Lagos - Idris Elba’s 'Beasts Of No Nation' will lead off Netflix’s original films and will be released on October 16, reports Pulse.ng
The film is directed by Cary Fukunaga, and tells the story of young boy in a West African country.
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According to the synopsis; When civil war tears his family apart and militants kill his father, the young boy is forced to join a unit of mercenary fighters.
The upcoming American war drama film is based on the 2005 novel of the same name by Nigerian author Uzodinma Iweala and stars Idris Elba, Ama K. Abebrese, Grace Nortey, David Dontoh andOpeyemi Fagbohungbe.
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