YOLO wins big at Ghana movie awards 2016
Television drama series YOLO, won massively at just ended Ghana Movie Awards 2016. The cast and the crew managed to win seven awards out of eight nominations.
The 7th edition of Ghana Movie Awards 2016, took place in Kempinski Hotel in Accra. The event saw the industry players grace the occasion with glamour. Running since 2010, the ceremony recognizes mainly outstanding players in Ghana’s film industry, year under review.
Amazingly, YOLO (You Only Live Once) won all the categories it being nominated for. The series won Discovery Of The Year Tv Series, Best Supporting Actor Drama, Best Supporting Actress, Best Drama Series, Best Actor Drama Series, Best Actress Drama Series, and Best Directing TV Series.
Yolo produced and directed by Ivan Quashigah, addresses adolescent reproductive health issues on a plot that centers on the day-to-day challenges faced by the youth of today. With characters like Drogba, Serwaa, King George, Cyril, Monster, Pusher, Auntie Enyonam, YOLO has become a household name .
Below outlined public vote for the Yolo stars
Discovery Of The Year Tv Series – JOHN PEASSAH (DROGBA) -YOLO (67%, 3,374 Votes
Best Supporting Actor Drama – DESMOND DANSO-SAKYI (King George) – YOLO (60%, 2,481 Votes)
Best Supporting Actress Drama – MAKAFUI FELA – YOLO (90%, 3,480 Votes)
Best Drama Series – YOLO (90%, 3,780 Votes)
Best Actor Drama Series – AARON ADATSI – YOLO (91%, 3,573 Votes)
Best Actress Drama Series – QUEENSTAR ANAAFI – YOLO (79%, 3,456 Votes)