Amb Phebean Swill Awarded Best Supporting Actress at the National Film Awards
Sierra Leonean Broadcaster, Actress, Entrepreneur, Master of Ceremonies, PR Consultant, Amb Phebean Swill has been awarded Best Supporting Actress at the first ever National Film Awards organized by the National Film Awards at the Africa Young Voices Media Empire auditorium.
PHEBEAN SWILL – One of The Most Influential Young Sierra Leoneans 2018 awardee launched her career into broadcasting in 2009 as a Disk Jockey, entertaining listeners of community radio stations and night clubs. Two years later, she climbed up a ladder, taking up news reading for distinguished radio stations and serving as Mistress of Ceremony for entertainment galas. By the time she clocked three years behind the mic, the beauty became bigger and better. She was no longer just a DJ, but an MC with a national distinction, a TV presenter known beyond the borders of Sierra Leone and winner of multiple prestigious local and international awards. Phebe Swill is today the indisputable Queen of the mic and camera, a household name in Sierra Leone, a talented and sensational actress, a philanthropist and a role model for young girls. She is hardworking, dedicated and professional. She is worth emulating.
The Naitonal Films Awards (NFA) was founded by Idrissa Barry Jalloh to annually recognize excellence among professionals and non-professionals who have contributed to the Sierra Leone film industry. NFA also facilitates the development and showcases the social relevance of Sierra Leone cinema from filmmakers across the globe. NFA is an annual celebration of the brightest and the best in Sierra Leone movie. It is the biggest gathering of movie makers across the country and the Diaspora. The awards aimed at honoring and promoting excellence in the Sierra Leone movie industry as well as uniting Sierra Leoneans through arts and culture. It celebrates excellence in the Sierra Leone Movie industry. NFA also encourages professionalism in filmmaking and also offers professional development and networking opportunities. The award presentation will be attended by numerous media representatives, celebrities, politicians, journalists, actresses, and actors from all across the world. The NFA Awards are widely considered to be Sierra Leone’s most important film event and the most prestigious award in Sierra Leone.
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