VJ Adams Ibrahim leads the cast in new blockbuster ‘THE OAP’, a star-studded cinematic drama to be released in all Nigerian cinemas soon.
The movie is inspired by a real live events and follows the story of Olaolu Cole (VJ Adams) a charismatic, suave, and intelligent popular OAP in Lagos who believes he always wants to stand for the truth as he navigates through an epic and extremely intense 24 hours of his life. Olaolu Cole asked a question he found in a magazine in his late father’s house on his radio show and got more than he bargained for. Chief Gyan and Chief Smith (Antar Laniyan) are very rich and insane gamblers. They heard Olaolu over the radio when he asked the question and decided to place a very big bet on it to celebrate Independence Day which made them deployed different tactics in getting the answer before the next day. Sikiru and Lilian, who lives in the ghetto too are searching for the answer, because they want the price money. They went through different struggles to try to get the answer, where they later found love instead.
The film explores the effects media has on people, in different strata of the society. It promotes integrity and good work ethics.
“My movie debut…..It’s only right it tells a true story.” – VJ Adams
The movie also features Nollywood veteran actor Antar Laniyan, alongside other actors, such as popular Tinsel Actor, Yewande Lawal, the AMVCA winner for Best supporting actor, Rotimi Salami, the popular comedian ‘Frank Donga’ Idowu, and the famous video vixen Roseline ‘Liquor rose’ Afije, Joy Nice amongst other amazing casts like Adebayo Ogundele, Kennedy Adetayo Kunle, Elizabeth Fagbemiro, Damilola Olugbode, Julius, Adetutu Salami, Olowu, Bilal Olorunsanu. The popular OAP Bardia ‘Illrymz’ also made a cameo appearance in the movie.
“VJ Adams is the main badass murderer on this one…. He was terrific, the synergy between himself and I on the set was very awesome, wait to see the stunt I pulled in the movie, you will laugh, cry, vex, and still laugh again”- Rotimi Salami (AMVCA Winner)
The On Air Personality (OAP) was written, directed and produced by Quam Ololade Balogun of QS9 MUTIMEDIA. After he has worked on some short films, ‘The OAP’ is his first feature film and is definitely a must watch……..
See Pictures from the set below…..
Okegbemi Olusoji Festus is an Editor/Creative writer at campustori.com, A digital media Executive and a known Social Media Enthusiast.