The Chief Executive Officer, CEO of Basement Africa Productions, Engineer Okiemute, has confirmed that the winner of the Basement Search Reality TV show tagged: ‘The Film Makers Edition’ will go home with a car gift and other items worth twenty-five million naira.
In a statement made available to journalists, the CEO said participants are expected to showcase their acting skills to wow the celebrity judges.
He added that on the 10 and 13 of April, the audition train is expected to hit Enugu and Benin at Ofuobi African Cultural Centre and Hexagon respectively while 16 April 20 and 24 are for Golden Tulip Hotel Jericho, Ibadan; Grand Cubana, Abuja and Vienna Hotel, Asaba respectively.
Accreditation for participants kicks off at 10 am.
The stakes are high and the competition is getting tougher as the train is expected to go round a total of 10 locations to pick potential filmmakers into the House, where contestants will compete for the grand prize of a brand new car and 25 million worth of prizes.
According to the organizers, it is a reality show where 30 housemates will be elected to the house for 42 days and moviemakers will be available to develop the movie-making skills of the housemates.
The winner will emerge by votes of the viewing audience at home who are expected to vote for their favourite contestant.
According to the CEO, the essence of the programme is essential to create a fresh set of movie stars for the Nigerian film industry.