explores the hustle and bustle of living in a city like Lagos.
The film features a talented ensemble cast, such as Gabriel Afolayan, Ikechukwu Onunaku, Rahama Sadau, Kate Henshaw, Enyinna Nwigwe, Sani Muazu, David Jones David, Greg Ojefua, Mike Afolarin, Jibrin Homsuk and Laura Pepple.
Kenneth Gyang, celebrated for his critically acclaimed works like “Confusion Na Wa” and “The Lost Café,” expressed that “This is Lagos is my love letter, a personal project. I’ve already completed two films, but this one is my heartfelt ode to Lagos. As someone deeply rooted in the essence of the city, I wanted to capture the true spirit of Lagos..”
“This is Lagos,” is expected in the cinemas in December 2023, a film that promises to be a love letter to the city, its people, and the indomitable spirit that defines it.
Stay tuned for more updates on the film.