- Genevieve Nnaji has reportedly become a billionaire after Netflix bought Lion Heart
- The celebrated movie was allegedly sold to Netflix for $3.8 million (N1,385,100,000)
- Nnaji would become the first Nollywood actor to join the billionaires' club with the latest profit from her new movie.
Popular Nollywood actress Genevieve Nnaji has reportedly earned $3.8 million (N1,385,100,000) after Netflix bought her movie Lion Heart. The movie which is currently being streamed on Netflix has been praised by many.
Legit.ng had earlier disclosed that Netflix had purchased worldwide rights to the movie which has received positive reviews and international recognition. Netflix had announced Lion Heart as its first original film from Nigeria.
According to The Guardian, Netflix had purchased the movie for $3.8 million. Nnaij's 2019 is about to be lit with her latest billionaire status checked off her list. The movie Lion Heart is the first movie the actress would direct.
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The actress, who was excited by how everyone reviewed and watched her movie, took to social media to thank her fans. She noted that she appreciates everyone for accepting her movie.
According to the talented actress/director, this is the first step to how we change the narrative in Nigeria.
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She wrote: "Thank you everyone for accepting @lionheartthemovie into your homes and your hearts. Worldwide. ❤️This is how we change the narrative. Together. Let us continue to bridge the gap. "
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that popular Nigerian singer Falz has released a new music video that went viral in minutes. The music video title Talk is said to addresses deep issues in the Nigerian society.
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