Nosa Obaseki, a Nollywood/Canadian Actor went home yesterday with the awards of the best African actor in the just concluded Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival (TINFF) actor’s category for his outstanding performance in Isoken Ibies’ feature film complicated lies.

Nosa, hails from the Obaseki’s bloodline in Edo State, started his professional acting career in 1998.He has featured in many local and international films on stage and on screen, including Azagidi, Prisoner of Passion, Love, Adam and Eve, Missing Angel 2, Sleep Walker, Idia, saving dreams, believe in you etc


The Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival (TINFF) is a competition with live festival screening and annual awards event in the beautiful city of Toronto. Each year between August and October, they hold their festival award and Gala night but due to the Covid 19 pandemic they had a virtual edition for 2020.TINFF is focus-oriented multicultural music and film festival designed to  encourage filmmakers and actors by appreciating, promoting, challenge, and develops an understanding of equality, social justice, non-discrimination, diversity, and multiculturalism.


Isoken’s complicated lies also earned her the best African female film maker in Diaspora for 2020. Isoken Ibie is a Nigerian/Canadian Actor and Producer. She is a trained stage actor and has performed different roles in theatre plays, Nollywood Movies, and Commercials. Her experience as a producer includes Complicated Lies and When Love Hurts.

She graduated in 1998 from the University of Benin with a Bachelor of Art in Theatre Arts. Complicated Lies, her first Feature Film was premiered in Toronto Canada and had two Official Film Festival Selection by Benin City Film Festival (2018) in Nigeria and Rollywood Film Festival in Trinidad and Tobago (2020) where it won an award.


The management of The Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival (TINFF) congratulated all

award recipients for this years edition. Details of the awards event can be viewed in link below                                   


Xphrame Media congratulates the entire staff and management of The Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival (TINFF),we equally felicitate with all winners and nominees.