Veteran Nollywood actor, filmmaker, and director, Adebayo Salami, popularly called “Oga Bello,” has signed a production deal with pay TV company, StarTimes.
According to report, the deal which is yet to be made public is believed to be a juicy one worth millions of naira and it will see the veteran actor produce a 26-episode series in the Yoruba language exclusively for StarTimes Nigeria.
According to sources, shooting of the series titled ‘Alagbara’ has already commenced in Ibadan with some big names in the movie industry listed in the cast.
Alagbara, according to Oga Bello focuses on some issues concerning families and how effective the women in these families are.
It is an art piece that reflects the realities in our daily lives, he added.