"I Am Laycon" - A Showmax Original Nigerian Reality Show To Debut
Showmax, the Multichoice internet platform, has confirmed that it will be releasing a new Nigerian reality show "I Am Laycon", which it plans to premiere in Nigeria from 11th February 2021. According to the platform, the plan to make the show available across the continent and twenty-three countries outside Africa.
The thrust of this new 'Showmax original' reality offering is following the life and travails of a Big Brother Naija winner "Laycon". The series will comprise ten episodes, and it is thought to be exclusive to the Showmax platform.
Commenting on the show before it premieres, Ms Yolisa Phahle the Group CEO of General Entertainment and Connected Video at MultiChoice said: "Big Brother Naija has a large diaspora audience who followed Laycon's journey while he was in the house. With the launch of his reality show, we need to make this content available to fans in as many countries as possible.
"We believe in the power of African stories and are leading the way in making sure that the diaspora can enjoy them and a growing international audience who we believe, will love Laycon's universal story," Ms Phahle added.