“This one hot pass fire” – Kunle Afolayan reveals release date of movie ‘Anikulapo series’, shares snippets (Video)

Popular Nigerian actor and movie producer Kunle Afolayan has revealed that the highly-anticipated movie, ‘Anikulapo series: Rise of the spectre’, will be released on March 1.

Kunle Afolayan, known for addressing important social themes in his films and showcasing Yoruba language and culture, shared a sneak peek of his upcoming project coming up on Netflix, via his Instagram.

The six-part epic series, Anikulapo: Rise of the spectre, is a follow-up to its original successful 2022 movie, telling a story of a traveller, Saro, finding his end meets in Oyo kingdom.

The movie was shot on location at KAP Film Village and Resort in Igbojaiye, Oyo State, Nigeria, Aníkúlápó: Rise of the Spectre stars returning fan-favourite cast members and exciting new additions.

The movie features Kunle Remi (returning as Saro), Bimbo Ademoye (as Rolake), Layi Wasabi, Uzee Usman, Sola Sobowale, Jide Kosoko, Lateef Adedimeji, Gabriel Afolayan, Lincoln Owo Ogunde, Aunty Ramota, Ronke Oshodi-Oke, Sunday Omobolanle, Funky Mallam, Aisha Lawal, Adeniyi Johnson, Moji Afolayan, Sisi Quadri among other Nollywood actors.

Fan anticipated as they flooded his comment section with their thoughts. Some reactions are shown below:

9jainfo said, “Ah but March 1 lo far naw”.

lolade_okusanya said, “Omoooooooo!!!!😳😳😳👏👏👏”.

uzee_usman said, “Now we talking the biggest series ever… lets gooooooooooooo 🔥🔥🔥”.

damilolaogunsi said, “😂😂😂😂😂😂…. March 1 can never come soon enough. A N Í K Ú L Á P Ó”.

rayartworld said, “The way that woman grabbed the little girl and sped off… So real 💯”.

ahm_kilonshizy said, “Why do angels have to be light skinned? Isn’t this giving the old Nollywood narration of the white savior/messiah? I stand to be corrected sir @kunleafo”.