Cameroon Entertainment Awards Releases Nominees List With Nigeria Dominating Only Non-Cameroonian Movie Nominations

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Its awards season in Africa as the Cameroon Entertainment Awards (CEA), a non-profit organization, founded to recognize Cameroonians in entertainment in addition to celebrating the achievements of our entertainers, announces its nominees for the maiden edition days after the much expected Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMA) nominees for this year were announced. The event promises to showcase many of Cameroon’s top entertainers as well as celebrities from Cameroon and the African Diasporas.

The CEA has a diverse list of nominees however it’s the movie part that interest us for this context. Like it was with the list of AMA nominees, Nigerians just wouldn’t take the back seat and watch it all happen as they took up four of the only available slots for non-Cameroonians in the Pan African category of the Film section.

For it’s first edition, writer-director, producer and entrepreneur- Yves Tchouta and actress Sophy Aiida will host the event which would will take Place at The Cramton Auditoriun In Howard University- DC on the 28th of July 2012.

Check out the Full list of movie nominees below;

Best Actress
Taka Tanni – Deep Sea Diving
Solange Yijika -Royal Destiny
Nina Ngassa – Vanity Fair
Quinta Eyong Ashu – Clash of Inheritance
Ruth Nkweti – Obsession
Mairo Sanda – Vanity Chase

Best Supporting Actress
Trina Takoh – Registered Nurse
Ciara Galega – Single Six
Sophy Aiida – Unwanted Guest
Okawa Shaznay – This is Houston
Carine Eyoum – Unwanted Guest

Best Actor
Nchifor Valery – Obsession
Claudio Oben – American Wahala
Kang Quintus – Critical Point
Bertini Heumegni – The American Dream
Terence Fomunung – Vanity Chase

Best Supporting Actor
Epule Jeffery – Royal Destiny
Nchifor Valery – The Dealer
Lynno Lovert – Land of Shadows
Felix Fomenky – Fake Fasting
Yusimbom Eugene – Mark of the Absolute

Best Movie
Royal Destiny
Land of Shadows
Vanity Fair
Obsession
Koundi et le jeudi national
Vanity Chase

Best Script
Vanity Fair – Ngassa Nina
Critical Point – Kang Quintus
Not My will – Wegmuller Efokoa
Registered Nurse – Abraham Takoh
The Blues Kingdom

Best Director/Producer
Penjo Pete
Neba Lawrence
Abraham Takoh
Erick Ntang
Agbor Gilbert Ebot
Yves Tchouta
Ariane Astrid Atodji

Pan African Actor
John Dumelo – Ghana
Majid Michel – Ghana
Genevieve Nnaji – Nigeria
Stella Damasus – Nigeria
Omotola Jalade – Nigeria
Jim Iyke – Nigeria

Source: Movie Markers

Mistah Cole

Mistah Cole

is a Nigerian-born Music critic and movie blogger

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