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October 1 comes out on Independence Day

18 August 2014, 16:21

Lagos - Kunle Afolayan’s latest work October 1, will be released in all Nigerian cinemas on October 3 2014,  but with special  screenings from Wednesday October 1, 2014.

The movie was made with over N200million, and was shot in Lagos and Ondo state for over forty days, after four months on pre-production.

Also read: Kunle Afolayan’s launches book for The Figurine

The cast of the movie include veteran actor Sadiq Daba (hit 80’s TV drama series Cockrow At Dawn), Kehinde Bankole, David Bailie, Nick Rhys, Fabian Adeoye Lojede, Kanayo O. Kanayo, Bimbo Manuel, Kunle Afolayan, Femi Adebayo, Demola Adedoyin, Kayode Olaiya, and Deola Sagoe.

Also read: Kunle Afolayan’s ‘October 1’ trailer gets international recognition

October 1 is a  psychological thriller that follows Danladi Waziri (Sadiq Daba), a police officer from the North who is posted to the remote town of Akote, to solve a  series of female murder cases before the Nigerian flag is raised on October 1, Nigeria’s Independence Day.

A grand premiere has been slated for Sunday September 28th, 2014 at theEko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.

October 1 is the third film from Kunle Afolayan after The Figurine and Phone Swap


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