After the announcement on the return of MTV Shuga, the popular series would be holding auditions for aspiring actors in Nigeria. The show, which has had five successful seasons; Nigeria, Kenya, and South Africa, focuses on real issues affecting young people and tells hard-hitting stories that revolve around contraception, sexual health, family planning and social issues.
Auditions for the series are open to Nigerian residents aged 18 and above, and will be held:
Date: Saturday 12 August
Time: 9 am
Venue: Planet One, Maryland, Ikeja, Lagos.
Those Participating would be required to provide one Head Shot photograph (Minimum size 4×6 inches) and a form of photo identification (Passport, Driver’s License, National ID Card or Student ID Card).
Participants who are not able to audition physically, would audition via social media, as they are to submit a short video audition on Instagram
, Facebook, and Twitter using the hashtag #MTVShugaAudition. A script will be made available on www.mtvshuga.com. The online auditions will be open from Friday 28 July to Wednesday 23 August 2017.
The winners will be joining returning cast members Sharon Ezeamaka, Timini Egbuson, and Jemima Osunde for the new season.