Castle & Castle, Africa’s first legal series debuts on Ebonylife
Starring Nollywood heavyweights, Richard Mofe-Damijo and Dakore Egbuson-Akande, the series is primarily about the story of a striking couple, ‘Remi Castle’ (Dakore a beautiful, brilliant woman who loves her husband ‘Tega’, a former law professor, who is passionate about human rights.
Despite their different legal interests, they run a successful practice in Lagos.
Remi prefers commercial clients that pay huge retainers, while her husband often goes for human right cases.
But as the years go by and the nature of the firm changed, Tega had to fight extra-hard to get such cases that he is passionate about.
Their marriage is put to the test, as a host of family issues crop up and affect their work.
They had met 20 years ago when he taught her in law school.
The couple stand together against outsiders but fight each other when their individual desires clash.
Will their relationship survive Castle & Castle or will it succumb to the pressures of work is one question that seeks an answer as the series unfolds every week.
Each episode will give a unique take on the legal world and show what happens when there is a collision of family issues, personal desires and business.
Thrilled by the production, Executive Producer, Mo Abudu, at the media premiere in Lagos said, “Castle & Castle is a project we are quite proud of. The first of its kind in Nigeria or even Africa, we look forward to presenting it to the world.
Sharing it on our globally available, digital platform is an added reason for our excitement. It will be accessible to everyone with a mobile device, for them to enjoy on-the-go, at their convenience,” she said.
Produced by Isioma Osaje and Temidayo Abudu, the series features a star-studded cast and three outstanding directors, Niyi Akinmolayan, Tope Oshin and Kenneth Gyang.
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