According to FirstBank, the show is designed to support the discovery and management of talented youth in the film industry and also give young filmmakers (actors, producers, directors, script writers and art directors) the opportunity to show their creativity and skills to a global audience.
The contestants will be guided and mentored by a panel of judges comprising of award winning director Walt Banger, producers- Tolu Ajayi and Tosin Otudeko, renowned architect- Theo Lawson and Nigerian Actors- Iretiola Doyle and Deyemi Okanlawon through a series of exciting creative challenges as well as a string of tense and teary eliminations. There will be celebrity appearances by EbonyLife TV CEO, Mo Abudu and Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, the statement added.
The show which is set to go on air on Wednesday, August 3rd at 8pm WAT or 9pm CAT, tune in to Ebony Life TV DSTV 165 will be hosted by award winning media personalities of Zainab Balogun and Tosin Odunfa.
For more information on FirstStars, please visit firstbanknigeria.com/