Afrobeats songstress, Tiwa Savage is set to make her acting debut as the lead cast in a new movie.
The singing sensation will also be making her directing debut in the movie titled: ‘Water and Garri’.
The title coincidentally happens to be the same with Tiwa’s second EP, which houses five tracks and was released in August 20, 2021.
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In the movie, while in the city of Cape Coast in Ghana, the Number 1 African Bad Gyal plays the role of a fashion designer with a budding career in the U.S. who returned to her home in Africa to confront the guilt she left behind.
The movie co-directed by Tiwa alongside Meji Alabi also starred Jemima Osunde, Mike Afolarin and Andrew Bunting.
Tiwa also wrote and performed the film’s original soundtrack and is an executive producer through her ‘Everything Savage’ company.
Sharing a post of a picture of her on set with other directors via her Instagram, the 43-year-old screen diva wrote: “This is about to be an ICONIC moment. My first calling and co-directing debut with the GOAT @meji Alabi.