21 February, 2011
Ope Banwo, the CEO of Stingomania Entertainment confessed that he is happy with the turn-out of the auditionees; he said the large turnout proves that a lot of people believe in what they are doing and relate with the dreams and ideals Dagrin stood for.
The entertainment company which also has a record label that many artists call home disclosed that upcoming act, Trybson Dudukoko will play the role of Dagrin while AMAA and ZAFA awards winner, Doris Simeon will play the role of Dagrin’s girlfriend. The movie will also afford some upcoming actors a try at stardom as debutants like Wole Ojo, Richard Dike are also members of cast of the movie. The movie will also parade veterans in the industry like Kayode Odumosu (Pa Kasunmu) who will play Dagrin’s father; Rachael Oniga who will take up the role of Dagrin’s mother. Others are Gabriel Afolayan, Kelechi Udegbe of Super Story fame and Oyindamola Odeshola, winner next movie star, 2009.