BEFFTA Awards UK 2014 now accepting nominations

Nominations are underway for the 2014 Black Entertainment, Film, Fashion, Television and Arts (BEFFTA) – UK Awards.

BEFFTA Awards was founded by Pauline Long, the host of Pauline Long Show on BEN Television.

The awards honour film directors, actors, beauty pageants, musicians, fashion designers, journalists, authors, models, radio personalities, TV personalities amongst others.

The public can nominate in the following categories by sending names and details of nominees to nominations@beffta.com

Entertainment Category

Music

1. Best Female Act
2. Best Male Act
3. Best Gospel Act
4. Best International Act
5. Best UK AfroBeats Act
6. Best UK Caribbean Act
7. Best International Afrobeats Act
8. Best International Caribbean Act
9. Best Producer
10. Best Video Director
11. Best Music Video Producer
12. Best Music Video DOP
13. Best Music Video

Dance
1. Best Dance Act
2. Best Dance Choreographer

Comedy
1. Best Comedian

Radio
1. Station of the year
2. Radio personality of the year

Newspapers/Magazines/Blogs
1. Best Community Newspaper
2. Magazine of the year
3. Journalist of the year
4. Blog of the year

Events
1. Best Events Promoter

DJ
1. DJ of the year

Photographers
1. Best Photographer

Fashion Designers
1. Best Male Fashion Designer
2. Best Female Fashion Designer

Stylists
1. Best Hair Stylist
2. Best Wardrobe Stylist

Make-up Artists
1. Best Make-up Artist

Fashion Choreographers
1. Best Fashion Choreographer

Models
1. Best male model
2. Best female model
3. Best Modelling Agency

Beauty Pageants
1. Best Beauty Pageant
2. Best Beauty Queen
3. Best Former Beauty Queen
4. Best Beauty Pageant Director

Film Category
1. Best director
2. Best Actor
3. Best Actresses
4. Best Film
5. Best screenwriter/Scriptwriter
6. Best theatre production
7. Best Cinematographer
8. Best Producer

TV Category
1. Best Actress
2. Best Actor:
3. Best TV Station
4. Best TV Show
5. Best TV personality
6. Best presenter
7. Best Webseries
8. Best online TV

ART Category
1. Best Spoken Word Artist/Poets
2. Best Art Director
3. Best Author

BEFFTA UK Special Awards 2014
1. BEFFTA YOUNG ACHIEVER AWARD
2. BEFFTA INSPIRATION AWARD
3. BEFFTA FASHION ICON
4. BEFFTA FILM ICON
5. BEFFTA ENTERTAINMENT ICON
6. BEFFTA MEDIA ICON
7. BEFFTA CREATIVE PERSONALITY
8. BEFFTA EXCELLENCE AWARD
9. BEFFTA LEADERSHIP AWARD
10. BEFFTA FEMALE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
11. BEFFTA MALE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

BEFFTA UK public nominations will close on 28th August 2014.

For more information visit www.beffta.com/news

The 6th BEFFTA Awards ceremonies will be held in London on 25th and 26th October 2014.

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