Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Popular Nollywood Actress, Stephanie Linus, Urges Colleagues To Be Retrained
Highly eloquent and talent actress, Stephanie Linus popularly known as Stephanie Okereke, last Sunday urged her colleagues to be best among equals in their professional output.
Okereke, who disclosed this in a conference, said that the stakeholders in Nollywood to be more effective professionally so as to shoot the industry to greater heights.
According to her, “most of our colleagues need training, especially in film making. We need to be trained in lightings and props to bring out quality films and story lines. We will be able to tell African story properly through good quality pictures,” she said. Nigerians are very creative and need to be developed to be rated overall best.”
Stephanie made this pronouncement in Lagos and also advised that stakeholders need not lag behind now that Nollywood had become a household name in the world. She urged her colleagues to utilise any opportunity of retraining themselves to bring out the expertise in them. She said that officials of the New York Film Academy would soon be in the country, and urged colleagues to make use of the opportunity.