The 7th edition of the African Movies Viewers Choice Awards, AMVCA took place on Saturday, March 14.
The star-studded show had celebrities in attendance attempt to outdo themselves for the award’s newest addition- the ‘Best Dressed’ Category.
Leading the night was ‘Living in Bondage’ with a total of 7 wins including Best Overall movie. ‘God Calling’ followed closely with 2 wins. One of the biggest snubs for the night was ‘King of Boys’ with no wins. The industry merit award went to seasoned TV and filmmaker, Peter Igho.
For the special category, the Best Dressed Male and Best Dressed Female went to Mike Edwards and Mercy Eke of the just concluded Big Brother Naija season 4.
Read the full list of winners:
Thorn – Bola ‘Enigma’ Akanbi: Best Short Film or Online Video
Pascal Tokodi – Disconnect: Best Supporting Actor in a Movie or TV Series
Gloria Sarfo – The Perfect Picture: 10 Years Later: Best Supporting Actress in a Movie or TV Series
Living In Bondage: Best Cinematographer
God Calling – Cardoso: Best Lighting Designer in a Movie or TV Series
Ratnik Dimeji Ajibola: Best Costume Designer Movie or TV Series
God Calling – Lilian Omozele Paul: Best Make-Up Category
Chibunna “Funny Bone” Stanley – Smash: Best Actor in a Comedy (Movie or TV Series)
Funke Akindele – Moms At War: Best Actress in a Comedy (Movie/TV Series)
Timini Egbuson – Elevator Baby: Best Actor in a Drama (Movie/TV Series)
Toyin Abraham – Elevator Baby: Best Actress in a Drama (Movie/TV Series)
Nicole Asinugo and CJ Obasi – Living In Bondage: Best Writer in a Movie or TV Series
Skin – Beverly Naya: Best Documentary
Raveet Sippy Chadh – Subira: Best Indigenous Language Movie/TV Series Swahili
More AMVCA winners
Yewande Famakin – Alubarika: Best Indigenous Language Movie/TV Series Yoruba
Tuntube – Muhammad T. Finisher: Best Indigenous Language Movie/TV Series Hausa
Nne – Victor Iyke: Best Indigenous Language Movie/TV Series Igbo
Dalitso – Abraham Kabwe: Best Movie Southern Africa
Plan B – Sarah Hassan: Best Movie East Africa
Living In Bondage: Best Movie West Africa
Truth – Anis Halloway: Best Television Series Drama Or Comedy
Seven – Tosin Igho and Bryan Dike: Best Picture Editor
Ratnik – Dimeji Ajibola, Iwaotan Olusola Roberts: Best Art Director Movie/TV Series
Living In Bondage – Larry Gaga & Flavour – Tene: Best Sound Track Movie/TV Series
Living In Bondage – Steve Gukas, Ramsey Nouah: Best Director
TrailBlazer – Jide Kene ( Swanky JKA)
Industry Merit Award – Peter Igho