Animated Movie starring AY and Omoni Oboli opens in cinemas nationwide

Elliott: The Littlest Reindeer starring Nigerian comedian AY (Ayo Makun) and Nollywood actress Omoni Oboli has recently been launched in cinemas across Nigeria on the 14th of December, 2018.



The movie which features the Nollywood stars as part of the voice actors of the movie also includes ‘Hunger Games’ Josh Hutcherson, Samantha Bee, John Cleese, Martin Short, Jeff Dunham, and Morena Baccarin.



Directed by award-winning writer and director, Jennifer Westcott, Elliott: The Littlest Reindeer centers around Blitzen who announced his retirement on the 21st of December just before Christmas, giving a miniature horse three days to fulfill his lifelong dream of earning a spot on Santa’s sleigh during the North Pole try-outs. Elliot and his friend Hazel set out to prove that no dream is too big if you believe in yourself.



According to a statement made by Moses Babatope of FilmOne distribution, this a right step in the direction of a rewarding future for Nollywood. He said:




AY and Omoni are two very talented/ground breaking Actors and Producers who we have had been very fortunate to work with on varied projects; it was only a natural fit for this especially with 2 actors which such strong family values and family is very important to us at FilmOne. Their inclusion as part of the cast for this movie portends great things for future collaboration between Nollywood and Hollywood.



Ay expressed his delight at making a giant leap as a filmmaker and Nollywood actor.