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‘ARMSTRONG’ is a Movie inspired by several real cases of Hospital Negligence and Apathy. It tells the story of a high school student by the name of David, who is constantly bullied by his peers. He gets a call from a nearby hospital, stating that his mother has been detained indefinitely and will be denied any further treatment, till she is able to pay her medical bills. With no next of kin, David realizes the responsibility falls on him to rescue his mother before its too late. Deciding against a life of crime, David soon learns of an arm-wrestling tournament, with a cash prize enough to cover his mother’s medical bills. With no other option, David discards fear and summons bravery as he enters the tournament. He is soon pushed mentally and physically to his limit, as he competes against men ten times his size. However, on the other end of adversity, David learns what it means to be a man, as he fights to protect his mother and himself
Starring : Samuel Ajibola, Omobola Akinde, AdeBukola Oladipupo, Victor Nwaogu, Patrick Oke jr and many other great talents
Directed by : Omoruyi Irabor
Produced by : Eloho Okumo
WRITER AND DIRECTOR OF ARMSTRONG
Above is Omoruyi Irabor on the set of Armstrong with Samuel Ajibola and Cinematogrpaher extraodinarie Captain Degzy
LEAD ACTOR OF ARMSTRONG
Omoruyi Irabor, also known as 'Mr Maverick' is the Writer/Director/ Editor of Armstrong. He is a Graduate of New York Film Academy in Burbank California, where he studied a 2 year Masters course in Film Making. He is a former director for the hit show STUDIO 53 on M-Net and also the Assistant Director of the entertainment show Jara.
SAMUEL AJIBOLA, Popularly known as ‘SPIFF’
on the television show, ‘THE JOHNSONS’, is the Multi-Talented actor, model and events compere, who played the lead role in the 2017 SHORT FILM VERSION OF ARMSTRONG. In March 2017, he won THE PRESTIGIOUS AWARD FOR ‘THE BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY’ AT THE 2017 AMVCA AWARDS AND WENT TO WIN ‘THE COMEDY ACTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD AT THE 2017 CITY PEOPLE AWARDS IN OCTOBER 2017. He is still the Directors first choice to play the lead role of ARMSTRONG in the feature version.