Nouah has four nominations, the highest for the seventh edition of AMVCA. Ramsey Nouah has the highest nominations for the 2020 AMVCA [Instagram/RamseyNoauh]
Nollywood star Ramsey Nouah leads the pack of nominations among actors for the 2020 edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA).
Nouah scored four nominations, the second highest among the nominees (after film director Dimeji Ajibola who got five nominations) ahead of the seventh edition of the AMVCA which will hold at a yet-to-be-announced date.
Nouah’s role in the movie ‘Levi’ earned him a nod in the Best Actor in a Drama category of the awards, while the other two nominations came in the Best Actor in a Comedy category with his role in the movie ‘Merry Men 1’ and the Best Supporting Actor in a Drama category from his role in his directorial debut hit flick ‘Living In Bondage’.
For his directorial role in ‘Living in Bondage’, the 49-year-old also got nominated in the Best Director category
The next movie star with the second highest nominations was Toyin Abraham who got three nominations.
She is in the running for Best Actress in a Drama with her role in the movie ‘Elevator Baby’ while her two other nominations came in the Best Actress in a Comedy category with her roles in the ‘Bling Lagosians’ and ‘Kasanova’.
Actress Zainab Balogun and Funke Akindele are next with two nominations each.
Balogun’s nominations came in the Best Actress in a Drama category with her roles in the movies ‘Sylvia’ and ‘God Calling’ while Akindele’s grabbed nominations in Best Television Series Drama for her ‘Jenifa’s Diary’ series and Best Actress in a Comedy with her role in Moms At War.
The 2019 hit, ‘Living in Bondage’ was nominated in 10 categories, including the highest of any movie