The organisers of the annual Best of Nollywood awards recently unveiled list nominees for the 2021 edition at its dinner party.

According to the list, ‘Rattle Snake‘ remake and ‘The Milkmaid‘ got the highest nominations for the 2021 edition.

‘The Milkmaid’ as well as ‘Rattle Snake’ remake, produced by Charles Okpaleke and directed by Ramsey Nouah, had 14 nominations each.

Also according to the list by the organisers, this year’s edition of the award features 30 categories in total.

Pere, BBNaija season six housemate, also got nomination for ‘Best Actor in a Leading Role’ (English) and ‘Best Kiss in a movie’ for his role in ‘Butterflies’ respectively.

See full list of nominees below:

Best Actor in a Leading Role (English)

Stan Eze – Rattlesnake
Blossom Chukwueku – Hope Spring Eternal
Enyinna Nwigwe – Badamasi
Pereh Egbe – Butterflies
Okey Uzoeshi – Strain
Uzor Arukwe – Yours Regardless

Best Actor in a Leading Role (Yoruba)

Femi Adebayo – Esin
Lateef Adedimeji – Ka Bi osi
Joseph Momodu – Olufe
Seun Akindele – My Mirror
Akinola Akano – Oju
Samuel Oniyitan – Abeke

Best Actor in a Leading Role (Hausa)

Gambo Usman Kona -The Milkmaid
Adam Garba – Voiceless

Best Actress in a Leading Role (English)

Shushu Abubakar – Strain
Sharon Nwosu – Coat of Alms
Osas Ighodalo – Rattlesnake
Sola Sobowale – Cookies Spot
Bolaji Ogunmola – Butterflies
Mary Lazarus – Homeless Home

Best Actress in a Leading Role (Yoruba)

Mercy Aigbe – Agbeke
Jumoke Odetola – My Mirror
Peju Wahab – Ijolewa
Kehinde Bankole – Abeke
Adeola Olushola – Oju
Omowunmi Dada – Alagogo Ide

Best Actress in a Leading Role (Hausa)

Anthonieta Kalunta – The Milkmaid
Asabe Madaki – Voiceless

Best Actor in a Supporting Role (English)

Kachi Nnochiri – Butterflies
Femi Jacobs – Eagle Wings
Buchi Franklin – Rattlesnake
Martins Nebo – Just Kidding
Sani Danja – Badamasi
Seun Akindele – Greyish

Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Yoruba)

Bolanle Ninalowo – Ete
Yomi Olorunlolaye – Osuka
Rotimi Salami – Ijolewa
Wole Ojo – Abeke
Soliu Gbolagade – Abeke

Best Actress in a Supporting Role (English)

Tolulope Oke – Cookies Spot
Blessing Obasi – Hope Springs Eternal
Juliet Njemanze – Just Kidding
Ebenezer Eno – Yours Regardless
Anwuli Ijenebe – Greyish
Stella Ekwueme – Unconventional

Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Yoruba)

Debby Shokoya – Misguided
Kemi Afolabi – Ikunsuni
Iyabo Ojo – Black Veil
Faturoti Ifedapo – Oju
Maureen Vincent – Alagogo Ide

Best Child Actress in a Movie

Ewomazino Amata – Miebaka
Adaeze Onugbo – Laurie
Angel Onyi Unigwe – Strain
Nifemi Lawal – Strain
Daniel Adeshina – Ijolewa
Craig Loughlan- Miebaka

Movie with the Best Social Message

Journey Home
Strain
Tethered
Time Tells
My Mirror
Ella
Hope Springs Eternal

Best Kiss in a Movie

Bolaji Ogunmola/Pereh Egbe – Butterflies
Blossom Chukwujekwe/Bolaji Ogunmola – Hope Spring Eternal
Stan Eze/Osas Ighodalo – Rattlesnake
Frederick Leonard/Bayray Mcwinzu – Greyish

Most Promising Actor of the Year

Akinola Akano – Oju
Michael Ejoor – Yours Regardless

Most Promising Actress of the Year

Faturoti Ifedapo – Oju
Adeola Olushola – Oju
Anthonieta Kalunta – The Milkmaid
Chinenye Aniemenam – Just Kidding

Best Short Film

When Devil Knocks
Canoe Boy
Busted
Journey Home
Homecoming
Soja

Movie with the Best Special Effect

Miebaka
Eagles Wings
The Milkmaid
Badamasi
Voiceless

Best use of food in a movie

Cookies Spot
Strain
Rattlesnake
Yours Regardless
Logan

Best Use of Costume in a movie

The Milkmaid
Butterflies
Rattlesnake
Oba Bi Olorun
Agbeke

Best use of Make-up

Soja
Milkmaid
Olugbeja Oloun
Voiceless
Meibaka
Eye of Deity (Oju)

Movie with the Best sound

Strain
Rattlesnake
Milkmaid
Abeke
Meibaka

Movie with the Best Soundtrack

Oye (Knowledge)
Milkmaid
Rattlesnake
Alagogo Ide
Logan
Voiceless

Movie with the Best Screenplay

Strain
Milkmaid
Hope Spring Eternal
Rattlesnake
Eagles Wings
Butterflies

Movie with the Best Editing

Strain
Milkmaid
Coat of Alms
Rattlesnake
Voiceless
Eagle Wings

Movie with the Best Production Design

Milkmaid
Miebaka
Badamasi
Voiceless
Rattlesnake
Eagle Wings

Movie with the Best Cinematography

The Milkmaid
Strain
Voiceless
Rattlesnake
Badamasi
Eagle Wings

Director of the Year

Uduak-Obong Patrick – Strain
Desmond Obviagele – The Milkmaid
Ramsey Nouah – Rattlesnake
Robert Peters – Voiceless
Paul Apel Papel- Eagle Wings

Movie of the Year

The Milkmaid
Voiceless
Rattlesnake
Strain
Eagle Wings

Revelation of the Year (Male)

Emanuel Wilson (Bigshark)
Babatunde Aderinloye
Jerry Williams
Badaiki John

Revelation of the Year (Female)

Tope Aremu
Stephaine Zibis
Bukky Olatunji
Bianca Ugowanne
Juliet. Njamaneze

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