Fuji House Of Commotion director to debut TV series
Fuji House of Commotion director Chris Ihidero has announced the completion of his first TV project. Named “Man Pikin”, the 26-part series was created and produced by Chris Ihidero, one of the continent’s most respected television writers and producers, and owner of PinPoint Media, a Nigerian film and media company that works to industrialize content creation and distribution in Africa.
Man Pikin is the story of a man’s daily struggles to raise his children after the death of his wife.
Ihidero says, “This is one of the many to come. In September 2019, we launched the content machinery we had been working on for a year and started filming to deliver the first product in our production line, the first season of Man Pikin, a family comedy series. Man Pikin is my nod to Fuji House of Commotion, Nigeria’s oldest and most popular family comedy series that I have had the privilege of directing for five years. ”
The first season of Man Pikin features an impressive cast roster, including Uche Odoputa, Olakunle Abounce Fawole, Ogechi Aniegboka and Nonso Ibiakwuma, as well as Amanda Iriekpen and King David Akpakwu. , Halima Bakenne and Chike Egwuaka. Ihidero is the executive producer and principal director.
Nollywood continues to grow remarkably, with data from The Guardian showing that the industry contributed 0.27% to Nigeria’s GDP in the first quarter of 2019. Last year alone, more than 6 billion Naira was recorded. , according to technext. Ihidero says PinPoint is on a mission to help the industry create a system that scales without compromising quality and pay.
“This is what Hollywood was built on, and we are thrilled for the opportunity to join all of the other visionaries on the continent in transforming the film industry here …”
Man Pikin will premiere in ROK on December 12, 2021.