It is very rare for you to see a singer also acting in movies, but there are some musicians who have decided to show how talented they are by acting in some movies. Today I would like to show you four female musicians who have acted in movies.
1. Jeremy Irons Photo Credit: Google This Oscar-winning actor has covered a ton of ground over the years from theaters to live-action to animation. With an unconventional look and an accent most people will kill for, Irons has patented the sarcastic villain. He has portrayed villainous roles like Simon Gruber in Die Hard With Vengeance, Uber-Morlock in the 2002s The Time Machine, and Scar in The Lion King.
1. Arinzé Kene Born in Lagos, Nigeria to Igbo parents in 1987, Arinzé Kene is a British actor and creator. Best known for his one-man play Misty, he’ll take the lead role in the world premiere of Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Story at the Lyric Theatre in 2021. Embarking on a career in the performing arts can prove risky, but not for Kene. He made his professional debut in Torn at the Arcola Theatre. His early career also includes Been So Long at the Young Vic, as well as appearances in The Lion King
Nigeria is a blessed land, there is no two ways about it. Nigeria is a land blessed with rich soil, lush vegetation and beautiful species of animals. Unfortunately, some of these animals aren’t conserved and this puts them at the risk of extinction. Extinction meaning that they might be completely wiped off the surface of the earth as a result of human activities such as deforestation and hunting. One of such animals that are on the verge of extinction is the Drill monkey. The drill, is a short tailed monkey
The Lion King is a computer-animated American musical drama film. It was written by Jeff Nathanson,produced and directed by Jon Favreau and produced by Walt Disney Pictures. The movie was created by a cutting edge computer technology in a virtual reality environment. Although few scenes where shot in Kenya, majority of the scenes was shot on a stage in Playa Vista, California. The Lion King movie is loved by many people especially the children. This is because of the funny characters in the movie that will make
Recall that early last year, Blue Ivy took home the BET Her Award for her song “Brown Skin Girl” alongside the 38-year-old entertainer, SAINt JHN and Wizkid. The song was featured on The Lion King: The Gift soundtrack album. That wasn't the first award Blue Ivy has won for “Brown Skin Girl.” The song also won the the Ashford & Simpson Songwriter's Award at the "2020 BET Soul Train Award" and Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration at the "2020 NAACP Image Award" The BET Awards, established in 2001
To all animation movies lovers, here are five of such movies you can never get enough of; 1) The Lion King; The Lion King is a story about a young cub who wanted to be so much like his father. He was living his best life until his evil uncle came into the picture and poisoned his mind with ambition. In a bid to prove himself, he ended up endangering himself. When his father, the king came to rescue him, he died in the process. His uncle took over the throne and he left town for failing his father but in the
The Lion King is an American musical drama film directed and produced by Jon Favreau, written by Jeff Nathanson, and produced by Walt Disney pictures. It is a photorealistic computer-animated film. The voice of Simba was by Donald Glover. Simba is a Lion who is the crown Prince of the Pride Lands. Donald McKinley Glover Jr. is an American actor, musician, comedian, writer, screenwriter and DJ. He performs music under the stage name Childish Gambino and as a DJ under the name mcDJ. He was born on the 25 September,
Brown Skin Girl is a song recorded by American singer Beyoncé, Guyanese singer Saint Jhn and Nigerian singer Wizkid, featuring Blue Ivy Carter from the 2019 album The Lion King. Billboard publication rated "Brown Skin Girl" as the 68th best song of 2019, saying the song "pillows Beyoncé's campaign for artistic dignity and female authorization". Recenctly, the video to the song was dropped and a lot of Nigerians has been praising Wizkid for the privilege he had of being in Beyonce music video. Nigerian is the
After American music queen, Beyonce, released The Lion King album, virtually everyone expected a quick music video for her song, 'Brown Skin Girl', which features Afrobeat star, Wizkid. Surprisingly, the first music video with any of the featured artists to hit the internet is that of Shata Wale on the album, and as expected Ghanaians are really excited about it. Although the music video for the track, 'Already' featuring Shatta Wale is yet to be officially released, it has been leaked online and people are
Beyoncé releases highly anticipated visual album Black Is King The singer got the Beyhive buzzing with surprise drops of the Already music video and a deluxe edition of The Lion King: The Gift ahead of the release of Black Is King. The 24-time Grammy Award-winning queen of pop has released her hotly anticipated visual album "Black Is King", inspired by "The Lion King," on Disney+ What you need to know about Black Is King: Black is King is based on the music from Beyonce's 2019 soundtrack for the animated film.
While making a list of your favorite cartoons, that list cannot be complete without this very cartoon, "The Lion King". Almost every kid watched this cartoon. The Lion King Cartoon While we watched the cartoon, Timon and Pumbaa must have really made us laugh. If you might have wondered which funny actors voiced these two characters, don't worry, you'll soon get to know them. Just so you know, Timon is an animated meerkat and Pumbaa an animated warthog. They were both duo introduced in Disney's 1994 animated
"If you didn't watch these cartoons as a child i dont think your childhood is complete." This is one of the saying people use to explain movies that got their mind in a deep and excited state. As a child many watch a-lot of cartoons and TV programs that make up their childhood. Here are the list of some movies that you sure would love to watch again: 1. Hercules This animated movie talks about a GREEK GOD, Hercules who was brought to earth by his wicked uncle on an attempt to turn him into human. In order to
I think Beyonce is more of a visual artist and she realizes that. It's not the first time she has made a visual album. Her self tilted album Beyonce released in 2013 was a visual album, as well as Lemonade (2016) and the current The Lion King project, Black Is King (2020). Obviously, it's her well-executed videos that give life to her music projects, coupled with the fact that she's a great choreographer and is a natural beauty. About her last album The Lion King: The Gift. Going by published statistics, some
Greetings to all my readers and welcome to today's article. The year 2020 has been filled with several exciting movies. Many hearts were broken when some of these movies were shifted owing to the outbreak of the pandemic plaguing the world early this year. However, some movies made it into production and we were not disappointed at all by what we got. Recently, Disney has gone ahead to produce live action versions of it's movies, including The Lion King, Alaadin, Beauty and the Beast and Cinderella. Recently,
Damini Ogulu, the African giant who has now gone twice as tall is living the dream and doing Africa and Africans proud with his latest offering Twice as Tall. The Album which was released barely two weeks ago is doing well all over the world as it was gathered that it topped in 45 countries including Nigeria. The album has achieved another feat as it has become the first Nigerian and indeed album of an African based artiste to debut as high as number 54 on the billboard top 200 albums charts. The album is expected
Beyonce Knowles has released a new music video for her The Lion King: The Gift track "Already" featuring Ghanaian singer Shatta Wale and Major Lazer. 'Already' will be featured in the upcoming Black is King movie which is directed, written, and executive produced by Beyonce. She also dropped a deluxe version of The Lion King: The Gift, which features her recent single 'Black Parade', an extended version of that track, and a Melo-x remix of 'Find Your Way Back'. Watch the music video below: The 38-year-old
Beyonce just dropped the video to the widely acclaimed "Brown skin girl" off the album The Lion King: The Gift featuring Wizkid, Blue Ivy, SAint JHN, Lupita Nyong'o, Naomi Campbell and a host of others. The video has a playtime of over six minutes. The video features black beauties to portray the theme of the song. The album actually promote the African culture and aims to give strength to the black girl child. The song plus the video is a successful combo. The album also features a number of African artists
Niniola Apata (born 15 December 1986), known professionally as Niniola is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. She participated in the sixth season of project Fame West Africa in 2013. After releasing her debut single "Ibadi", she was nominated for Most Promising Act to Watch at the 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards. In 2019, elements of "Maradona" were sampled in "Find Your Way Back", a song from Beyoncé's soundtrack album The Lion King: the gift Niniola is also credited as one of the track's songwriters