“Anikulapo: Rise of the Spectre” is a Netflix Original series directed by renowned filmmaker Kunle Afolayan. The series is a continuation of the Netflix Original movie “Anikulapo,” which premiered in 2022 and garnered international praise. The series features a star-studded cast, including Kunle Remi, Bimbo Ademoye, and Sola Sobowale, among others. Let’s dig into more detail about its Cast & Character, Release Date, Plot, and where you can watch it.

Cast & Character Explained

Kunle Remi as Saro

Well-known for Volcano (2020), Dysfunction (2021), and Lemonade (2020), Kunle plays the character of Saro in the series.

Bimbo Ademoye as Arolake

Bimbo Ademoye is an actress popular for Anikulapo (2022), The Landlord (2023), and Sham to Glam (2022). She plays the role of Arolake.

Sola Sobowale as Awarun

Sola Sobowale is a popular actress well-known for King of Boys (2018), The Wedding Party (2016), and OMAMBALA. She plays the character of Awarun.

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Taiwo Hassan as Alaafin Ademuyiwa

Taiwo Hassan is an actor and producer popularly known for Olokiki Oru: The Midnight Sensation (2019), Apala (2021), and Okan Soso (2004). He takes up the role of Alaafin Ademuyiwa.

Release Date

The release date of “Anikulapo: Rise of the Spectre” is March 1, 2024.

‘Anikulapo: Rise of the Spectre’ Plot

The story revolves around Saro, a man in search of greener pastures who gets entangled in a web of political intrigue and personal tragedy after he falls in love with the queen of the Oyo Empire. His untimely death brings him to the land of the dead, where he faces the consequences of his actions and strives for redemption before returning to the land of the living. The series sheds light on the concept of reincarnation and the idea that our souls are connected across lifetimes, taking viewers on a journey through time.

Where to Watch ‘Anikulapo: Rise of the Spectre’

“Anikulapo: Rise of the Spectre” can be watched on Netflix.

Episodes Listing

Right now, there is no information available about the episodes.

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