Sharing a picture of Genevieve on her Instagram page, Ini Edo wrote;
“WCW…ACTIONS OVER NOISE.
“Keep breaking them barriers…The Good Lord is with you.I love you,I appreciate you,I am Proud of u.Welldone sis @genevievennaji”
This is after Genevieve Nnaji was interviewed by CNN’s Richard Quest, on her first movie as a director, which was bought by Netflix.
Lion Heart is Genevieve Nnaji’s directorial debut. A day before the premiere, Netflix announced a deal to acquire the movie. This makes Lion Heart the first original film from Nigeria to be owned by Netflix.
Genevieve Nnaji on CNN on discussed her movie specifically and Nollywood generally. She said she sees Nollywood gaining global acceptance in the nearest future but the only barrier she foresees is the language.
Watch a snippet from the CNN interview below.