More wins for present Big Brother Naija Shine Ya Eye house, Housemate, Pereh Egbi, better known as Pere, as he has been nominated for the 2021 Best of Nollywood Awards.
BON Awards official Instagram page said this on Saturday, September 11 where Pere was named among other top Nollywood stars for the ‘Best Actor in a Leading Role’ category.
Pere was nominated in the category for his lead role in a Biodun Stephen’s movie, ‘Butterflies’.
Other nominees in the same category include Stan Nze in ‘Rattlesnake’, Blossom Chukwujekwu in Home Spring Eternal, Enyinna Nwigwe in ‘Badamosi’, Okey Uzoeshi in ‘Strain’, and Uzor Arukwe in ‘Yours Regardless.’
Pere has been in the Nollywood scenes for years but recently gained prominence due to his participation in the ongoing Big Brother Naija season six.
Asides ‘Butterflies’, Pere has featured in other Nollywood movies including ‘Till there was you’, ‘Chimera’, ‘Gem of the rainforest’, and ‘High Ends’.
He also featured in one of the editions of the popular ‘Super Story’ series titled ‘More than a friend’.
Cynthia, who is married to Big Brother Naija host, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, has revealed she couldn’t stand him while he was on the show.
Ebuka burst into the limelight as a housemate himself in 2006.
Although he failed to make it into the top five, the lawyer has made huge strides in TV and entertainment.
And that includes hosting BBNaija for several seasons.
However, Cynthia who has two kids with him now, was not impressed by Ebuka the contestant.
Her tweet read: “It’s strange that I couldn’t stand Ebuka during his season of Big Brother.”
Ebuka, responding to the tweet wrote: “When you start hating something you love so…