Emmanuel Ikubese, Sharon Ezeamaka, Chris Attoh, Timini Egbuson and Olumide Oworu are set to return in the long-awaited TV sequel to MTV Shuga, the sizzling sex and relationships drama from the MTV Staying Alive Foundation and MTV Base, in partnership with NACA, PEPFAR, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and UNICEF.
Actor, model and musician Ikubese, the reigning “Mr Nigeria”, is returning in the role of unlucky-in-love music promoter, Femi. After failing to find happiness with long-time crush Foye (played by Maria Okanrende) in series 3, series 4 sees Femi, who has been living with HIV for several years, having more success in affairs of the heart, although somehow the path of true love never seems to run smoothly for Femi.
Troubled teenager Princess, played by Sharon Ezeamaka, is struggling to deal with her pregnancy after discovering that she is HIV+. But will her older lover Solomon come through and support his child after all, or will Princess be left to face things all alone?
Chris Attoh returns as Nii, a cruel and abusive business executive. Now that his wife, Malaika, has left him, is Nii looking to replace her with a new model? And what other dark secrets has he been hiding all this time?
Other returning characters include Tobi (played by Timini Egbuson) and Weki, played by Olumide Oworu.