A live broadcast of the 2017 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards nominations will be televised on the 14th of December 2016 at 8: 30 PM (WAT) across all Africa Magic channels.
For the 2017 edition, a number of awards in different categories will be presented ranging from acting and directing to scriptwriting and cinematography. Other categories will include: editing, soundtrack, make-up, sound, and lighting amongst others. There are 27 categories in all, with 16 open to viewers and 11 decided by the AMVCA panel of judges.
The 2017 jury is led by Desiree Markgraaff, co-owner and CEO of The Bomb Shelter Productions, a leading South African film and television production company.