ALAN Recognizes Uprising Talents in 4th Awards

Red Carpet moments

The 4rd edition of Almost a Night Award (ALAN) took place on the 13th of December 2020 at Hill Park Hotel Bamenda bringing together some of the big entertainers and fans of showbiz West of the Mungo.

Film makers, Actors and actresses, fashion designers, models, comedians, bloggers, business entrepreneurs and fans of showbiz were all on hand to grace this edition. A total of 110 nominations were made with 22 winners in the following categories:

Best Feature Film- Full moon,

Best Short film- The Myth by Chi Njoya,

Best Actor in lead role- Vugar Samson in Full Moon,

Best Actress in lead role -Nchini Sylvia Bright,

Best Actress in supporting role -Kiko Elizabeth in the movie Trapped,

Best Actor in supporting role -Seehofer Roland in Painful Tears ,

Best Actor in Short Film -Ngwa Bernard,

Best screenplay fullmoon- C.Leslie and Ngang Romanus,

Best Director- Chefor Leslie,

Best cinematographer- Chefor Leslie in the movie Full Moon,

Best Content Creator -Cle Pictures,

Best Upcoming Artist- Black Fame,

Best Hip Hop Artist- Young Holiday,

Best Gospel Artist- Paul MOG,

Best Urban- Artist Mr Leo,

Next Rated Acts- Rinyu,

Best Music Producer- Dj Karl,

Best Song of the year -Be proud by witty minstrel,

Best Comedian – Lord Mbaco,

Best Dance Crew- Dance For Development,

Best Fashion Designer- Djec Fashion.

The Awards were Handed over to the awardees or their representatives by sponsors and stakeholders in the industry comprising of some Ex Biggy 237 House mates.

Randy king, D4D and chief organizer Mr Menkenmndi Randy
Nchini Sylvia Bright Awarded Best Actress

Talking with the organizer Mr Menkemndi Randy, he says the main challenge while organizing this year’s edition of ALAN was “The Lack of Partners And Sponsors to bring in the resources needed to run the entire event. But generally it was a successful event given that amidst the crisis and every thing, we still had over 200 people in the hall excluding the nominees”.

How the Team plans to better next Year’s edition of the show he says “We shall begin proper planning as early as January 2021, do an early scouting for sponsorship, Make provision for a better sound system, a more accessible venue and a stronger publicity of the show”.Worth noting about ALAN is the fact that it is amongst the top and most prestigious Award shows in the North West and Cameroon in general. ALAN celebrates entertainers and entertainment stake holders with the goal of giving them and the industry the visibility they deserve. ALAN is out to recognize and promote talents in the different fields of entertainment in Cameroon and the Northwest in particular.

The Almost A Night Award is organised by Noble Arts Entertainment company under the supervision and coordination of Mr Menkemndi Randy who doubles as the CEO. ALAN takes place yearly specifically in the month of December. ALAN was created in 2016, same year the first edition took place.

This year’s event was made possible thanks sponsors likes Icare Techniques Store, DAV Links, 404 Updates and Partners Prandy Global, Weapons Productions and Hill Park Hotel.

By Anyam Yvette