Abuja - Nollywood producer and director Obi Emelonye has released an official apology to actresses Genevieve Nnaji and Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde over misquoted comments attributed to him.
Emelonye was reported to have said the actresses are out of work as a result of their lofty salaries that outstrip the budgets of local films, Bella Naija reports.
Emelonye has, however, come out claiming he was misquoted in an attempt by the initiator to draw attention to themselves.
He added that he had a rewarding professional relationship with the two actresses and that he was grateful to work with them.
Read his full statement at Bella Naija.