Sunday, 5 March 2017

AMVCA 2017: Full Winners List


The Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs) is a prestigious initiative that honours film and television talent across the continent. 

The next edition is billed to hold on the 4th of March, 2017, and also marks the fifth consecutive year of the awards.

The AMVCAs were created to celebrate the contribution of African filmmakers, actors and technicians in the success of the continent’s film and television industry and with the success of the previous four editions, and finally we have winners for 2017 edition of the AMVCAs !

List of winners:

Best Make Up Artiste (Movies/TV series)

Oloibiri - Hakeem Onilogbo Ajibola, Perekeme Odon

Best Costume Designer
76 - Pat Egwurube

Best Art Director
76 - Pat Nebo

Best Sound Editor (Movies/TV series)

Best Picture Editor (Movie/TV series)
Oloibiri - Nnodim Chigozie, Paula Peterson

Best Lighthing Designer (Movies/TV series)
93 Days - Elliot Sewape

Best Cinematographer
Happiness is a Four Letter Word - Lance Gewer

Best Documentary

Best Short Film or Online Video
Cat Face

Best Actress in an M-Net original comedy series
Deborah Anugwa - Hustle

Best Actor in an M-Net comedy series
Samuel Ajibola - "The Johnsons"

Best Actress in an M-Net original drama seriesMeg Otanwa - "Hush"

Best Actor in an M-Net original drama series
David Jones David - "Hotel Majestic"

Best M-Net original comedy series
The Johnsons

Best M-Net original drama series

Best Indigenous Language TV series/movies (Swahili)

Best Indigenous Language TV series/movies (Hausa)
Yaki Da Zuciya

Best Indigenous Language TV series/movies (Yoruba)
Somwhere in The Dark - Abiodun Jimoh, Jumoke Odetola

Best Indigenous Language TV series/movies (Igbo)

Best Soundtrack/ Original Score
The Encounter - Michael 'The Truth'

Best TV series
Jenifa's Diary

Best Writer

Best Supporting Actress
Ebele Okaro - Four One Love

Best Supporting Actor In A Drama (Movie/TV series)
Rotimi Salami - Just Not Married

Best Actor in a Comedy
Imeh Umoh Bishop - The Boss is Mine

Trailblazer awardSomkhele idhalama

Industry Merit AwardMr. Chika Okpala

Best Movie East AfricaKati Kati

Best Movie West Africa

Best Movie South Africa
All About Love

Best Actress in Drama/ TV/ Movies
Rita Dominic - 76

Best Actor in Drama/ TV/ Movies
Sambasa Nzeribe - Slow Country

Best Director (Movie)
Izu Ojukwu - 76

AMVCA best Overall Movie

Congratulations to all the winners!

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