BY: Ayomide Arowobusoye
Nigerian Television Authority, NTA, as partnered Wale Adenuga Productions to return popular Nigerian TV series, The Village Headmaster, to television screens.
This was announced on the official website of WAPtv.
The promotional trailer of the iconic tv series have also been released.
Village headmaster was originally a radio drama series created by Chief Olusegun Olusola in 1958. Produced by Dejumo Lewis, it later became Nigeria’s longest-running soap opera. It aired on NTA between 1968 and 1988.
This new production of The Village Headmaster TV Drama Series is, however, directed by Patience Oghre Imobhio and it stars some of the original cast, including Dejumo Lewis, Ibidun Allison, Dan Imoudu, Dele Osawe, Melville Obriango, Kate Adepegba, and Lara Akinsola.
Some new faces that have also emerged in the rerun are Jide Kosoko, Mide Matins, Rykardo Agbor, 9ice, Ronke Oshodi Oke, Chris Iheuwa, Mr Latin, Rachael Oniga, Funky Mallam, Omo Ibadan, Okele, Princess, Sam Uche Anyamele, Rycardo Agbor, Jumoke George, Yemi Shodimu, Babatunde Aderinoye, Binta Ayo Mogaji,and others.
The television drama will air on the NTA network on April 4 (8 pm to 9 pm on Sundays), AIT Network, and wapTV Network.
WATCH THE TRAILER BELOW