Ebonylife lands cinematic rights to Bob Marley legendary song "One Love Biopic"
Bob Marley: One Love, a biopic, had the cinematic rights acquired by EbonyLife.
On February 14, 2024, the film that pays tribute to the music legend will premiere.
In addition the cinematic rights to screen the biopic Bob Marley – One Love in Nigeria have been acquired by EbonyLife Cinemas.
EbonyLife CEO Mo Abudu Bob Marley announced on Instagram on Wednesday, January 24, 2024, that One Love will be available for viewing at EbonyLife Cinemas starting in February.
Abudu also mentioned that a reggae-themed party will take place after the screening. “We are planning a Rooftop Reggae Party on February 17 to coincide with the release of ‘BOB MARLEY – ONE LOVE’ – a biopic about the legend” , she stated.
Bob Marley – One Love offers a glimpse at Marley’s life, following his journey from his Jamaican upbringing to his rise to prominence as the most well-known reggae performer globally.
Along with capturing Marley’s public life, the movie includes video of her thrilling stadium performances.
It comes after Marley decided to go into self-imposed exile in England, which is still seen as a turning. Point in his career and is commemorated by the recordings of classic albums like Exodus and Kaya Reinaldo Marcus Green. However the filmmaker, emphasized that the film is centered around the making of the Exodus record, according to a Collider article.
Ziggy Marley, the son of Marley, his wife Rita Marley, and their daughter Cedella Marley are the producers of the. Film Michael Gandolfini, James Norton, Lashana Lynch, and Kingsley Ben-Adir are among the cast members.
However the film’s main photography was done in London, and its original release date was set for January 2024.
Along with stunning images of Marley performing in large stadiums, the film emphasizes his choice to go into self-imposed. Exile in England, which was a turning point in his career.
Ziggy Marley, the son of Marley, Rita Marley, his wife, and Cedella Marley are the producers of the film. Michael Gandolfini, James Norton, Lashana Lynch, and Kingsley Ben-Adir are among the cast members.