24th April, 2021
By Muhaimin Olowoporoku
Global movie streaming platform, Netflix has again celebrated Ikorodu Bois who are popular for remaking thrillers of Hollywood movies with common household items.
Netflix posted a short documentary of the young Ikorodu boys titled Fans Make The Movies,’ and shared it on their verified Twitter page.
It is unclear if the video is a teaser to a full-length documentary.
Previously, Netflix gifted Ikorodu Bois laptops and other production equipment which was presented to them by Kunle Afolayan on behalf of the movie streaming platform.
The movie streaming company also awarded the boys scholarship at its film production company, KAP film and Television Academy as well as an offer to mentor them in filmmaking.
More recently, the Ikorodu Bois made the headline for getting nominated for their first Nickelodeon Kiddies Choice Awards.
They were nominated under the favourite African social media star category.
Ikorodu Bois comprises three brothers, Babatunde Sanni, 23, Muiz Sanni,16, Malik Sanni, 10; and their cousin, Fawas Aina, 13.
Once again, Ikorodu Bois are proof that fans make the movies, and Naija no dey carry last 🇳🇬❤️ pic.twitter.com/EbNlWIU6Gw
— Netflix Nigeria (@NetflixNaija) April 23, 2021