Mo Abudu To Make Movie From Wole Soyinka’s Play



Mo Abudu- Wole Soyinka

Movie producer and Ebonylife Tv boss Mo Abudu is set to produce a feature film ”Death and the King’s Horseman” a play by Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka.

Mo wrote on social media:

“Lunch with Prof today at Scotts in London,” Abudu wrote in an Instagram post.

“It’s always lovely to see Prof. Thank you so much for always making the time out of your busy schedule to meet with me. I truly appreciate it.

“Work and planning continue with EbonyLife Films development of our forthcoming feature film – Death and the King’s Horseman.

“Yes beautiful people, EbonyLife Films has acquired the rights to make this incredible work into a feature film for global distribution.”

The play, which is set in ancient Oyo, tells the story of the horseman of a Yoruba king who was prevented from committing ritual suicide by the colonial authorities.

“We will continue to change the narrative and tell our stories,” she added.



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