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Tasha Smith, Bayo Akinfemi and more Hollywood stars for 8th AMVCAs!

10 May 2022
AMVCAs to host 'Why Did I Get Married?' star Tasha Smith, 'Bob Hearts Abishola' cast member Bayo Akinfemi and more Hollywood stars.
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Africa Magic in association with MultiChoice Nigeria will host celebrity movie stars and film directors from Hollywood ahead of the awards ceremony taking place on Saturday, 14 May in Lagos, as part of activities for the 8th edition of Africa’s most prestigious awards ceremony, the Africa Magic Viewers' Choice Awards (AMVCAs),

The visiting Hollywood stars will be led by Tasha Smith, an actress, director and producer known for her role in the acclaimed film 'Why Did I Get Married?'  and its sequel, 'Why Did I Get Married, Too?'. She will be joined by Bayo Akinfemi, a cast member of the popular television series, ‘Bob Hearts Abishola’, as well as Brandon Micheal Hall of the ‘God, Friended Me’ series fame.

Also expected are Sidra Smith, award-winning Producer and Head of Essence’s Film and TV Studio and Grant Housley, Hollywood Producer, Writer and Director currently at Paramount Pictures, where he has worked on some of the biggest films and most critically acclaimed television series in the world.

While in Nigeria, the stars will meet with the #AMVCA8 Nominees and other industry stakeholders. This historic visit is in line with MultiChoice and Africa Magic's efforts in sustaining the Africa film making and storytelling momentum, through deliberate global collaboration.


The AMVCAs are coming!

The eighth edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards is brought to viewers by Africa Magic in association with MultiChoice and is proudly sponsored by Amstel Malta.