54 Silhouettes

Genre: Fiction, Play


Victor Chimezie, a struggling Nigerian actor pursuing big dreams in Hollywood, finally gets the biggest opportunity of his career when his agent Sonny Chuks, lands him a part in a blockbuster action film. There’s a big shot producer backing the project and the lead actor is a megastar. It’s fame and fortune knocking, everything he and Sonny have bled for over the years. There’s only one problem. The movie. Victor comes to discover, is exactly what he swore he would never do again-another “war in Africa” film. Trapped between career ambitions and ideals of his African identity, Victor must decide whether to do the damn film or ditch it.