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AMVCA 2022 winners : The Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards winner list

Here’s the full list of the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards, AMVCA 2022 winners and photos of celebrities who attended the event and photos of winners. 

The 8th edition of the African Magic viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) finale was held Saturday night, the 14th of May, 2022.

It was held at the Exhibition Center, Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos State. The AMVCA is an annual event put together to reward the hard work and talent of the men and women of Nollywood, who put in their blood and sweat to entertain their audiences.

Maria Choke at AMVCA 2022

The high-profile event had celebrities from all over the entertainment industry in attendance.

Of course, the red carpet was serenaded with dapper-looking men and gorgeous beauties, who had made deliberate efforts to look their best for the event.

Toke Makinwa at AMVCA 2022

For tonight’s event, South African Media Personality, Bonang Matheba, co-hosts with IK Osakioduwa.

As the name of the award implies, winners in each category are chosen based on the vote of the public. See full list of winners below.

Nancy Isime at AMVCA 2022

AMVCA 2022 Winners list:


Best Actor in a Drama (Movie/TV Series)

Stan Nze – Rattlesnake


Best Actress in a Drama (Movie/TV Series)

Osas Ighodaro – Rattlesnake: The Ahanna Story

Best Africa Magic Original Drama Series

Rishantes – Dimbo Atiya


Funke Akindele at AMVCA 2022

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Best Actress in a comedy

Funke Akindele – Omo Ghetto (The Saga)


Broda Shaggi at AMVCA 2022

Best Actor in a comedy

Broda Shaggi/Samuel Perry – Dwindle


Best Director (Movie)

– Ramsey Nouah for Rattlesnake: The Ahanna Story

Best Overall Movie

– Amina by Izu Ojukwu & Okey Ogunjiofor



Best Africa Magic Original Comedy Series

The Johnsons – Rogers Ofime


Best Supporting Actor (Movie/TV Series)

Odunlade Adekola – Jankariwo


Laycon at AMVCA 2022


Best Supporting Actress (Movie/TV Series)

Omowunmi Dada – Country Hard

Best Soundtrack (Movie/TV Series)

Gold Coast Lounge – Pascal Aka & Raquel (From Ghana)


Best Movie – West Africa

Collision Course – Bolanle Austen-Peters, Joseph Umoibom & James Amuta


Best Movie – East Africa

The Girl In The Yellow Jumper – Morocco Omari


Best Movie – Southern Africa

Hairareb – Dantagos Jimmy-Melani

James Brown at AMVCA 2022


Best Short Film or Online Video

I Am The Prostitute Mama Described – Taiwo Ogunnimo

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Best Documentary

– If Objects Could Speak – Saitabao Kaiyare, Mumo Liku, Elena Schilling, Daniella Fritz, Ann Katrina Boberg

Best TV series – Drama or Comedy

The Mystic River – Rogers Ofime


Oga Sabinus at AMVCA 2022

Best Online Social Content Creator – Oga Sabinus

The Best Cinematographer – Muhammad Attah


Best Picture Editor

– Tunde Aplowo for ‘Maria Ebun Pataki’


Best Art Director (Movie/TV Series)

– Tunji Afolayan

Best Lightning Designer (Movie/TV Series)

– Matthew Yusuf for Rattlesnake: The Ahanna Story

Tacha at AMVCA 2022

Best Makeup

– Balogun Abiodun for her work on Rattlesnake: The Ahanna Story


Best Writer (Movie/TV Series)

– Manie Oisomaye, Donald Tombia and Biodun Stephen for Introducing The Kujus


Best Indigenous Language Movie or Series (Igbo)

– Uche Nnanna Maduka


Toyin Abraham at AMVCA 2022


Best Indigenous Language Movie or Series (Yoruba)

– David Akande, Demola Yusuf, Edgard Leroy (Alaise)

Best Indigenous Language Movie or Series (Hausa)

– Rogers Ofime (Voiceless)


Best Indigenous Language Movie or TV Series (Swahili)

– Freddy Feruz


Best Dressed Male

– Denola Grey


Osas the female best dressed at AMVCA 2022

Best Dressed Female

– Osas Ighodaro


Industry Merit Award

– Taiwo Ajayi-Lycett

Best Multichoice Talent Factory

– Daisy Masembe for ‘Engaito’


Trailblazer Award

– Teniola Aladese

Nengi at AMVCA 2022