EXCLUSIVE: Thandie Newton, Anika Noni Rose, and Chiwetel Ejiofor star in the Toronto-bound romantic drama adapted from Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s award-winning novel. Sisters Olanna (Newton) and Kainene (Rose) are privileged twins who return to 1960s Nigeria from abroad and take starkly divergent paths as the nation falls into a violent civil war. Biyi Bandele wrote and directed the pic which is produced by Andrea Calderwood and exec produced by Yewande Sadiku, Muhtar Bakare, Gail Egan, Norman Merry, and Peter Hampden. Metro is repping sales out of Toronto. Here’s an exclusive clip from Half of a Yellow Sun:
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