Gbomo Gbomo Express is a spin-off of Married to the Game, a television series, also directed by Walter Taylaur for EbonyLife TV. The plot of the television show, Married to the Game, starts where that of Gbomo Gbomo Express is concluded. The kidnap idea came to the director, Taylaur, from real life recount of kidnap of a couple coming out of a night club. Sound Sultan and Lilian Esoro were meant to be cast in the film, but were later dropped due to conflicting schedules. Gbomo Gbomo Express is Osas Ighodaro’s and Gbenro Ajibade’s movie together, after their wedding.