Details of the world premiere of one of this year’s most anticipated productions, The Meeting, have been revealed. The world premiere of The Meeting will take place at Lagos Oriental Hotel on Friday, October 19, 2012. The premiere will be attended not only by the stellar cast, but also by the glitterati of Nigerian cinema, entertainment and fashion. Also expected at the premiere are government officials, dignitaries, and leading business people.
The invite-only premiere will kick off with a red carpet at 5pm prompt. The premiere and the after party, which will follow have both been meticulously planned by one of Nigeria’s leading party planners, Elizabeth R.
The premiere will be hosted by Basorge Tariah, who is also one of the actors of The Meeting. The guests will be serenaded by Nigerian singer Waje famed for her 3-octave voice. Waje recently released a brand new single, Oko Mi and the previously leaked heartbreaker, I Wish, off her upcoming eponymous album album WAJE (Words Aren’t Just Enough).
A MORD Pictures production for Audrey Silva Company directed by Mildred Okwo and produced by Rita Dominic and Mildred Okwo and superbly co-written by Tunde Babalola and Mildred Okwo, The Meeting is a romantic comedy set in Abuja following the trials of Lagos-based corporate executive Makinde Esho who finds himself at the mercy of political patronage, bureaucratic red tape and Cupid’s arrow while in hot pursuit of a ‘meeting’ to secure government contract.
With a stellar cast and a riveting storyline, which cuts across all segments of the Nigerian society, The Meeting is set to be this year’s blockbuster. While invites will be sent out shortly, do check back The Meeting website and social media for more exciting details about the premiere, confirmed entertainers and distinguished guests coming soon.