Maisha Magic receives 17 Kalasha Awards nominations

22 November 2022
Kina topped the list with the most nominations.

Maisha Magic Plus and East shows and talent have received 17 nominations at the 12th annual edition of the Kalasha International Film and TV Awards! Kina received the most nominations in different categories and new shows such Sanura and Salem as well as Showmax Originals have also been nominated.

Here’s the list of the nominees:

Best TV Drama

Best Lead Actor in a TV Drama

  • Jimmi Gathu (Fred Tandala) – Kina


Best Lead Actress in a TV Drama

  • Aisha Mwajumlah (Nimimi) – Pete
  • Sanaipei Tande (Nana Tandala) – Kina
  • Ivy Wanjiku (Sanura) – Sanura


Best Supporting Actor in a TV Drama

  • Moses Kiema (Lefti Mwakazi) – Kina
  • Bryan Kabugi (Titus Karani) – Salem

Best Supporting Actress in a TV Drama

  • Foi Wambui (Arielle Mufasa) – Salem
  • Julie Brenda Nyambura (Bella Mwakazi) – Kina

Best TV Comedy

  • Varshita

Best TV Drama


Best TV Show

Best Viewers’ Choice (TV Drama)

Best Documentary Feature

  • Stori Yangu

Reacting to this brilliant news, Channel Director, East and Southern Channels Timothy Okwaro said “as a business, we are excited with the nominations and urge all staff and customers to vote. We are also spearheading hyper-local content including the investments that have been injected by MultiChoice which aim to ensure growth and accessibility of premium and local shows and movie content across Africa “.  


To vote for your favourite nominees, click here and vote before 24 November 2022.

The winners will be announced at the award ceremony scheduled to take place on 3 December 2022.

Congratulations to all our Maisha Magic talent on these nominations!