Kanayo O Kanayo, Showmax original series, Okezie star of Agu | Guardian Nigeria News

Kanayo O Kanayo, Showmax original series, Okezie star of Agu | Headline News


Kanayo O. Kanayo, Nonso Odogwu and Ruby Okezie star in the latest installment of the star-studded Showmax original series “Agu.”

Kanayo O. Kanayo, Nonso Odogwu and Ruby Okezie star in the latest installment of the star-studded Showmax original series “Agu.”

Agu is a six-part courtroom drama that follows the lives of three main characters, Etim (Kanayo O. Kanayo), Pius (Nonso Odogwu), and Victoria (Ruby Okezie), and the aftermath of Jonathan’s murder. Get involved in a court case. Pius’s best friend.

Etim is a 50-year-old savvy lawyer who is down on his luck and struggling with his career, not to mention problems with alcohol. After meeting Pius, a traditionalist who is accused of killing his friend in the forest, Etim jumps on the case as a chance to revive his moribund career and confronts ambitious prosecuting attorney Victoria. do. He shares a complicated history.

However, nothing is as it seems in this case, and as the trial unfolds, the series sheds light on the characters’ complex relationships and dark secrets, while simultaneously teasing the gap between legal and traditional belief systems. It also explores the struggles of

Agu also stars Moff Duncan as Sora, Victoria’s charming and selfish boss and mentor. Tina Mba plays the role of Judge Akorede, a frank and serious judge. Ireti Doyle plays Laura “LS” Lateef Simpson, a senior partner at Sola’s firm who will stop at nothing to win. The series also stars Linda Ejiofor, Ego Nwosu, Vine Orgu and former Big Brother Titans housemates.

Lead actor Kanayo O Kanayo said, “I’m excited to be a part of this project, not only as an actor, but also as a lawyer who will bring the legal aspects of the story to life. Throughout my career, I’ve worked on many great films. Agu really stands out. It’s a series that I hope viewers can look forward to.”

“In Agu, Nigerians will be able to identify with the characters and empathize with the importance of family ties and the pursuit of justice in everyday life,” he added.

Anise Holloway, the series’ director, also said in her speech, “Agu is a story of family, justice, and betrayal set in Igbo culture. This is a captivating limited drama series that will resonate with all Nigerians.” , the cast has done an amazing job bringing this story to life, and we are confident that viewers will enjoy and appreciate this series.”

Agu is part of Showmax’s December content slate in Nigeria, along with season 2 of the hit telenovela Wula and the upcoming original feature film School Run. Fans can also continue to enjoy new episodes of the reality series The Real Housewives of Lagos Season 2, as well as other Showmax She Nigeria originals.

“Agu” will premiere exclusively on Showmax on December 14, 2023.

Source: guardian.ng

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