Actor Odunlade Adekola’s latest movie, Orisa, is receiving congratulatory messages as it continues to shatter records at the box office.
The movie is well on its way to surpass Funke Akindele’s record as the highest-grossing Nigerian movie of all time.
Odunlade Adekola shared a recent post online, revealing that Orisa has already grossed over 60 million naira in just two weeks since its launch.
Apart from surpassing Funke Akindele as the highest-grossing filmmaker, Odunlade’s movie has broken several other records within the same period.
These include being the Nollywood movie that maintained the number one spot for two consecutive weeks, the biggest indigenous film of 2023, and the biggest Nollywood film of 2023.
“Still breaking records and setting the bar high!
Orisa The Movie has been the Number 1 Nollywood film for two consecutive weeks.
BIGGEST indigenous film of 2023
BIGGEST Nollywood film of 2023!”
Once again, Funke Akindele sets new records in Nigeria.
Naijalegit reports that Funke Akindele has once again made history in the Nigerian film industry. She surpassed her own records with her latest movie, Battle on Buka Street, becoming the highest-grossing film at the Nigerian box office.
According to a post shared by Film One on Instagram, Battle on Buka Street grossed 640 million naira, surpassing her previous movie, Omo Ghetto The Saga, which earned 636 million naira in 2020.
Film One celebrated Funke Akindele’s remarkable achievement, acknowledging that the only competition she had was with herself. They praised her as a woman of great influence, with an impressive track record of setting and breaking records.
The post read: “If the only competition you have is yourself was a person, it is clearly @funkejenifaakindele. What a Woman! What a Movement! What a Movie! What an Achievement! Not once but twice she has set a record, and she has broken her record.”
They proudly presented Battle on Buka Street as the “Highest Grossing Nollywood Movie Of All Time” and extended their gratitude to the Nigerian audience for their support. They also expressed their admiration for Funke Akindele’s talent and dedication, and they look forward to more record-breaking achievements from her in the future.