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Burna Boy Plunge into filmmaking with '3 Cold Dishes'

Burna Boy, the global Afrobeats sensation, is taking a bold step into the world of cinema with his first film production, '3 Cold Dishes'. This isn't just any foray into filmmaking; it's a project that carries weight and purpose, as it addresses the grave issue of Sex trafficking. The film is set to be a thrilling narrative that follows the lives of three individuals who are victims of this heinous crime.

The choice of subject matter is a testament to Burna Boy's commitment to using his platform for social commentary and change. Sex trafficking is a global problem that affects millions of people, especially women and children. It's a topic that demands attention and action, and through '3 Cold Dishes', Burna Boy aims to shine a light on the dark corners of this issue.

The film boasts a collaboration with notable production houses such as Ifind, Alma Productions, Asurf Films, Martian Network, and Black Mic Mac, which focuses on showcasing African and Middle Eastern talent. Directed by Asurf Oluseyi and written by Tomi Adesina, '3 Cold Dishes' promises to be a pan-African cinematic journey, featuring languages such as French, Yoruba, and English, reflecting the diverse cultural tapestry of the continent.

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The cast is a blend of established and rising stars from Nollywood and beyond, including Osas Ighodaro, Wale Ojo, Femi Jacobs, Ruby Akubueze, Brutus Richards, and Greg Ojefua, alongside some talented Ivorian and Senegalese actors. This mix not only enriches the film's authenticity but also serves as a bridge connecting different African cultures through cinema.

Moreover, the soundtrack is expected to be a star-studded affair, potentially featuring the likes of Angelique Kidjo, Asa, Tems, Brymo, Johnny Drille, and Ayra Starr, which would undoubtedly add a vibrant layer to the film's storytelling.

3 Cold Dishes tells the gripping story of three teenagers, victims of sex trafficking, who reunite 13 years later to seek vengeance. Set across Nigeria, the Republic of Benin, and Côte d'Ivoire, the film will feature dialogue in French, Yoruba, and English. Burna Boy's Spaceship Films also playing a key role.

'3 Cold Dishes' is more than just a movie; it's a movement. It's an artistic endeavor that seeks to educate, engage, and evoke a response from audiences worldwide. With Burna Boy at the helm, the film is poised to be a powerful conversation starter that could lead to greater awareness and, hopefully, a step towards eradicating sex trafficking.

As we await the release of '3 Cold Dishes', we can only hope that it will fulfill its promise of being a groundbreaking film that not only entertains but also enlightens and inspires action against one of the most pressing human rights issues of our time. Keep an eye out for this thrilling project that is sure to make waves in the film industry and beyond.

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