Dazzling Mirage, Tunde Kelani’s latest offering which raises awareness about sickle cell will premiere on Friday November 7, 2014 at MUSON Center, Lagos.
The movie, starring Kunle Afolayan, Taiwo Ajai’ Lycett, and Lala Akindoju is an adaption of Yinka Egbokhare’s novel of the same title with the screenplay is written by Ade Solanke.
“Dazzling Mirage is an inspiring story centred on a young advertising executive,” said Kelani. “This talented beautiful lady living with sickle cell disorder, Funmiwo (Kemi ‘Lala’ Akindoju) overcomes social stigma, prejudice and her own low self-esteem to achieve career success, marriage and motherhood. This story is very dear to my heart, and it’s also a love story for those who give their hearts to make it – we are very happy to finally be able to share it with the public.” The movie also stars Yomi Fash Lanso, Seun Akindele, Bimbo Manuel and Carol King.
The premiere of the movie is sponsored by the Lagos State Government, Still Earth Limited and Access Bank.
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