Lagos - Recently, Nollywood actress Peace Maria Francis' and some other actresses were pictured half naked on a film set, resulting in public backlash.
Director of the upcoming movie, Krissyjoh Chris, took to his Facebook page to defend the nudity in his upcoming untitled film.
"Nudity in movie is not a crime. Yes, it's true. My actress "Maria Francis" is not a prostitute, thank God she has now opened up, before she was afraid," he said.
"I gave her the courage to come out from her hidden pit, I'm so happy that Nigerians have heard it all from the horse's mouth.
She didn't do it for money nor fame, this is the same reply I replied the journalists . Some say she has slept with her and almost all the girls who acted nude in the epic film. I'm also happy that some of the girls are now beginning to respond to interviews."
The actress who shared the set photo, called on the public to quit judging her. According to the actress, this is about her profession, and saving the movie industry.
Peace Maria is an Akwa Ibom born upcoming Nollywood actress.
- News 24