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Entertainment of Friday, 30 December 2011

Source: Ameyaw Debrah

Selorm Galley wins Miss Goldenwood Beauty Pageant & Talent Hunt

Selorm Gallery has won the maiden edition of the Miss Goldenwood Beauty Pageant & Talent Hunt recently held at the National Theatre, and hosted by Nigerian actor and comedian John Okafor alias Mr Ibu with assistance from Amanda Jissih.

Selorm beat 9 other contestants to win the contest, aimed at discovering raw acting talents and nurturing it. The 10 finalists were Abigail Budu, Connie Nartey, Doreen Kumanytum, Esmerald Naana Arthur, Ida Seidu, Juliet Osei, Manuela Scheppelmann, Nana Adwoa Twumwaa Baafi, Selorm Galley and Sylvia Aboagye Kesewaa.

After several tasks on acting and a segment on questions pertaining to the movie industry, Selorm Gallery came out tops. The first runner-up and the second runner-up were Sylvia Kesewaa Aboagye and Esmiralda Arthur respectively. For her prize, Selorm gets a sleek Kia Picanto from Rana Motors, a one-year leading role in movie production and a one-year supply of products from Accra Brewery Limited (ABL).

The finals saw in attendance Ghanaian movie stars such as Martha Ankomah, Juliet Ibrahim, Emelia Brobbey, Yvonne Nelson, Adjetey Anang, Kofi Adjorlolo, Ekow Freeman, Prince David Osei, James Gardner as well as some actors from Nollywood. Also present was singer Irene Logan and the president of Ghana Actors’ Guild, Samuel Odoi Mensah who gave a solidarity message. The Miss Goldenwood Talent Hunt was organized by West Coast Entertainment.