Streaming service Showmax is expanding its investment in Africa with its first original Nigerian production, reality series I Am LAYCON.
The reality show premiering in February 2021, will show Laycon’s life after emerging winner of the fan-favorite show. It will also give an exclusive insight into the rapper’s personal relationships and growing music career.
Speaking on the upcoming show, Lekan Agbeleshe aka Laycon shared: “I am excited to continue my new life journey and embrace the new responsibilities of evolving not just myself but everyone around me. I want you to come along for the ride as you get to see the growth that you have supported and loved.”
‘I Am Laycon, shot in Nigeria, will be Showmax’s first-ever Nigerian original series. It will premiere alongside other Showmax originals, some of which include Jahmil X.T. Qubeka’s ancient Africa series ‘Blood Psalms’, a co-production with Canal+ international, and ‘Uthando Lodumo’, a reality series about South Africa’s gqom queen Babes Wodumo and her fiancé, Mampintsha, all expected in 2021.