By Abimbola Adebayo
‘The wedding Party 2- Destination Dubai’ a film by Elfike Collectives, had its grand world premiere at the Eko Hotel & Suites on December 10, 2017.
The Arabian themed event which was attended by celebrities as well as members of the public in different arrays of Arabian outfits including the old and new cast of the movie like Banky W, Adesua Etomi, Richard Mofe Damijo, Sola Shobowale among others.
Yesterday, December 15, the movie which continued with another wedding, this time held in Dubai, was had it official opening at the in the cinemas in Nigeria.
Movie critics are however of the opinion whether ‘The Wedding Party 2-Destination Dubia’ make or surpass ‘The Wedding Party 1’ which was released in 2016, in term of revenue.
‘Though, ‘‘The Wedding Party 2-Destination Dubia’ is said to have been a sold out a month before it was premiere in Nigeria, the question however is if the part 2 can break the ground record of its part one of N453,050,000 (Four hundred and Fifty Three million) which, is currently the highest grossing movie in Nigeria.
The Wedding Party 2- Destination Dubai, as an addition of new cast while still retaining it previous cast.
The sequel to the previous movies tells the love story of the romance between Nonso Onwuka (Enyinna Nwigwe ) and Deirdre (Daniella Down).
Nonso while on a date with Dierdre proposed by accident and this set a chain of event between the families.
The family of the bride, who are upper-crust British family were against the match as well as the Nigerian parent of Nonso.
But through, determination especially on the part of the bride a wedding date was fixed but there was a disagreement on the venue, hence the destination was moved to Dubai after a near- disastrious introduction ceremony in Nigeria