AMVCA 2022 Winners: Osas Ighodaro and Sabinus Win Big on Epic Night
On a night dedicated to celebrating the talent and outstanding achievements of African movie stars, several celebrities turned out in style for the AMVCA 2022. This year’s edition was the 8th for the prestigious African Magic Choice Awards. Without further ado, here are the AMVCA 2022 winners.
Nigeria-American actress and host, Osas Ighodaro saw off competition from Bisola Aiyeola and Nancy Isime, and Kehinde Bankoleto win the award for Best Actress in a drama. She received the award for her role in the hit movie, Rattlesnake: The Ahanna Story.
Stan Nze who starred in the same movie beat strong competition from Timini Egbuson, and Gabriel Afolayan to win the Best Actor in a drama. Ramsey Noah, the director of the hit movie also bagged the Best Director award on the night.
See the full list AMVCA 2022 winners:
Best actress in a drama: Osas Ighodaro (Rattlesnake)
Best actor in a drama: Stan Nze (Rattlesnake)
Best actress in a comedy: Funke Akindele Bello (Omo Ghetto: The Saga)
Best actor in a comedy: Samuel Perry ‘Broda Shaggi’ (Dwindle)
Best supporting actress: Omowunmi Dada (Country Hard)
Best supporting actor: Odunlade Adekola (Jankariwo)
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Best short film or online video: Taiwo Ogunnimo (I am the prostitute Mama described)
Best Indigenous language (Yoruba): Alaise – David Akande, Demola Yusuf, Edgard Leroy
Best indigenous language (Hausa): Voiceless – Rogers Ofime
Best Indigenous language (Igbo): Nne-Ka – Uche Nnanna Maduka
Best Indigenous language (Swahili): Obambo (Freddy Feruzi)
Best art director: Tunji Afolayan (Amina)
Best costume designer: Millicent T. Jack (Amina)
Best lighting designer: Matthew Yusuf (Nneka the pretty serpent)
Best picture editor: Tunde Apalowo (Maria Ebun Pataki)
Best sound editor: Jim Lively and James Nelson (Amina)
Online social content creators: Chukwuemeka Emmanuel Ejekwu (Sabinus)