Best of Nollywood magazine, organisers of the prestigious Best of Nollywood Awards, has announced Glo ambasador, Nonso Diobi and award winning actress, Mercy Aigbe as hosts for the 2012 Best of Nollywood Awards. The 2012 Best of Nollywood Awards will hold in the last quarter of the 2012.
According to the Executive Producer of the Best of Nollywood Awards, Seun Oloketuyi:
We decided to choose both accomplished role interpeters because we believe that they will add spark and fire to this year’s awards which is expected to be the biggest of the past editions.
About The Hosts
Nonso Diobi who was born July 17, in Enugu to the Diobi family and grew up in Anambra state, Nigeria in a family of 2 girls and 3 guys. As the last child of the family, Nonso Diobi always saw himself in the limelight and as an independent individual. He began his own mini business at a tender age, selling clothes to his fellow individual at his high school.
His parents exposed him to explore his God given talents by doing stage plays at his local church when he was 15 years old. He became one of the best in his church drama group. In the fall of 2001, He decided to take his acting skills to another level by entering into the now famous Nollywood. He featured in his first movie Borderline which was shot by top director Adim William. His first breakthrough movie Hatred came right after he did Borderline.
Nonso Diobi has not looked back since, and Nollywood keeps calling on this young, handsome, dynamic, and multi-talented star. As the first Nigerian actor to be signed unto Jton Productions in New York, Nonso Diobi is using his opportunities to explore other God-given talents, which he plans to unleash within the next few years. His greatest joy and soul satisfaction is to continue to entertain his fans as they are his number one priority.
He finds joy when his fans admire and watches him on screen. One of his goals is to own a studio and enter deep into movie making and Animations. Nonso Diobi’s hobbies are listening to music, dancing, singing, long tennis, playing soccer in his PS2,He is Also a Glo Ambassador.
Mercy Aigbe combines beauty and brains. An accomplished actress and producer, she is married to city millionaire, Lanre Gentry. Mercy Aigbe is one of the most beautiful Actress in Nollywood, she has talent and poise and is expected to bring both to play when she hosts the award caeremony.
This will be the first time Nonso Diobi, and Mercy Aigbe will be anchoring an event, and they are both looking forward to the great opportunity Best of Nollywood has given them.