Superstar actress, Adesua Etomi-Wellington displayed excellent martial arts skills in the trailer for the new Nollywood-Hollywood movie titled Muna.
Muna, which is a Nollywood-Hollywood action crossover and stars Adesua as the titular lead character was directed by Kevin Nwankwor.
The action thriller, written by Unoma Nwankwor centres around human trafficking and Muna, who finds love after being trafficked to Europe.
She learned new skills to help confront the human trafficking ring which comprises various individuals from different races across the world.
Muna is the story of a spirited girl raised by her grandmother and the last surviving member of their family. Her driving desire to provide a better life for herself and grandmother leads her to shady characters which changes the trajectory of the film.
The movie also stars Onyeka Onwenu, Falz, Ebele Okaro, Andrew Onochie, Ikpomwosa Gold, Kor Boakye, Charles Osiegbu, Steve Wilder, Adam Huss, Robert Miano and Camille Winbush.
Since the movie was first announced in 2017, clips of Adesua having martial arts training in preparation for the role had flooded the internet.
In the trailer, The Wedding Party actress is also shown as a swift hit woman who employs these fighting skills to get revenge on the traffickers.
In April, Adesua was ranked alongside Hollywood’s superstar, Scarlett Johansson as the world’s most famous actresses.
She was also featured on the cover of Vogue magazine with a special article and interview with the title ‘14 Countries, 14 Superstars: The Global Actors Who Know No Limits’. In this, Etomi-Wellington was ranked alongside Lea Seydoux, Eiza Gonzalez, Elizabeth Debicki, Angela Baby, Deepika Padukone, Bruna Marquezine and Doona.