4th February, 2015
Lisa Omorodion has premiered her debut production, First Cut, at the Silverbird Galleria, Victoria Island, Lagos, with galaxy of stars in attendance.
At the premiere, many celebrities in attendance heaped praises on Lisa for a job well done. Among the music stars were Oritsefemi, actor Mike Ezuronye, actress Monalisa Chinda and many other showbiz bigwigs.
Lancelot Imasuen, a prolific Nollywood producer gave his candid opinion on the film: “We are here to support Lisa Omorodion. She is a good actress likewise an outstanding producer. She has done quite a good job and I believe she will do even better in her subsequent productions.”
An excited fan, McDonald Bidemi after watching the movie said: “I couldn’t just accept the fact that this is Lisa’s first attempt at producing. She quite has surprised me and many others here today.”
First Cut is a theatrical blend of morals, fashion, education, information and professionalism in film-making and production. Directed by Chico Ejiro, the movie features plots with collections of suspense, emotions, neglect, sex, insecurity, parenting, abuse, trauma and other psychological elements.
The movie narrates the story of KC Morgan, the central character, played by the producer herself, Lisa Omorodion; a character loved and respected by many yet suppressed by trauma. Her own painful secret however keeps on threatening to shatter the new life she has created for herself. The central character’s woes are multiplied the more by abuse and mockery from her loved ones who continue to inflict pains on her psychologically.
First Cut also embodies an exemplified competence, mastery, class and real professionalism from the likes Monalisa Chinda, Joseph Benjamin and Bobby Obodo among others.
The film is now available for viewing at all Silverbird Cinemas nationwide.