Potato Potahto is an African romantic drama that is set in Ghana, featuring Nigerian film star, OC Ukeje and Ghanaian beauty, Joselyn Dumas. The film is written and directed by Shirley Fimpong-Manso.
Potato Potahto tells a story of a divorced couple who decide to share equal space in their ex-matrimonial home and soon realise that their ingenious idea is easier said than done. Bent on flexing their egos and scoring points, Tony (OC Ukeje) and Lulu (Joselyn Dumas) implore various hilarious tactics that soon inflames emotions and turns an already complicated situation into a roller coaster ride.
The film is a collaborative project between Ghanaian, Nigerian, British, French and Swedish film producers, who have co-produced with the aim to make African-made cinema more accessible to global markets. The film is a fantastic showcase of how international co-operation, talent and creativity can combine to give a wonderful and universally attractive film experience.
Potato Potahto is co-produced by Ascend Studios, WB Entertainment, 19 April Entertainment, Virgo Sun Ltd and Lufodo Productions.