Creme-de-la-creme of Lagos gathered together on Sunday 7th March 2021, at Imax Cinema to premiere the highly anticipated movie titled “Under the Carpet” by a Fespris Production and n and Production, owned by Iyabo Ojo and Tosin Abiola respectively.
The movie feature stars like Femi Jacobs, Pasuma Alabi, Moyinoluwa Olutayo, Iyabo Ojo, Tosin Abiola, Tana Adelana, Deyemi Okanlawon amongst others. Directed by Tope Alake.
Red Carpet started at 4 pm with notable celebrities from different sectors looking gorgeous in their different outfit with Studio 53 as the dress code. The celebrities actually outdo themselves looking extremely gorgeous.
The celebrant arrived at the venue of the event in a white stretch limo in the company of her close friends, and Toyin Lawani’s son, whom she often refers to as her boyfriend. She was looking very sexy as usual in a pink outfit designed by the celebrity stylist cum serial entrepreneur Toyin Lawani.
Many celebrities turn out in large numbers to celebrate with the TikTok queen. And it was an evening filled with glitz and glamour. After the red carpet section, guests went into the cinema to watch the very intriguing and suspense-filled movie “Under the Carpet”. City People Senior Showbiz Reporter BIODUN ALAO brings you gifts from the premiere.
IYABO OJO GRAND ENTRANCE TO THE PREMIERE OF “UNDER THE CARPET”
The ageless and multi-talented Tiktok queen Iyabo Ojo had a grand entering to the venue of the event. She came in a white stretch limo in the company of her small boyfriend Lordmaine (Toyin Lawani’s son) and her other close friend. She was looking gorgeous and sexy in a sexy all revealing tummy outfit designer by the baddest designer Toyin Lawani. Immediately she stepped out of the car, she was welcome by veteran actress and mother to all Iya Rainbow who showered prayers on her, before she headed to the red carpet for the picture section.
LAYOLE OYATOGUN AND DENRELE EDUN AS HOSTS
The ever pretty Layole Oyatogun, an actress-host fashion enthusiast and television personality Layole Oyatogun who was looking pretty in an all-white outfit was the host at the premier. She took charge of events from the red carpet to the cinema making sure everything went on smoothly before the crazy Denrele Edun took charge of the end part of the event. Denrele was looking crazy as ever in a yellow outfit and very long braids. Many love him because of his very humble and down-to-earth nature and he always carries everyone along at every event.
IYABO RAINBOW MOTHERLY ROLE AT THE MOVIE PREMIERE
Veteran Actress cum Evangelist Iya Rainbow, as popularly called was among the celebrities that arrived at the venue of the event early. Despite coming early she also stayed till the end of the premier. She played a motherly role throughout the event.
Immediately Iyabo Ojo arrived at the venue of the event, she welcomes her with a special prayer session which is expected of every caring mother. She equally maintains a very cordial relationship with lots of celebrities both younger ones and her contemporaries in the industry. And she always shows at the event helping them out with necessary things.
AYO ADESANYA LOOKING AGELESS AS EVER
Super talented actress Ayo Adesanya is one actress that keeps looking ageless. She can pass for 20 years old anytime, she is blessed with flawless skin and good dress sense. She was among the stars that made it movie early to the premiere and had a good time at the red carpet session. She was equally looking gorgeous in a short dress designed by Kofo Stitches and black canvass to compliment her good look.
TOPE ALABI HONOURS IYABO OJO
Highly respected gospel singer cum film music composer, Tope Alabi was among the celebrities that were present at Iyabo Ojo’s movie premiere. She was also among the celebrities that came early. She was looking elegant in a green and gold native gown.
Her simplicity is second to none, as she took her time to greet people around and also waited patiently till the end of the event.
MUKA RAY, IJEBU AND YOMI FASH LANSO ALSO
There were lots of notable stars present at the movie premiere but among the Yoruba stars. Popular male stars like Muka Ray, Ijebu, and Yomi Fash stood out. Muka Ray was looking handsome in a blue suit.
Ijebu too was not left out, he was looking good too in his purple native, while the ever lively and down to earth Yomi Fash Lanso was looking good in an all-white outfit, and he had a very nice time at the lush hair corner, where he danced his heart out.
PRETTY MIKE STOLE THE SHOW
Popular Lagos Big Boy Pretty Mike is one celebrity, that makes it a point of duty to always stand out at every event and party. Yesterday was also not different though, he was not in the company of any lady, the way he uses to. But his looks stood him out amongst others. He was looking extremely good in his black and gold suit, with his well-styled hair. He was no doubt, one of the toasts of the night.
WHAT ABOUT FEMI JACOBS
Multi-talented actor Femi Jacobs played the lead role in the movie “Under the Carpet”. A role he nailed effortlessly. Take it or leave Femi Jacobs is one of the finest actors currently in the movie industry, and he is not just a fine face actor, but rather he interprets all his roles passionately making people beg for more. He was also looking so good in black and trouser and a flourish white and green suit. His role in the movie Under The Carpet definitely will make fans love his acting skills more.
POPULAR INSTAGRAM CELEBRITIES ALSO, HONOUR IYABO OJO
This set of celebrities started their careers on Instagram where they share different skits. Today they have all become big-time stars with lots of endorsement deals and some have even started featuring in movies. They all came in good numbers to honor the Tiktok queen Iyabo Ojo. Apaokagi Maryam popularly known as Taaooma on Ig with almost 2 million followers made it to the premiere of the movie “Under the Carpet”
Broda Shaggy who maintains a very cordial relationship with lots of celebrities in the industry, stormed the event looking good in a harsh and silver suit, trust fans, they almost mobbed him. Brother Shaggy has won the heart of many in society and fans always show him love anytime they see him. What about funny Toheeb, he was also looking very handsome in all white Agbada. He sure had the best time of his time as fans were all struggling to take selfies with him.
Justadetoun was also not left out. According to her, she has known Iyabo Ojo for 20 years and she makes it a point of duty to always honor the star actress, each time she has an event.
DEYEMI OKANLAWON WAS LOOKING HANDSOME AS EVER
Multi-talented actor Deyemi Okanlawon who happens to be one of the casts of “Under the Carpet” also made it to the premiere. He was looking good in a yellow and black suit.
DELE MOMODU HONOUR IYABO OJO
Ovation Publisher Dele Momodu was among the notable celebrity that made it to the event. He was looking simple as usual on his native outfit and he stayed patiently till Premiere proper started.
SMALL DOCTOR AND KOREDE BELLO MADE IT TOO
Music star Small Doctor and Korede Bello was among the celebrities that made it to the movie premiere. Iyabo maintains a very cordial relationship with lots of celebrities in and outside the entertainment industry. This explains why many of them turned out in large numbers to come and support the talented lady.
Small Doctor is one celebrity that is also very humble, immediately he sighted Gbenga Adeyinka, he immediately prostrated to greet him, while he was granting an interview on the red carpet.
ANGELA OKORIE BREEZE IN AND OUT
Pretty Nollywood actress, Angela Okorie was also present at the premiere of the movie Under the Carpet. Though this pretty lady in a Yellow and black belly revealing outfit didn’t stay for so long. She had her time at the red carpet and left after staying for a little while.
MONALIZA CHINDA TOO
Pretty and flawless skin actress Monaliza Chinda was looking very simple and gorgeous in her black outfit. One can’t help but admire this very gorgeous mother of one.
TOYOSI ILEYEMI ALSO MADE IT
Veteran actress Toyosi Ileyemi came in, all the way from Ondo State to be a part of Iyabo Ojo’s special day. She was also among the stars that stayed to the very end of the movie premiere before leaving.
BOSE ALAO’S STUNNING LOOK
Despite being a mother of four Bose can pass for sweet 16, anytime any day. She was looking pretty in a black dress gorgeously designed by her twin daughters. Take it or leave it, she stood out looking so pretty.
TOYIN ABRAHAM STEP IN WITH HER HUBBY
Superstar actress, Toyin Abraham who was looking beautiful in a glittering blue dress, came in the company of her husband Kolawole Ajeyemi who complimented the wife looking handsome in a blue suit.
TOYIN LAWANI AND HUBBY TOO
Celebrity stylist and serial entrepreneur, Toyin Lawani, though came late, but still came to the movie premiere in the company of her husband De unknown, trust the fashion goddess, she definitely slew, looking good as always.
LUSH HAIR AWARD BEST DRESS AND HAIR AT THE EVENT
The wave-making hair brand lush hair awarded veteran Yoruba actress Oyinda, Dayo Amusa and Yvonne Jegede as best hair and best dress at the event.
Oyinda and Dayo Amusa had beautiful hairstyle and they were given a special gift from lush hair while Yvonne Jegede got 250 thousand for the best dress at the premiere, though many were not happy with her emerging winner because they feel there are other guests who were equally well dressed with the pretty hairstyle.