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Top Actor Africa Tobechi Nneji, Uriel Oputa, Ifeanyi Dike to represent Nigeria

The contestants describe their experiences on Top Actor Africa so far as a journey of discovery.

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Contestants of "Top Actor Africa" season 2 play

Contestants of "Top Actor Africa" season 2

A brand new episode of Top Actor Africa is set to air today Tuesday, March 8, 2016.

Season two of the reality show premiered on March 1. In today’s episode, the contestants are subject to an interesting test which involves them featuring in a music video of a popular artist.

Top Actor Africa  features three Nigerian contestants who are part of the twelve upcoming actors on the show from South Africa and Kenya.

The three Nigerians: Radio presenter Tobechi Nneji, upcoming musician Uriel Oputa and TV actor Ifeanyi Dike were Nigerians were selected after auditioning for the show last year.

Ifeanyi Dike play

Ifeanyi Dike



Dike has already started had a taste of what it is to be on screen. He is known for playing roles on TV series including Tinsel and MTV Shuga. In a statement, the actor said being chosen was a “humbling” experience.

Tobechi Nneji play

Tobechi Nneji



Nneji describes her own experience as “surreal”. The Economics graduate shared she only went to the audition “for the heck of it”.

Uriel Oputa play

Uriel Oputa



Meanwhile after being rejected from several rejections, Oputa describes her participation in the contest as “pure excitement”.

Watch Top Actor Africa today at 6.30pm (Nigerian time) on BET Channel 129. See the show trailer below:

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