Nollywood Actor Femi Adebayo To Host Pidgin English Dubbing Competition ‘Voice To Fame’
The first edition of Pidgin English dubbing competition, which will feature a host of celebrities including actresses Mide Martins and Nkechi Blessing, and actor Charles Okocha aka Igwe 2Pac among others, is set to air on StarTimes, in partnership with Vskit.
The show tagged ‘Voice to Fame’ and hosted by actor Femi Adebayo, the show is a combination of dubbing and acting where all stars will compete by using their voices to tackle challenging lines and dub new life into classic films and television clips.
According to the producers, ‘Voice to Fame’, which is inspired by the dual notions of dubbing and acting, “will connect with Nigerian audiences and seek to deliver a wonderful audio-visual feast with the most expressive voices and creative acting.”
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#VoiceToFame -Introduction “Voice to fame” is the first show in Africa to showcase Voice skills. It is produced by StarTimes and Vskit is the only audition platform.8 lucky participants would be selected from VSKIT to contest against celebrities for a chance to win the grand prize in the Voice to Fame TV Show airing in July. -Video type 1. Voiceover and/or re-enactment of classic movies and TV plays 2. Rap battles 3. Lip-synch according to dialogues taken from clips of movies and TV shows with the focus being on mouth and facial expressions 4. Create a monologue or dialogue with clear and unique voice, funny or moving lines and expressive expressions. Vskit now on iOS… Get it NOW Join our world today http://goo.gl/gh8hLg #VSkit… #ShortVideosMoreFun
The 13-episode programme will air every Sunday from July 28 on Orisun, ST Yoruba and Area 10, with a late broadcast at 9pm on ST Dadinkowa. Showtime is 7.30pm to 8pm. It will also be available on StarTimes ON.