2016 AMVCA Awards List of Nominees Out

14/12/2015

The Africa Magic Viewers' Choice Awards which was created to recognize and celebrate African film and TV talent is now back with list of Nominees.
 The  Awards will feature several special categories in which viewers will decide the winners directly. In total, 28 awards in 26 categories will be handed out at two events to be held in March in Lagos.
 Down Here is the full list:
NOMINEES FOR 2016 AMVCAS
CATEGORY
NOMINEE
BEST OVERALL MOVIE (AFRICA)

Dry
Stephanie Linus
Freetown
Adam Abel and Garrett Batty
AYANDA
Sara Blecher
Tell Me Sweet Something
Akin Omotosho
Road To Yesterday
Chinny Onwugbenu, Genevieve Nnaji, Chichi Nwoko
Silverain
Juliet Asante
House Arrest
Joseph Kenneth Ssebaggala
BEST TELEVISION SERIES

Jane and Abel
Dorothy Ghettuba
How to find a Husband
Erica Sugo Anyadike
Santalal
Gerald Langiri
Officer Titus
Olabisi Jinadu
Daddy's Girls
Ariyike Oladipo
BEST WRITER OF A MOVIE/TV SERIES

FREETOWN
Melissa Leilani Larson
ANNIVERSARY
AFE OLUMOWE
ROAD TO YESTERDAY
Emil B. Garuba
IQUO'S JOURNAL
BLESSING EGBE
AYANDA
Trish Malone
BEST COSTUME DESIGNER (MOVIE/TV SERIES)

Dry
Uche Nancy
Silverain
Patrick Asante
Being Mrs Elliot
Byge Oru
The First Lady
Tomi Adeoye
Oracle Online
Ejiro Amos Tafiri/Vanessa Otarva
Cougars
Angel Nwakibie
BEST MAKEUP ARTIST (MOVIE/TV SERIES)

Dry
Gabriel Okorie
Ayanda
LOUIZA CALORE
Jaja the Great
Innocent Abba
Ojuju
Funke Olowu
Being Mrs Elliot
Moses Ogunlana
BEST LIGHTING DESIGNER (MOVIE/TV SERIES)

Common Man
Stanlee Ohikhuare
Kpians-the feast of souls
Stanlee Ohikhuare
House Arrest
Francis Lubanjuma
Gbomo Gbomo Express
David Wyte and Paul Gambit
Being Mrs Elliot
Oluwole Olawoyin
BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY (MOVIE/TV SERIES)

Officer Titus
Kelechi Udegbe
Stop
IK Ogbonna
Caught in the Act
Bishop Imeh Umoh
Head gone
Bowoto Jephthah
Jenifa's diary
Folarin Falana
BEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA (MOVIE/TV SERIES)

BREATHLESS
Mike Ezuruonye
BEING MRS ELLIOT
Majid Michel
A LONG NIGHT
Van Vicker
A SOLDIER'S STORY
Daniel K. Daniel
JAJA THE GREAT
SEGUN ARINZE
FALLING
BLOSSOM CHUKWUJEKWU
BEST DIRECTOR

Road to Yesterday
Ishaya Bako
Dry
Stephanie Linus
Tell me Sweet Something
Akin Omotosho
Ayanda
Sara Blecher
Gbomo gbomo express
Walter 'Waltbanger' Taylaur
Rebecca
Shirley Frimpong-Manso
BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY (MOVIE/TV SERIES)

JENIFA'S DIARY
Funke Akindele
BEING MRS ELLIOT
Lepacious Bose
SKINNY GIRL IN TRANSIT
Abimbola Craig
AN AFRICAN CITY
Nana Mensah
DESPERATE HOUSE GIRLS
Ini Edo
BEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA (MOVIE/TV SERIES)

Road to yesterday
Genevieve Nnaji
Don't cry for me
Mary Lazarus
Stop
Belinda Effah
Ayanda
Fulu Mugovhani
Falling
Adesua Etomi
The visit
Nse Ikpe-Etim
BEST PICTURE EDITOR

Tell me Sweet Something
Vuyani Sondlo
Road To Yesterday
Chuka Ejorh
A soldier's story
Frankie Ogar
Rebecca
Shirley Frimpong-Manso
Special Crimes Unit: Lasgidi Cops
Adeyemi Olowoshagba
BEST DOCUMENTARY

THE NEW AFRICA
Kagho Crowther Idhebor
FAAJI AGBA
Remi Vaughan-Richards
GOGE AFRICA ENCOUNTERS WILD GORILLA
Nneka Isaac-Moses
DEMYSTIFYING AUTISM
Dotun Akande
DAWN TO DUSK
Nanmet Anthony
BEST MOVIE - SOUTHERN AFRICA

Ayanda
Sara Blecher
Tell Me Sweet Something
Akin Omotosho
Lilongwe
Joyce mhango chavula
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

A soldier's story
Sambassa Nzeribe
Stolen Water
Blossom Chukwujekwu
Stigma
Soibifaa Dokubo
A soldier's story
Olumide Oworu
The Department
O.C. Ukeje
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS (MOVIE/TV SERIES)

BEFORE 30
Beverly Naya
TELL ME SWEET SOMETHING
ThishiweZiqubu
BEFORE 30
TunbosunAiyedihin
DRY
Zubaidat Ibrahim Fagge
THE GREEN NECKLACE
Lepacious Bose
BEST ART DIRECTOR (MOVIE/TV SERIES)

Stigma
DagogoDiminas
Dry
Gabriel Okorie
Common man
StanleeOhikhuare
The refugees
Frank Raja Arase
Elephant in the room
Patrick ‘koinage’ Nnamani
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHER (MOVIE/TV SERIES)

AYANDA
Jonathan Kovel
COUPLE OF DAYS
ToluLordTanner
THE REFUGEES
Okey Oku and Robert Peters
DRY
Angel Barroeta
COMMON MAN
Stanleeohikhuare
TELL ME SOMETHING SWEET
Paul Michaelson
BEST SHORTFILM OR ONLINE VIDEO

Panic Button
BongiweSelane
Yawa
KassimBraimah
A Day with Death
OluseyiAmuwa
Blood Taxi
FolasakinIwajomo
A Cup of Sugar
BongiweSelane
BEST INDIGENOUS LANGUAGE MOVIE/TV SERIES - YORUBA

Taxi driver (OkoAshewo)
Don Omope
Victims
MERCY AIGBE GENTRY
Ayomi
BukunmiOluwasina
Shadow
KazimAdeoti
BintaOfege
AbiodunJimoh and JumokeOdetola
Best Movie - West Africa (Drama/Comedy)

DRY
Stephanie Linus
STIGMA
DagogoDiminas
THE VISIT
Biodun Stephens (Koga Studios)
THE REFUGEES
Frank Rajah Arase
SILVERAIN
Juliet Asante
COMMON MAN
Stanleeohikhuare
ROAD TO YESTERDAY
ChinnyOnwugbenu, Genevieve Nnaji, Chichi Nwoko
BEST SOUND EDITOR (MOVIE/TV SERIES)

Ayanda
Guy Steer
Road to yesterday
KulanenIkyo
Dry
Marquex Jose Guillermo
Candle in the wind
Bernie Anti
Bambitious
Maurice Kings
Tell me Sweet Something
Gavin McCullough
BEST INDIGENOUS LANGUAGE MOVIE/TV SERIES- IGBO

Chetanna
ChigozieAtuanya
The Missing God
Ubaka Joseph Ugochukwu
UdoGba koi koi
OnyekachukwuOkeke
Nduka
Charles Novia
Usekwu Igbo
PAUL IGWE
BEST INDIGENOUS LANGUAGE MOVIE/TV SERIES - HAUSA

SarkiJatau
Bashir Abdullahi
Inji Yan' CaCa
NajjashiSbJakara
Sakaina
Abubakarmaishadda and Hafizu Bello
Baya Da Kura
NuhuAbdullahi
DadinKowa
SalisuBalarabe
BEST INDIGENOUS LANGUAGE MOVIE/TV SERIES - SWAHILI

MYUMBA 10
Damaris Irungu-Ochieng
SAMAKI MCHANGANI
Amil Shivji
FIHI
Caroline Mbaturia
SUMU
Neema NdanuKilon
KITENDAWALI
JosephatLukaza
BEST MOVIE - EAST AFRICA

HOUSE ARREST
Joseph Kenneth Ssebaggala
MAPENZI
Elizabeth Michael
CALL 112
Joseph Kenneth Ssebaggala
KITENDAWALL
Josephat Lukaza
MPANGO MBAYA
Staford Kihore
DADDY'S WEDDING
Honeymoon Alja




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