Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele, has been listed as a member of a long list of casts expected to feature in the “Avengers: Infinity War” movie.
She might feature alongside Hollywood hot shots, Don Cheadle, Chris Pratt, Scarlett Johansson and others. Her name appeared on a lineup provided by IMDb, a reputed online database known for listing latest film projects.
Pulse reached out to Akindele for a confirmation of the report but the actress was yet to provide a response at the time of filing this report.
Lagos, which is home to Funke Akindele was featured in a “Captain America: Civil War” fighting scene, where some Marvel superheroes engaged themselves in battle.
If the report concerning the actress’ involvement is true, it will be the first time a Nigerian-born actor will appear in a Hollywood superhero movie.
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The “Avengers: Infinity War” movie which is being directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, has been set for a May 4, 2018, release.