The Nollywood & African Film Critics’ Awards “NAFCA” Gears Up For The 6th Annual “Black Oscars” and Announces Nominees
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The Most Prestigious US African Awards Prepares for over 3000 Illustrious Entertainment Influencers
On November 19, 2016, known as the “Black Oscars”; the 6th Annual NAFCA and The NAFCA Honors Hollywood 2016 Awards will be held at the historic Alex Theatre, 216 North Brand Boulevard, Glendale, CA 91203; produced by the I Dream 4 All Foundation, a recognized 501c3. These prestigious awards draw filmmakers and dignitaries from around the world and is designed to globally promote African Cinema and culture.
Considered the highest internationally recognized African awards in Hollywood, the NAFCA Honors are awarded to recognize outstanding individuals whose professional careers have been marked by extraordinary personal and professional accomplishments. Honorees and winners are awarded the NAFCA Trophies, officially the Award of Merit.
The NAFCA Honors Hollywood 2016 Honorees are DR. ALEXANDER CUMMINGS JR. (Image & Humanitarian Awards), NANCY WILSON (Singer, Lifetime Achievement in Entertainment), REGINALD T. DORSEY (Film and Television Actor/Filmmaker/Image Award), ZANE (Award winning Author / Literary Art Award), TED WIZARD MILLS (Lifetime Achievement in Entertainment) with a special tribute to famed photographer, the late Bill Jones.
Hosted by Actress Claudia Jordan and Actor Writer Michael Adegoke, the yearly NAFCA & NAFCA Honors Hollywood 2016 merges the Africa diaspora with U.S. African American entertainment influencers. The results? Attendance of over 3000 VIP guests worldwide consisting of dignitaries, global diplomats, Hollywood stars and African movie Stars. In addition, this celebrated night will be taped for distribution reaching over 40 million USA and over 700 million African viewers.
The “Black Oscars”, (NAFCA Film Awards) consist of over 30 categories of competition. Wrapped around the awards is planned a fabulous red carpet pre-show and a VIP after party making this event the talk of the town for the who’s who in the entertainment industry!
The “Black Oscars” presenters include: Omarosa, Jackie Christie and others. .. To see the complete lists of nominees and presenters, please visit http://bit.ly/AfricanNAFCA
Ticket prices range from $50 to $100 with special rates for students and group. Portions of the proceeds will go to I Dream 4 All Foundation, a 501.C.3 Charity founded by Tina Weisinger. I Dream 4 All Foundation is the underwriter of the NAFCA Awards. Portion of the proceeds will assist hurricane Matthew victims and Haitian communities in Florida.
SCHEDULE OF THE DAY:
THE NAFCA RED CARPET- 4:00 PM-6:45PM
THE NAFCA ~ SHOW- 7:00 PM-10:00PM
THE NAFCA CELEBRITY AFTERPARTY- 10:00 PM ~ 2:00 AM
The Nollywood & African Film Critics’ Awards, commonly known as The NAFCA, are U.S. awards for achievements in the film industry and The NAFCA Honors are awarded to recognize outstanding individuals whose professional careers have been marked by extraordinary personal and professional accomplishments. Honorees and winners are awarded the NAFCA Trophies, officially the Award of Merit that is much better known by its nickname NAFCA. The awards, first presented in 2011 at the RTP Sheraton Imperial Hotel in Durham North Carolina, are overseen by the Nollywood Film Critics USA. The NAFCA Special Honors were presented for the first time in 2011 to President Nelson Mandela. Recipients of this award in subsequent years include His Imperial Majesty Kabiyesi Alaiyeluwa Oba Okunade Sijuwade Olubuse II The Ooni of Ife, James Brown, Bobby Womack, President Paul Biya, President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia, Dr. Folorunsho Alakija, Oscars’ award winner Louis Gossett Jr., Hollywood actors Glynn Thurman, Keith David, Marla Gibbs, Steven Williams and Lawrence Hilton Jacobs among others. The NAFCA and The NAFCA Honors are presented yearly during the second weekend in September. The NAFCA is designed to globally promote African Cinema and culture. The prestigious NAFCA and The NAFCA Honors are awards of merit and are considered the highest African film and honorary awards. The 6th NAFCA and The NAFCA Honors 2016 awards will hold on the 19th of November at the historic Alex Theatre of Glendale, California USA.
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