Comedian AY partners with Chinese firm on comedy film production


Nigerian comedian, actor, and film producer, Ayodeji Richard Makun, a.k.a AY has bagged a collaboration deal with the Chinese Huawen Movie group, to produce a movie, ‘30 Days.’

In a recent Instagram post, the comedian, @aycomedian revealed that he had a meeting with executives of Huawen Movie group.

He captioned the picture of himself at the Chinese office of the media group “we are looking at a brighter future for Nollywood.”

The singer said the partnership would provide him, his collaborators and Nollywood an opportunity for exposure to the Chinese film market.

AY’s entry into Nollywood was with the production of ‘30 Days in Atlanta’. The production shot in collaboration with the Atlanta government was an epic that paved the way for Nigerian comic films in cinemas.

‘30 Days in China’ joins Makun’s comedy franchise, which includes ’30 days in Atlanta’ and ’10 days in Sun City,’ where he films adventures in new countries.