Producer Chinenye Nworah emphasizes the series’ focus on urban slum issues, character traumas, and complex love triangles, ensuring constant intrigue.
The producers confirm “Slum King” as a 10-part series, exploring urban psychology, drama, struggles, and major issues.
Directed by Dimeji Ajibola, the original stars Teniola Aladese, Olarotimi Fakunle, Idia Aisien, Elvina Ibru, Hermes Iyele, Bolaji Ogunmola, Philip Asaya, Charles Inojie, Greg Ojefua, Sonia Irabor, Gideon Okeke, and Jidekene Achufusi.
Dr. Busola Tejumola, MultiChoice Nigeria’s Executive Head of Content, highlights the series’ redemptive story, anticipating strong viewer connection.
“After its awaited October 8, 2023 premiere, the show will air every Sunday at 8 p.m. on Africa Magic Showcase (DStv channel).”