This might not be a happy news for cinema lovers who were hoping to watch the much anticipated ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ in cinemas across the country as viewing have been postponed.
Producers say this was as a result of delays in obtaining a clearance from the movie body, Nigeria Film and Video Censors Board.
Excerpts from the release which was sent by Adeoye Omotayo of R & B Public Relations Limited and obtained by our sources goes…”Regrettably, the much anticipated release of Half of a Yellow Sun has had to be postponed as a result of delays in obtaining certification from the Nigeria Film and Videos Censors Board. The attached Press Release explains further.”
The new release date is now 2nd of May,2014. ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ is a Nigerian drama adapted from Chimamanda Adichie’s best selling thriller of the same title. It features some Hollywood and Nollywood heavyweights like Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton, Genevieve Nnaji and Onyeka Onwenu.
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