The third edition of Golden Movie Awards Africa (GMAA) nominees have been announced.
This year’s nominees was unveiled at an event held at the Ibis Styles Hotel in Accra last Thursday June 22, 2017.
Director of the Golden Movie Awards Africa, Mimi Andani in an address, commended the jury led by Ghanaian veteran actress Grace Omaboe for a great work done.
“The work given to the jury had been done and that it is time to let the public know which movies as well as actors and actresses will be nominated for which category,” she said.
She announced that “the GMAA has entered into partnership with pan-continental television content management company African Movie Channel (AMC) to broadcast this year’s GMAA on multiple channels in 17 African countries and some European countries.
“Some of the African countries in which the content will be broadcast are Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi, Rwanda, South Africa, Zambia, Burundi, Ghana, Mozambique, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Congo DRC, Congo Brazzaville and Zimbabwe. The European countries include The UK, France, Germany, and The Netherlands.
“Obviously, we are very excited about this partnership with AMC as it affords us the opportunity to send out content to many viewers across the continent.”
Mimi Andani announced the ambassadors of the 2017 GMAA as Ghanaian actress Nadia Buari, Nigerian actress Lilian Esoro and Ghanaian/Greek actress Nikki Samonas. “We believe that this three gorgeous and very talented actresses have what it takes to bring home the objective of the GMAA and to anchor the theme for the 2017 event “Empowering the African Filmmaker” very well.
This year’s event is scheduled to take place on July 22, 2017.
See full list of nominees for the 2017 below.
LIST OF NOMINEES FOR THE 2017 EDITION
4. Jessica Williams (The Devil Between My Legs)
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