The AfricaMagic Viewers’ Choice Awards, held in association with MultiChoice Africa and Amstel Malta will take place on Saturday 8 March at the Eko hotel, Lagos. The show will start at 18:00 CAT with a special Red Carpet broadcast hosted by Channel O VJ Denrele Edun, alongside the sleek Eku Edewor as they welcome some of Africa’s hottest stars to one of Africa’s biggest film and television events. Hosted by Ik Osakioduwa and Vimbai Mutinihri of Big Brother Africa fame joined by Osas Ighodaro of AfricaMagic’s Tinsel, the awards show will start at 19:30 CAT.
In total, 29 awards including 9 voted for by viewers, will be handed out with winners coming from a range of fields including acting, directing, writing, editing, costume design, sound, lighting, make-up, cinematography, and art direction across a variety of productions and genres, from drama and comedy features to documentaries, online video and short film.
Viewers can catch this awards spectacular live on DStv; AfricaMagic Entertainment (channel 150/151), AfricaMagic (channel 154) and AfricaMagic World (DStv channel 155) and also on GOtv; AfricaMagic (Channel 1).
The AMVCAs are once more expected to get people talking on social media, so remember that you can interact with the show on Instagram or on Twitter using the hashtag #AMVCA2014. You can also see interviews with the winners backstage by visiting www.africamagic.tv.