With Nollywood taking centre stage in this 8th issue, FAB brings you exclusive interviews with Rita Dominic and Ramsey Nouah – two of Nollywood’s brightest stars as well as taking you behind the scenes of Kunle Afolayan’s latest offering, Phone Swap. If you have seen the film, now is the time to grab your copy of FAB and have a one-to-one with Nse Ikpe Etim, Chika Okpala and Wale Ojo, to name but a few.
New Nollywood is not forgotten either, as we catch up with the new faces of the Nigerian movie industry while we pick the brains of established names to see what the future holds for Nollywood.
In supporting roles we have cast Hollywood and British cinema, as we chat to the rising stars of African descent from Judi Shekoni in LA fresh off the set of Twilight Saga Breaking Dawn to Britain’s home grown talents Jimmy Akingbola, to name but a few.
While film is the name of the game in the Noir Issue, music fans are also in for a treat with exclusive interview with the fabulous ladies that is Les Nubians,the Congolese one-man band Muntu Valdo and Nigeria’s very own Tuface Idibia.
Our richest fashion and beauty shoots to date bring you the film-inspired Love in Chiaroscuro and Grease Likening as well as Spring’s hottest trends and must-haves, best beauty buys and how-tos. From Anna Sui-esque wraps and bold lips to extreme smokey eyes a la Rodarte, by the time you’re done with our beauty pages, you’ll be able to face the new season with a spring in your step and a brand new on-trend look.
In a first FAB Body and Soul exclusive, Miss Tourism Zimbabwe 2011 Nadia Gori graces our pages with an exclusive shoot on the Motobo Hills and lets us in on her beauty secrets.
For those who like their glossies on the brainy side, we also bring you exclusives with some high profile icons at the top of their game
CNN’s Isha Sesay to Island Records’Darcus Beese who shared with us the secrets of their success to fabulous designers Romero Bryan and Korto Momolu who found fame via reality TV show Project Runway.
Time to book your tickets as The Noir Issue premieres on 25 March at a newsstand near you. FAB is due to hit the shelves in the UK, US, Nigeria, Ghana, SouthAfrica, Belgium, Germany and Australia and from May you will find your guide to all things FAB at newsstands in Austria, Canada, Dubai, Portugal and Zimbabwe.
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