Award winning director, Kunle Afolayan, is set to thrill movie lovers again soon with another mind-blowing film titled The CEO. Already famous for his work in Figurine, Phone Swap and October 1, this is a more encompassing project as it brings top performers from around the continent together.
Set mainly on a beautiful beach resort on the outskirts of Lagos in Nigeria, “The CEO” is a mystery-thriller surrounding five top executives from across Africa who are dispatched on a 1-week leadership retreat by a multinational telecommunications firm, to determine which one to appoint as the firm’s new CEO.
Things go awry when one-by-one the executives are eliminated in sudden death circumstances, and the finger falls on the last two remaining executive as prime suspects.
The film stars two-time Grammy Award winner, Angelique Kidjo, Nigeria’s Wale Ojo, Kemi Lala-Akindoju, and Hilda Dokubo as well as Ivorian actress and model, Aurelie Eliam and Kenyan actor, Peter King.
Watch trailer below: