By Gilbert Alasa
All is now set for the world premiere of the much-awaited MTV Shuga TV series, according to MTV Staying Alive Foundation and MTV Base.
The event is slated for September 10 at the Silverbird Galleria, Victoria Island, Lagos. The sizzling sex and relationships drama and multimedia campaign was developed in partnership with theThe Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, UNICEF, NACA,PEPFARand UNFPA. The project is aimed at a young audience with a public health message.
Among the cast attending the red carpet premiere are returning members Dorcas Shola Fapson(Sophie), Emmanuel Ikubese (Femi), Sharon Ezeamaka (Princess), Nick Mutuma (Leo), Chris Attoh (Nii), Timini Egbuson (Tobi) and Olumide Oworu (Weki).
New cast members Adesua Etomi (Sheila), Peace Hyde (Eniola), Zoe Favour (Mary), Jemima Osunde (Leila), Tunbosun Mohau Mokoatle (Bongi), “Tuby” Aiyedehin (Sheila’s mum), Jude Chukwuka (Sheila’s dad),Kate Adepegba (Sheila’saunt),Paul Adams (Sheila’s uncle), Ifeanyi Dike Jr (Sheila’s brother), Najite Dede (Mary’s mum) and Olakunle Dada(Mary’s dad) are also expected to attend.
MTV Shuga Season IV is scheduled to air on 120 broadcast stations across the world, making it the most widely distributed season to date. The highly anticipated fourth season will be translated into French and Portuguese language versions, extending the reach of MTV Shuga into Francophone and Lusophone communities.