Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Big Brother Winner Uti Gets Reality TV Gig

Nigeria reality TV show star, Uti Nwachukwu will be host the country's biggest talent reality show.

This honorary son of Kenya - thanks to Biggie's Sheila Kwamboka - will on July 19 host ‘Star The Winner Is’.

The unusual show which saw thousands of hopefuls audition in 5 cities in Nigeria for a chance to step on the big stage is now set to deliver a nail-biting and exciting 3months as it will infuse the performance of a singing competition show and the strategy of a game show into a thrilling series.

“The contestants have to believe in themselves because as much as performers need confidence, they also have to be objective and say, I wont win this round, that is where the mental warfare begins,” adds Uti.

"Uti is a versatile, seasoned host and we are thrilled to be working with him," said Tokunbo Adodo, Marketing Manager Star, Goldberg and Export.

"With Uti at the helm on air introducing surprising and competitive twists, viewers are sure to be immersed and entertained," adds Adodo.

The first ever season of the show is set to air from July 19 on Saturdays African Magic 10:00pm, Sundays AIT Network 10:30pm, Sundays WAP TV 10:30pm, Thursdays ONTV 10pm and other stations nationwide.

The reality TV show is shot by Star Lager in partnership with creators of global singing show, The Voice, Talpa International B.V.