Fred Amata

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Fred Amata is a Nigerian actor, producer and director.[1] A graduate of Theatre Arts from the University of Jos, Fred shot into limelight in 1986 for his role in a film titled Legacy. He currently serves as the President of the Directors Guild of Nigeria, since February 27, 2016.[2][3]

Selected filmography[edit]

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  • Legacy
  • Mortal Inheritance
  • Light & Darkness
  • My Love
  • Keeping Faith: Is That Love?
  • Black Mamba
  • The Return
  • Hand of God
  • Dangerous Desire
  • The London Boy
  • A Kiss From Rose
  • Wheel of Change
  • Hidden Treasures
  • Emotional Hazard
  • Anini
  • Fated
  • She: You Must Obey
  • She2: You Must Obey
  • She3: You Must Obey
  • Family Affair
  • The Amazing Grace
  • The Empire
  • Letters to a Stranger
  • Dear God
  • Blindfold
  • Freedom in Chain
  • Black Gold
  • Black November
  • Road to Redemption

Awards and nominations[edit]

Fred Amata awards and nominations
  1. ^ Certain award groups do not simply award one winner. They recognize several different recipients, have runners-up and have third place. Since this is a specific recognition and is different from losing an award, runner-up mentions are considered wins in this award tally. Awards in certain categories do not have prior nominations and only winners are announced by the jury. For simplification and to avoid errors, each award in this list has been presumed to have had a prior nomination.
Year Award ceremony Recipient/Nominated work Prize Result
2006 2nd Africa Movie Academy Awards Himself Best Director Nominated
Anini Best Film Nominated
2007 3rd Africa Movie Academy Awards Himself Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
2010 6th Africa Movie Academy Awards Freedom in Chain Best Nigerian Film Nominated

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Ibagere, Eniwoke (15 February 2001). "Nigeria's performing royalty". BBC News. Lagos. Retrieved 30 March 2016.
  2. ^ "Fred Amata Emerges DGN President". The Guardian News. 27 February 2016. Retrieved 30 March 2016.
  3. ^ "Fred Amata emerges Directors Guild of Nigeria president". TV Continental. 27 February 2016. Retrieved 30 March 2016.

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