Veteran actress, Joke Sylva has been officially employed to head a Nollywood movie studio, Malete Film Village owned by Kwara State University.
The Nollywood veteran disclosed that she would build a movie studio in the school from the scratch and saddled with the responsibility of training people who love the acting profession.
She informed that work has started in earnest, saying that ‘I would be building a movie studio in the school and making it viable. More importantly, it is supposed to be an underpinning for Nollywood where skills that are necessary to sustain Nollywood will be taught’.
‘It is to train those who have decided to take a profession in film industry and various skills that are involved in the industry. I am the pioneer Managing Director’. She added.
Joke Sylva has always been a mentor to others and has featured as a trainer on the MTN Project Fame Show among others.