Big Brother Naija season 6 housemate, Pere Egbi, also known as Pere, has been nominated in the Best Actor category of 2021 Best of Nollywood Awards.
Pere was nominated in the ‘Best Actor in a Leading Role’ category among other top Nollywood stars like Blossom Chukwujekwu, Stan Eze, and others.
His nomination was announced through the BON Awards official Instagram page for his lead role in the movie, Butterflies, a Biodun Stephen’s movie.
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 is a former US military officer who served for six years before returning to Nigeria to become an actor.
The reality tv show star has featured in movies like Dead Presidents Society, Gem of the Rainforest, Nicki: A Hip Hop Love Story, and Pound of Flesh.