Kehinde Bankole popularly known as Nollywood’s finest and Lateef Adedimeji will be returning to the cinemas in a new movie titled ‘Love Castle’ directed by Desmond Elliot, and it is scheduled for a private premiere on September 4, 2021.
Love Castle also features the late Rachael Oniga who died on 30 July,2021, Jide Kososko, Zack Orji, Desmond Elliott, Femi Adebayo, Halima Abubakar, Jumoke George, and Beatrice Funke Ogunmola.
Produced by Beatrice Funke Ogunmola, Love Castle narrates how Adetutu had to leave her husband and daughter back in Houston Texas, USA, against her wish and that of her husband to become a Regent in Nigeria after the death of her father.
Regent Adetutu is trapped in the web of emotions and culture, with deadening taboos staring her in the face.
Speaking on his effort, the film director, Desmond Elliot said the film tells a lot about the Nigerian and African culture. “Culture is well captured in the story. I love the way the story transitioned from Western to Eastern Nigeria,” he said.
The movie, which is an official selection of the Toronto International Women Festival and Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival in 2021 was shot in Ibadan in November 2019, and Houston Texas USA, in February 2020.