On Wednesday, August 3, at 8pm WAT or 9pm CAT, tune in to Ebony Life TV DSTV 165 to join us on a journey to producing Nigeria’s future Oscars winners.
FirstStars is a competitive reality show that gives young filmmakers (actors, producers, directors, scriptwriters and art directors) the opportunity to show their creativity and skills to a global audience. They get the chance to win a cash prize as well as partake in the production of a feature length movie.
The 6-part series will be hosted by award-winning media personalities, Zainab Balogun and Tosin Odunfa.
The contestants will be guided and mentored by a panel of judges comprising of award winning director, Walt Banger; producers, Tolu Ajayi and Tosin Otudeko; renowned architect, Theo Lawson; and Nigerian movie stars, Iretiola Doyle and Deyemi Okanlawon; through a series of exciting creative challenges as well as a string of tense and teary eliminations.
There will be celebrity appearances by EbonyLife TV CEO, Mo Abudu and Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde.
FirstBank is reinforcing its passion and commitment to nation building and a diversified economy by partnering with EbonyLife TV to showcase the business of the arts and undiscovered opportunities within the Industry.
FirstStars is a reality TV show designed to support the discovery and management of talented youth in the film industry.
For more information on FirstStars, please visit firstbanknigeria.com/firststars.
Follow these social media handles for daily updates on the show:
Twitter – @FirstStarsNG
Facebook – FirstStarsShow
YouTube – Firstbankngr
Watch the trailer below:
This is a feature by EbonyLife TV and First Bank of Nigeria