Friday, July 30, 2010


Royal Arts Academy, the media school that has promised to train and groom future stars of tommorrow in Nollywood, have made good its promise by putting two lucky students in a new movie being shot, titled, 'Frozen'.

The students, Chisom Ezenwugo and Helen Udoma got to not just meet, rehearse and act with Nollywood star actors and Glo Ambassadors, Desmond Elliot and Uche Jombo! They most importantly got hands-on, practical coaching advice from experienced actor-now-turned-director, Desmond Elliot.
'This is just a tip of the iceberg' enthused Emem Isong, proprietress of the School. 'We intend to groom and train several more young talents that we know are just waiting to be discovered in this country!' In the same vein, the Dean of School, Mrs Uduak Oguamanam, says "The next session is starting in September and we hope to give alot more great opportunities to intending students. We hope more students will avail themselves of this great opportunity'. Call the Royal Arts hotlines and make your dreams come true! 08023527159, 01-8770233, 01-8117099
pics; Top left: Helen Udoma & Maurice Sesay, Helen, Maurice and Desmond, Chisom & Uche Jombo, Desmond, Chisom and Uche, Chisom

Sunday, July 25, 2010


Watch out, World! Young, hot, Nollywood stars! Coming on to you! For more info check

Thursday, July 22, 2010

City people entertainment award

The city people award held on saturday, the 17th of July at Ikeja. Three of Royal Arts Academy Artists shined bright: Emem Isong, Uche Jombo, Desmond Elliot. Three hearty cheers for them. Gbosa!, Gbosa!, Gbosa!!!!

Be a winner, Join Royal Arts Academy.


Its no longer news that the premiere of the much anticipated movies 'Holding Hope' & 'Bursting Out' are going on a 7 city, 4 country tour but what is news is that you can have to opportunity to attend in the city near you where it is taking place! The cities are Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Accra, London, New York and Houston.

To get the chance to attend, answer this simple question; 'What's the name of the All- star film where Uche Jombo acted, that can be said to be her breakout role in Nollywood?' The person with the correct answer will get to attend the star-studded premiere, walk the Red Carpet, meet & greet and take pictures with the Stars including Uche Jombo among many others present at the event. The lucky winner will be featured on our site for all to see. So what are you waiting for? Get those keyboards clicking! Send your entries to The Editor, email: The competition starts today and ends on the 6th of August. Participants should add their email addresses and phone numbers for contact.

*This competition is open to people all over the world but the winner will be responsible for getting his/herself to the city where the premiere is taking place.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Nollywood as a social tool

7,000 copies of EDIKAN- A Royal Arts Academy film has been purchased by Steppingstones Nigeria for free distribution in Akwa Ibom and Cross Rivers States. This is in a bid to educate parents on the ills of labelling children as witches and causing them bodily and pschological harm.

More information on this can be found here.

Please visit SteppingstonesNigeria's website to lend a helping hand. Let's join hands to stop this wickedness to our children.

Friday, July 2, 2010


Are you a storyteller with a good command of English language?
Have you ever longed to know how put your stories into words to be viewed by the world? Do you want to know how to write screenplay for films and television but lack the skills, expertise and funds to do that?
Well, your chance has come!

Royal Arts Academy is giving a Scriptwriting Scholarship to the one person who shows he/she has the skills to be a world class scriptwriter! To be participate, send a one paged essay to on why you think you have what it takes to be 'The Chosen One! Deadline: 15th July 2010
Please note that the winner will need to be resident in Lagos, Nigeria for the period of three months when the course commences.

Thursday, July 1, 2010


Are you between the ages of 32 and 40 with a good command of the English language? Male and very good looking? Please drop your full length picture, contact details and a showreel at our office: Royal Arts Academy, 4 Adebisi close, off Ajao road, Surulere, Lagos between friday, the 2nd of July and Friday the 9th of July,2010. We're looking for a male lead for our upcoming shoot.