CHIOMA CHUKWUKA WON AMAA BEST ACTRESS IN LEAD ROLE(SINS OF THE FLESH)
The Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) stormed the city of Yenoga in Bayelsa State, with its annual award and recognition of Artists who have contributed in making the African film and movie industry a success. We at nollywoodgists.com are proud to be the first in the history of AMAA to report events as it is happening live.
Scriptwriters, Producers, Directors, Artists, Marketers and all those who are behind the scene of this industry have all known that much is been expected of them, as much has been given to them. The Oscars has helped improved the quality films coming out of Hollywood. AMAA has proven too that, its aim and objectives is to promote excellence, create awareness, create employment and encourage creativity and newer innovation in the African Movie Industry.
It was great to see artists from South Africa, Benin Republic, Burkina Faso, Ghana and a host of other African states gracing the event. We believe that the best is yet to come from this industry.
Among those nominated for the awards, find below the winners as they are been called
BEST ORIGINA SOUND TRACK
ORIGINAL SCREEN PLAY
ACHIVEMENT IN MAKE UP
BEST UPCOMING ARTISTS
BEST ACTRESS IN SUPPORTING ROLE
BEST NIGERIA FILM IRRESPECTIVE OF LANGUAGE
ACHIEVEMENT IN COSTUME
BEST VISUAL EFFECT
BEST PERFORMANCE BY CHILD
SAMUEL OLASEINDE (ABENI)
MOKILI (BURKINA FASO)
BEST ACTOR IN SUPPORTING ROLE
BRUNO IWUOHA ( Sins of the Flesh)
SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
AKI AND PAWPAW
CONVERSATION ON A SUNDAY AFTERNOON (South Africa )
23.00 2face Idibia entertained the audience
23.30 Ali Baba crack the ribs of the audience
BEST ACTOR IN LEAD ROLE
BEST ACTRESS IN LEAD ROLE
CHIOMA CHIKWUKA (SINS OF THE FLESH)
SITTANDA ( THIS AWARD WINS ALONG WITH IT $50.000)
At exactly 12.A.M 11th March 2007 the event was closed.
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