Kunle Afolayan‘s latest film, Anikulapo which was a hit on Netflix is bring in more excitement as the producers confirmed a spin-off is coming soon.
In an Instagram live chat with members of the cast, Kunle Afolayan revealed that the film was originally intended to be a series but the former was created as an audience test.
The movie, Anikulapo, set in the ancient Oyo empire, follows an ambitious young man’s quest for fame and fortune. The Netflix original starring Kunle Remi, Bimbo Ademoye, Sobowale and an enviable list of veteran Yoruba-language film stars, debuted on October 1, to instant acclaim from critics and film lovers.
The film also maintained an impressive top 10 spot in over five countries including the United Kingdom, Kenya, Nigeria and the Bahamas.