Three plays, featuring several top Nollywood stars, will be staged across the United Kingdom, as part of celebrations of the Olympic Games. The plays which are to be staged are The Naming Ceremony, The Lion and the Jewel, and The King Must Dance Naked. Some of the Nollywood stars who will appear in the plays are Olu Jacobs, Joke Silva, Segun Arinze, Bimbo Akintola, Keppy Ekpeyong Bassey, OC Ukeje, Kemi Lala Akindoju, and Ijeoma Agu.
While in the UK, the Nollywood stars will also attend a dinner for the Nigerian Olympic team, organised by the Central Association of Nigerians in the United Kingdom (CANUK) . The dinner will take place on July 8 at La Royale Banqueting Suites in London.