Saturday, 30 April 2011
MEET KENYAN REP IN THE BIG BROTHER HOUSE
Come May 1, Kenya’s representatives in the Big Brother Amplified House willbe unveiled already half the list of the contestants has been released. According to the list that includes celebrities from the 14 countries includes Kenyan actress Millicent Mugadi.
The other contestants are also celebrities in their respective countries. They include a TV broadcaster from Tanzania, Bhoke, artiste Sharon O from Uganda, nightclub manager Confidence from Ghana, singer and student Hanni from Ethiopia, rapper and Radio host Herminio from Mozambique, artiste and marketing manager Jossy from Namibia, radio and club DJ Lomwe from Malawi, actor and acting coach Luclay from South Africa, radio DJ Mumba from Zambia, model Vimbai from Zimbabwe, radio presenter Vina from Nigeria, TV presenter and model Weza from Angola and entrepreneur, artist and marketer Zeus from Botswana.
Millicent has starred in many movies, the recent one being the Esther Arunga–Hellon parody dubbed Me, My Wife and Her Guru by Jitu Films. She plays the submissive and star-struck secretary, Esther, to the Guru played by Ian Mbugua, the Tusker Project Fame judge. Millicent is not new to the world of acting; she was in the TV drama The Team where she played Team Captain Johari.
Last year, the movie featuring Millicent and two popular Nollywood stars was released. It was titled Behind Closed Doors and starred Nigerian hunk Mike Ezuruonye and Tuface's baby mama Annie Macauley. Tomorrow’s opening will be headlined by American rapper Busta Rhymes in the two-hour launch show.The Guru, a narcissistic man, uses his charms and 'juju' to hypnotise his secretary, Esther (Millicent Mugadi) and a news anchor Angela (Liz Njagah).
Anyhow, hip hop superstar Busta Rhymes will headline the two-hour launch show. Busta Rhymes has been setting the standard as a rapper and hip-hop icon, having collaborated with stars such as Diddy, Pharrell, Janet Jackson, Chris Brown & Lil Wayne, including featuring on Tisto and Diplo track "C'mon (Catch 'Em By Surprise). He has also made several appearances on the big screen including roles on Shaft, Finding Forrester and Halloween Resurrection. His 2006 album, The Big Bang, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 album chart. Seen by many as a living legend, the artist most recently formed his own record label, The Conglomerate, which he partnered with his artist , J Doe and Reek the Villain on the soon to be released movie soundtrack of the Fast & Furious 5 “This is How We Roll” (remix). Busta Rhymes continues to cement his position in the industry as one of the most undeniable performers of all time!