Comedian Ay’s A Trip To Jamaica that is currently running in Cinemas nationwide as already raked in over 80 Million Naira to surpass every other Nollywood movie that has hit the cinemas in 2016.
The movie set a record first week in the cinemas, by making 61 Million Naira, over Will Smith’s Hollywood’s ‘Suicide Squad’ record of 40 Million Naira in Nigeria Cinemas. This report has also confirmed A Trip To Jamaica with a new record as the fastest film to hit the Naira mark in the history of Nigerian cinemas in 7 days.
According to Moses Babatope of FilmOne Distribution “Going by these figures, A Trip To Jamaica, Ay’s sophomore film as a producer, is set to smash the box office records currently held by his ’30 Days In Atlanta’ ” .The 2014 film made over N160 million during its stay in Nigerian cinemas making it one of the 3 world highest region-specific domestic gross movies in the current edition of the Guinness Book of World Records.
A Trip to Jamaica premiered on September 25, 2016 and it features Ay, Funke Akindele, Nse Ikpe-Etim, Eric Roberts, Paul Campbell, Chris Attoh and others.