We’ve heard of the show ‘America’s Got Talent‘, now get ready to watch its Nigerian version debuting on TV this Sunday.
Contestants selected from audition centers in Abuja, Enugu, Calabar, Port Harcourt, Warri, Benin,Ibadan and Lagos will be given an opportunity to become Nigeria’s next international superstar.
This week, Producers of the show – Rapid Blue unveiled Nollywood Superstar Kate Henshaw, Radio darling Dan Foster and, film maker, director, dancer, choreographer and set designer Yibo Koko as judges for the first season of the show.
‘The judges have great chemistry. They all have different personalities. Kate is quite the emotional one – when she is touched by a performance, you know it! Dan is absolutely hilarious – he helps keep the contestants a bit relaxed. Yibo is the most analytical – he is almost like a teacher. All in all, the NGT judges are great at keeping the contestants positive, and encouraging them to diversify their talent and keep it exciting at every stage of the show,” Adaora Mbelu, Project Manager says.
Host Andre Blaze
The show’s host, Andre Blaze who was also unveiled this week will take television fans through the show from Auditions to the live shows all the way to the finals.
Nigeria’s Got talent is sponsored by Airtel and will air on AIT, STV, NTA, HITV UK, TVC, SOUNDCITY (DSTV) from September to December 2012′.