Scam Alert

Scam Alert!

Coming to America meets You've Got Mail!

 USA/Africa, 2023
Budget:  5m
 113 mins
A Nigerian student on scholarship in America finds himself the victim of a more than an ironic scam – plus the perpetrator of his own.

Scam Alert is a zany fish-out-of-water comedy in the vein of Coming to America with an ironic twist.

The stereotype of the “Nigerian scammer” gets turned on its head when the Nigerian himself gets scammed. It turns out he’s the most moral, honest person at school!

“…a brilliant concept for a comedy with endearing character moments and unexpected turns. The author balances genuine emotion well with outrageous plot development and humor. The pro-immigration message within helps elevate the screenplay to something that feels quite timely...”