The Nollywood actress Shaffy Bello will play the Yoruba deity in the Yewande Famakin produced feature, as Shaffy Bello divulged as the lead star in the new historical epic drama ‘Olokun.’
The feature written by Yewande Famakin and directed by Dimeji Ajibola and Adebayo Tijani retells the story of Olokun, the Yoruba deity of wealth and the ocean.
Many accounts document the deity, as Famakin reportedly takes a renewed and enigmatic approach to the tale of the queen of the seas set in 1600BC.
The ‘Olokun’ also includes stars, like Femi Adebayo, Peju Ogunmola, Jide Awobona, and Rotimi Adelegan. While the release date of the film yet to be confirmed.
Watch the teaser: