The official trailer for Spencer has arrived. Directed by Pablo Larraín, who previously directed the 2016 biopic Jackie, Kristen Stewart stars as the late Princess Diana. The film takes place over a weekend in 1991 as Diana must stay at the Queen’s Sandringham Estate for Christmas festivities amid her decision to end her marriage to Prince Charles. Throughout the […]
Denrele Edun, James Brown feature in new HBO documentary ‘The Legend of the Underground’
In celebration of pride month, HBO will be releasing a brand new documentary called ‘The Legend of the Underground’ centred on youths challenging ideas of gender, conformity, and civil rights in Nigeria.
According to Executive producers Mike Jackson, John Legend, Austyn Biggers and Ty Stiklorius, the documentary is set to premiere on the streaming platform on June 29, as it follows the journey of Micheal Ighodaro as he questions the restrictions to freedom of expression especially of queer people or people perceived as queer in Nigeria. The documentary “paints a portrait of a new generation that uses social media, underground radio, and any other resources at their disposal to fight for their rights of personal expression. Through bold creativity, they work to spark a cultural revolution that would challenge the ideals of gender, conformity, and civil rights in Nigeria.”