1st November, 2022
Nigerian Nollywood actor Emmanuel Igboke with Nigerian comedian Ayodeji Richard Makun, also known by his stage name A.Y and others clinched different awards at the just concluded Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival (TINFF) awards.
The award ceremony took place on Saturday 29th October 2022 in Toronto, Ontario Canada, with lots of other actors and creatives from different perspectives.
AY was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement award alongside Titi Kuti, a Nigerian actor, film producer, model, and television host and others.
Emmanuel Igboke won a merit award in the Best Actor category with his movie titled “Crosses” and directed by Akeem Ogunmilade
Emmanuel Igboke was nominated alongside Alex Ekubo and the rest.
The movie “crosses’ also earned him another nomination for Best Movie Producer (Africa) category as a producer but lost to comedian A.Y produced movie titled “Almajiri”
Other Nigerian actors and creatives also cart away with various awards.
The Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival is more than just an annual event where movies are exhibited; it also features other artistic initiatives like the (TINFF Media Arts), a festival component devoted to bringing together individuals working in the field of creative media arts.
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