Following the successful run of her 2016 movie, ‘Alakada Reloaded’ which grossed over N80m from the box-office, Nollywood actress and producer, Toyin Abraham, on Friday, May 11, 2018, hit the cinemas with her latest work, ‘The Ghost and The Tout’.
Toyin (née Aimakhu) was raised in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
The movie follows the story of a young and vibrant lady, Isila (Toyin Abraham), who grew up in a ghetto. An unforeseen event sends her into a series of drama involving a murder case and a mystery from a forbidden spiritual event. Left with no choice, Isila journeys on a mission to unravel the truth to get her life back on track and in turn freeing a ghost from the restlessness of his soul.
Written by Toyin Abraham, produced by Biodun Stephen and directed by Charles Uwagbai, ‘ The Ghost and The Tout’ features actors like Chiwetalu Agu, Dele Odule, Femi Adebayo, Rachel Okonkwo, Sambasa Nzeribe, Chioma Akpotha, Omowunmi Dada, Chigurl, Ronke Oshodi-Oke and more. It also stars Instagram sensations like Josh2funny, Cute Abiola, Bobrisky, Lasisi Elenu, Oshisko Twins, Iya Ibadan and more.
With so much hype already, watchers of the Nollywood space are expectant of the latest work whose trailer got over half a million views in 48 hours.
In 2016, movies like The Wedding Party, ’76’, ’93 Days’, ‘Arbitration’ made a bang at the box office while in 2017, it was the turn of ‘The Wedding Party 2′ and ’10 Days in Suncity’ to be successful at the box office.