The 2018 MViSA Awards Roaring Success

The 2018 MViSA Awards was another fabulous affair at the ICC in Birmingham.  The stars turned out in their numbers to support what is now deemed as the “Black Oscars”. From the posh surroundings of the Verve Clique Champagne Bar at the Cube to the Red Carpet at the ICC>  Glitz and glamour was the order of the day, The hosts for the night were the Hollyoaks’ Lovedays Karl Collins and Jaqueline Boatswain.   The synergy between them was seamless, as a debut to hosting they certainly will be a tough act to follow.  The performances on the night were fantastic and included Lurine Cato who sang her heart out with a fantastic tribute to Arethra Franklin. The nomination winners on the night, included 'In the Long Run' for Best Comedy Production.  The MVISA's received a video link from Idris Elba who was noticeably appreciative of the nominations and that of Yardie which was his first director/producers award.  The Best Actress award went to Sharon Duncan- Brewster, Aml Ameen won Best Actor and Eastenders won the Battle of the Soaps.  Sir Lenny Henry OBE picked up Best Factual Production, Best UK Movie was claimed by The Intent 2: The Come Up and Best TV Presenter went to Big Narstie. See the full list of winners here on our website