AY Makun’s movie “A Trip to Jamaica,” which premiered on September 30, 2016, has grossed over 80 million naira.
The movie has surpassed Omoni Oboli’s “Wives on Strike” which grossed over 67 million naira to become the highest grossing Nollywood movie of 2016.
“A Trip to Jamaica” stars Hollywood acts Roberts and Dan Davies, Jamaica acts Paul Campbell and Rebecca Silvera, Ghanaian actor Chris Attoh and Nigerian actors that include AY Makun, Funke Akindele, Nse Ikpe Etim, Patoranking, Cynthia Morgan and Ras Kimono.
Produced by Makun, “A Trip to Jamaica” chronicles more adventures of Akpors, a character created from the AYShow’s ‘Who Wants To Be A Billionaire’ hilarious skits.
Shot in Nigeria, America and Jamaica, the film focuses on Akpos (AY) and his Fiancée Bola (Funke Akindele), who travel across the Atlantic to visit family, they unexpectedly end up on an adventure they could never imagine.
AY Makun’s first movie “30 Days in Atlanta” is currently the highest grossing Nollywood movie ever and gained a spot in the Guinness Book of Records.