MTV Shuga: Series producers collaborate with MTV Breaks to find directors, photographers
If you’ve been looking for an opportunity to be part of the MTV Shuga crew, we’ll there’s an opening.
MTV Shuga is set to return in 2017 for a fifth season and the producers of the hit series are collaborating with MTV Breaks to give a talented individual a break into the industry.
MTV Breaks and MTV Shuga are looking for a passionate 18-26-year-old director to be part of the team.
The selected individual will get to direct a scene of MTV Shuga and will also be mentored by an industry professional.
There’s also an opportunity for budding photographers to take behind-the-scenes photos of the cast and MTV Shuga production.
The latest season of MTV Shuga is heading to South Africa for the first time. The show has previously been set in Kenya and in Nigeria.
The new season starring South African actress Mohau Mokoatle, kicked off pre-production in September 2016.
The fourth season of featured actors like Najite Dede, Dorcas Shola Fapson, Timini Egbuson, Chris Attoh and Adesua Etomi.
"Shuga" focuses on relevant issues like stigma, prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV, gender based violence, first sex, and disclosure of HIV status. The show is watched by millions across the world.
Entries for the opportunity to be part of the series closes on December 28, 2016.