Global and multi-platform channel dedicated to all things pop culture E! Entertainment Television announced on Thursday that it’s voting for the 2020 E! People’s Choice Awards has officially opened.
In 2019 branching out and trying to connect with its huge African audience, the entertainment network had its first-ever category solely dedicated to African stars. Bonang Matheba won the coveted title of African Influencer of 2019.
This year, however, the category will be called African Social Star 2020.
Nominees for African Social Star 2020 are:
- Kenyan comedian and internet sensation Elsa Majimbo
- Model Karl Kugelmann
- South African Rapper and poet Sho Madjozi
- South Africa’s Emmy Award nominee and actress Thuso Mbedu
- Magician and TikTok star Wian van den Berg
- Reigning Miss Universe Zozi Tunzi
- Nigerian YouTube phenomenon Dimma Umeh
- African Movie Academy Award-winning actress Lydia Forson from Ghana
Elsa is very excited about the nomination and is not so sure how she got to that level so quickly. This nomination makes Elsa the youngest person ever nominated for E! Peoples Choice Awards, African Social Star category.
This shows the youngster is getting a lot of recognition internationally and her work is much appreciated. She took to Instagram to share this great news with her fans.
The official voting window for E! People’s Choice Awards is from 1 October to 23 October. Fans can vote up to 25 times per day, per category, per method on the voting website and on Twitter.
On 15 October, the votes will count as double, equalling up to a maximum of 50 votes per category, per voting method.
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