….As Iretiola Doyle, Mercy Aigbe, Alex Ekubo other pick nominations
As the 2016 leg of the yearly Best of Nollywood Award draws nearer, Organizers of the awards have reeled out the nominees list of the edition having gone through screening of over 120 entries.
President of BON awards jury, Niran Adedokun commended Nigerian filmmakers for defying the current harsh economic realities to sustain their creative activities.
This year’s edition of the BON awards shall be hosted by the executive governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ipkeazu.
Holding it down this year with nine nominations is Just not married movie which clinched nominations in Best lead actor, Best lead actress, Best comedy, Best editing, Best director, Best screenplay, Best cinematography, Best supporting actor and Most promising actor .
Talented Nollywood actor, Femi Adebayo will slug with Adeniyi Johnson, Lateef Adedimeji, Yomi Fabiyi and Muyiwa Ademola in the best actor in lead role (Yoruba) while Omotu Bissong, Judith Audu, Ebube Nwagbo, Belinda Effah, Omoni Oboli and Iretiola Doyle will battle in the best actress in lead role (English) amongst others.