Versatile Nigerian comedian, Ayo Makun, profoundly called “AY Comedian” has copped new world record with his “30 Days Atlanta” movie that was released in 2014.
The comedy movie emerged first Nollywood movie to feature in the Guinness World Record since its inception in 1955. “30 Days In Atlanta” was recognized for becoming the “highest domestic gross in the territories of Bollywood, Nollywood and Hollywood.”
Elated AY dedicates the milestone to the entire crew of the multiple award-winning romantic comedy. “I am dedicating this milestone in my career to all the casts and crew of 30 Days In Atlanta,” he said.
Sharing the good news on social media, AY said;
Warri boy don enter the 2017 Guinness World Records with ’30 Days In Atlanta’ ooooo
The movie has been officially recognized by the 2017 Guinness World Records as one of the films with the highest domestic gross in the territories of Bollywood, Nollywood and Hollywood. The record breaking movies listed are ‘PK’ from India, ’30 Days In Atlanta’ from Nigeria and ‘Star Wars’ From The United States of America.
This is the first time ever that the Nigerian film industry which is one of the largest in the world, will be achieving such a tremendous success that will be registered by the ‘Guinness World Records’ since 1955 when it was first published.
I am dedicating this milestone in my career to all the casts and crew of 30 Days In Atlanta. Also to everyone who went to the cinemas to see the movie when it came out.
Let’s do it again with my new movie ‘A Trip to Jamaica’ premiering on September 25th, and showing across cinemas in Nigeria from September 30th.