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The Wedding Party (2016)

Chaos prevails when a family prepares for a lavish wedding.

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Credited cast:
Alibaba Akporobome ... Bamidele Coker
... Wonu
Daniella Down ... Deardre Winston
... Lady Obianuju Onwuka
Emmanuel Edunjobi ... Pastor Leke
... Dunni Coker
Kunle Idowu ... Harrison
Jennifer Igbinovia ... Lady at Church
Somkele Iyamah ... Yemisi
... MC
... Chief Felix Onwuka
... Rosie
... Nonso Onwuka
Ikechukwu Onunaku ... Sola Akinyemi
Sola Sobowale ... Tinuade Coker
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What happens when you throw in an insecure virgin bride, a reformed playboy groom, two overbearing mothers who can't stand each other, one philandering husband, a high-strung wedding planner, the invasion of unruly village gate- crashes, a thief on the loose, a best man with a flashdrive full of secrets, a sexy EX with vengeance on her mind, two loyal bridesmaids ready to go to war, and a brother seeking his father's approval? A HILARIOUS melting pot of potential disaster. Will it all be too much? Or will true love stand even the most chaotic of wedding celebrations as offered in The Wedding Party?

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There ain't no party like a Lagos Wedding Party.

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Feature film directorial debut of Kemi Adetiba, she was known for directing music video. See more »

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If you're a Nigerian . . .
26 February 2018 | by See all my reviews

In particular a Nigerian of a certain age (b/w 30-40) who lives elsewhere, but misses certain aspects of Nigeria, this is a really good film. Noted: that's a very narrow category. Look, Nollywood has produced some embarrassing nonsense, but The Wedding Party is something that is actually well-produced and directed. Also, the actors are good and/or appear to be having a good time. Is that a relatively low bar? Perhaps. But, again, consider the demographic and then see if you don't enjoy it.

I hope there's more to come like this from Nollywood.


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