MEDIA ALERT! MEDIA ALERT!! MEDIA ALERT!!!
STEPHANIE OKEREKE WILL NOT BE AT THE RISING CHOREOS (FOOTSTEPS OF THE FIRST LADY) PLAY IN MALAWI SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 6TH 2010
LAGOS, NIGERIA — Nollywood A-list actress Stephanie Okereke was originally scheduled be a part of the production of Footsteps of the First lady produced by Malawi Theater group Rising Choreos.
Due to circumstances on the hand of the production company Rising Choreos, Stephanie will not be participating in the play. Marketing collateral which includes a promotional video for the play, images and documents on Stephanie have been used to promote the event. Stephanie however will not be in attendance and she wants her fans to know that.
“It’s unfortunate I will not be participating in the play in Malawi. I cannot begin to describe my disappointment in this incident, but I trust other opportunities to visit Malawi will arise. ” – Stephanie Okereke
Stephanie Okereke came into the Nollywood scene in 1997 as a student at the University of Calabar. After
graduating, her thirst for an acting career propelled her into Nollywood full-time. Stephanie made her mark with the
movie Emotional Crack which premiered at the African Film festival in April 2004. With Over 90 films to her name,
Stephanie Okereke is continually building her brand in the movie industry. A graduate of the New York Film Academy, Stephanie has expanded her title to include Director, producer and writer with the introduction of her latest movie: Through the Glass which premiered at the Silver Screen Theater of the Pacific Design Center on October 18th 2008 in Hollywood, California, and premiered across theaters in Nigeria on September 16th 2009 to record topping viewings and was also at the Cannes Festival in the summer of 2010.
For more information contact:
ICY Public Relations
Yetunde O. Taiwo