VETERANS, founding members and promoters of movies were decorated at the Grand Awards Night (staged at Intercontinental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos) on Wednesday, November 27, 2013, as the highpoint of Nollywood @ 20 celebrations.
Actors, actresses, producers and directors, and many who struggled to put the movie industry in Nigeria on the path of growth had a joyous time as they shook hands and hugged and bartered fond memories.
From early in the evening till almost midnight, the 5-star hotel venue of the awards was enlivened by entertainers.
QUEEN OF ELEGANCE
Senator Florence Ita-Giwa again dashed to the finish line as the Queen of Elegance in this jaw-dropping drape…
IBINABO FIBERESIMA, STEPHANIE OKEREKE LEAD FASHIONISTAS
Right on point, Ibinabo Fiberesima and shimmering Stephanie Okereke-Linus led fashionistas to the night of glamour in their winning pieces.
The young men who turned the fortunes of Nollywood around did catch up, and remembered the challenging beginning.
KNIGHT AND DAME
Knight and Dame of Nollywood, Sir Olu Jacobs and Lady Joke Silva were portraits of dignity and models of professionalism as they lit up the arena.
ALI BABA, JULIUS AGWU LEAD BEST DRESSED GENTS
King of Comedy, Ali Baba and Julius ‘D’Genius’ Agwu led a galaxy of distinguished gentlemen in the clothes department.
MADAM KOFO’S SKY SCRAPPER GELE
Madam Kofo’s signature sky-scrapper gele was on show.