Kemi Adetiba’s ‘King of Boys’ is still the number one movie in the last five weeks after it made its entry into the cinemas.
‘King of Boys’, which is Adetiba’s first feature film as a director and producer, has been breaking all the records that were broken by EbonyLife TV owned ‘Wedding Party I’ since its initial release date on October 26, 2018.
A source at Film One distribution hinted that ‘King of Boys’ hit a box office record of N160 million at its fifth weekend in cinemas.
Aiming to break ‘Black Panther’, ‘Wedding Party I’ records
The source further told Correspondent that the movie looks good at making a total earning of over N200 million at the box office as well as equalling the records of ‘Black Panther’ and ‘The Wedding Party 1’
“‘King of Boys’ might possibly retain number 1 for the 5th consecutive week. If it becomes number 1, it would have equalled ‘Black Panther’ and ‘The Wedding Party’ movies to be number for 6 consecutive weeks,” the source dropped.
Kemi Adetiba shot EbonyLife’s ‘The Wedding Party’, which grossed over N200 million at the cinemas and spent six weeks at the number 1 spot according to Film One ditribution.
About ‘King of Boys’
‘King of Boys’ follows the story of Alhaja Eniola Salami, a businesswoman and philanthropist with a checkered past and a promising political future.
She is a pillar of society — loved by many, feared by most, and truly known by a select few. As her political ambitions see her outgrowing the underworld connections responsible for her considerable wealth, she’s drawn into a power struggle that threatens everything she holds dear.
The movie features Sola Sobowale, Remilekun “Reminisce” Safaru, Adesua Etomi, Paul Sambo, illBLISS, Akin Lewis, Toni Tones, Demola Adedoyin, Osas Ajibade, Sharon Ooja, and Jide Kosoko.