The Wedding Party’ was one of the blockbuster Nollywood films released in 2016.

The movie which was directed by Kemi Adetiba and produced by Ebony Life films broke a record in its first week of release. The movie tells the story of the struggle that comes with planning the wedding of  Dunni, a 24-year-old art gallery owner and only daughter of her parents, Engineer Bamidele and Mrs Tinuade Coker and IT entrepreneur Dozie the handsome son of Felix and Obianuju Onwuka. We don’t plan on giving you any spoilers. If you haven’t seen the movie yet, what are you waiting for? go get a ticket and watch it. If you still need more reasons to convince you, here are 7 reasons why ‘The Wedding Party’ is a must see.

1. It’s absolutely hilarious!

The movie has so many funny scenes and is so tastefully done. From Emmahohmygod, to A.Y, Ali Baba, Frank Donga and Sola Sobowale, the comedy was on point.


2. The cinematography is amazing

The pictures were so crisp and the colour was so vibrant. It was a pleasure watching the movie. They captured the scenery and acting quite well.


3. The acting is superb!

All the actors brought their A game! From the facial expressions to the dialogue, it was all perfectly done.


4. The wedding was amazing

The movie captured the true essence of Nigerian weddings. It had everything! The food, the people, the vibrancy. Even the ‘mogbo moyas‘ were present too!


5. The costumes were perfect!

The costumes that they used in the movie gave the characters life, and Mai Atafo did a great job making Adesua Etomi’s gown. It was absolutely stunning.


6. The chemistry between Banky W & Adesua Etomi was beautiful to behold

The lead characters made us feel like a part of their love story. We think they make a perfect couple!