‘The Wedding Party 2: Destination Dubai’ has been nominated for best international film by the National Film Awards UK.
The movie, released in December 2017, was nominated alongside ‘Get Out’, ‘Girls Trip’, ‘The Shape of Water’, ‘Bright’ and ‘Roman J. Israel, Esq’.
Other movies nominated for the best international film category include ‘Kingsman – The Golden Circle’, ‘Borg vs McEnroe’, and ‘American Made, Barry Seal’.
The Niyi Akinmolayan-directed flick raked in N73 million on its opening weekend, the highest ever by a Nigerian movie.
In February, the producers of the movie said it made over N500 million within the six weeks of its release in cinemas, making it the highest-grossing Nollywood film of all time.
Patience Ozokwor, Omoni Oboli, Seyi Law, Chigurl, Banky W, Adesuwa Etomi, Daniella Down, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Ali Baba, Ireti Doyle, Enyinna Nwigwe, Beverly Naya and Somkele Idhalama are some of the stars of the movie.
Winners of the National Film Awards UK will be announced at a ceremony which will take place at The Porchester on March 28.
Jude Law, Julie Andrews, Ewan McGregor, Daniel Kaluuya, Harry Styles, Halle Berry and Gemma Arterton are among the stars shortlisted for various awards.