Mo Abudu, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of EbonyLife Media, has released the trailer for her original series with Netflix, ‘Blood Sisters’,
She announced this in a statement on Thursday, that the movie will be launched on May 5.
It read, “Today, Netflix and EbonyLife Studios announce our pulsating limited series that will launch globally and exclusively on Netflix on May 5, 2022,” the statement reads.
“This is officially Netflix’s first Nigerian original series as per the press release issued by Netflix today.”
The summary of the scandal thriller sees Ini Dima-Okojie and Isime act the lead roles of two friends – Sarah and Kemi respectively.
It was followed by the story of Sarah who is engaged to her dream man, Kola who turns out to be physically abusive and controlling.
Despite Kemi’s concerns, Sarah is determined to press on with the wedding. On the day of the traditional engagement ceremony, disaster strikes and Kemi accidentally kills Kola.
Fearing that no one will believe that she acted in self-defence, the friends decide to cover up the death, unintentionally setting off a catastrophic series of events.
The project features several movie stars including Kate Henshaw, Uche Jombo, Gabriel Afolayan, Deyemi Okanlawon, and Ramsey Noah.
By Damilola Olufemi