Kunle Afolayan becomes the second Nigerian whose work got acquired by Netflix. First was actress Genevieve Nnaji whose movie Lionheart was acquired last year.
Mokalim which is yet to be released will now see Nigerians wait longer with their anticipation of its release.
Speaking in an interview, Kunle Afolayan announced the deal with Netflix and also revealed that his other works were also acquired.
“I wish to inform you that Netflix has acquired “Mokalik” and some other of my films,” he said.
The movie which is about a middle-class 11-year old boy who became an apprentice at a mechanic workshop, features singer Simi, Femi Adebayo, and Charles Okocha.
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