Nelson Jombo is a filmmaker and brother of Nollywood diva, Uche Jombo who tutored him at the early stage of his career when he worked with her as a co-producer. Now, he’s just completed work on his latest movie titled Luke of Lies.
The movie follows the lives of a crew of con artists led by Luke (Alexx Ekubo), Susan (Daniella Okeke), Obom (Eddie Watson) and Shola (Belinda Effah) focusing in particular on Obom and his long term online dating scam. Chelsea is one of Obom’s many online dates who live in Abuja. However when Obom learns that Chelsea (Nkechinyere Urum Jombo) is the daughter of a governor, he alerts his other members and they immediately devise a plan on how to rein in for the kill.
The story takes a sudden twist when Obom begins to develop romantic feelings for his ‘prey,’ Chelsea. Directed by Emmanuel Mang Eme, Luke of Lies stars Alexx Ekubo, Eddie Watson, Belinda Effah, Daniella Okeke, Laurel JE, Nkechinyere Urom Jombo and others….