OSCARS: TUNDE KELANI AND TWO OTHER NIGERIANS MADE ACADEMIC’S MEMBERS LIST
Written by thrilliant on July 9, 2019
Tunde Kelani alongside two other Nigerians have made The Academy Awards,
popularly known as Oscars, in the newly released list of 842 members.
The three Nigerians are Tunde Kelani, iconic veteran filmmaker, and storyteller,
Chinonye Chukwu, first black woman to win the Sundance Film Festival’s biggest prize for her movie,
‘Clemency, and Adewale Agbaje, British-Nigerian actor who has acted in ‘The Bourne Identity’,
‘Thor: The Dark World’, ‘Suicide Squad’ and ‘Game of Thrones.