Act and win trip to Hollywood with M-Net

“You may just be acting opposite one of your favourite local stars and experience what it’s really like behind-the-scenes on a movie shoot – even more reason to take part in the competition,” says M-Net’s Head of Publicity, Lani Lombard.

M-Net Movies has created this unique viewers competition:

Star in your own ”Greatest Movie Ever Made” and win a trip to Hollywood!

Are you, like the M-Net Movies channels, obsessed with Hollywood? Do you secretly re-enact scenes from your favourite films when nobody is watching – or even when they are? Do you fancy yourself an undiscovered acting talent? Or do you just love having funand trying out new things? With a little imagination, and the assistance of some friends, you might just find yourself on a flight to the City of Angels – starring in the “Greatest Movie Ever Made”!

The M-Net Movies channels on DStv have created a fun-filled, unique new competition, inviting undercover movie stars of Africa to participate in the “Greatest Movie Ever Made” casting competition. While the twelve best aspiring actors will get the opportunity to live out their dream opposite well-known stars in a short M-Net Movies production, the winner of this competition will win a trip to Hollywood for them and their partner, all of which will be filmed by the M-Net Movies team!

So, how do you enter this once-in-a lifetime casting competition?

The first step is to showoff your acting skills by re-enacting a scene from any movie currently showing on the M-Net Movies Channels: M-Net Movies Premiere (Channel 104); M-Net Movies Smile (Channel 105); M-Net Movies Action + (Channel 106), M-Net Movies Showcase (Channel 107); M-Net Movies Action (Channel 110); M-Net Movies All Stars (Channel 111) and M-Net Movies Zone (Channel 139). Thereafter, you need to upload a video of your re-enactment onto Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #MMGreatest. Andthen, very importantly, you have to go to<> to fill out an entry form to validate your entry. This needs to happen within the first week of posting your video on social media.

The closing date for entries is Saturday, 20 August 2016 at 23:59.

A panel of experts will pick the top 24 actors from these casting videos, who will then go up for the public vote. M-Net Movies fans will be able to vote for their favourites from Tuesday 23 August and the twelve actors with the most votes will find themselves stepping into the opportunity of a lifetime – acting in a real movie production.

The name of the production company as well as the names of the actors who will star alongside the twelve newly discovered talent will be announced in due course.

This competition is open to DStv customers older than 18years in South Africa, as well as the rest of Africa, Ts and Cs apply. For more information visit<>

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