There are four Senegalese actors nominated for the Sotigui Awards in Burkina Faso. The Sotigui Awards were launched in 2015. It is an initiative of the Academy of Sotigui, African Film Arts and Diaspora in partnership with FESPACO.
In this 5th edition, this event, which aims to promote the professions of actors and actors in Africa, focuses this year on the contribution of women in film and audiovisual. They will take place from November 12-14, 2020.
The list of Senegalese actors nominated for this year 2020: Ndeye Binta Leye who plays the role of Lala Piem Ndiaye in the MHDM series, Amélie Mbaye who plays the role of Madjiguène Gaye in the GOLDEN series, a family saga, Khalima Gadji in the role of Marem Dial in the series MDHM, Souleymane Ndiaye in the role of Jamil Gaye in the series GOLDEN.