Rest Mutore, Sports Reporter
Fight to Fame, an action reality show which cultivates and builds fighters and fighting champions for acting, has set its sights on Zimbabwe.
The reality show that will see champions getting a chance to act in the Hollywood is already popular in South Africa and now intend to introduce it in Zimbabwe.
Fight to Fame South Africa chairperson Marius Fransman told H-Metro that they have already set the ball rolling by identifying skilled individuals to work with in Zimbabwe.
“In Zimbabwe we have established a team of highly skilled individuals, some of which come from the sport and entertainment industry that are working to bring the Zimbabwean fans and investors on board so that Zimbabwe is not left out of this movement,” said Fransman.
He said the action star reality show has received a commendable response in South Africa and are expecting the same when the global show reaches other parts of Africa.
“The response to F2F BMS (Blockchain, Movies, Sport) has been great, we have had a quite good reception in SA as this is seen as the new way of entertainment where fans are involved from the beginning to the end in developing a movie by participating in reality shows and competitions to find the next best actor for action movies.
“We are engaging our fans through social media (Facebook) and the response has been phenomenal, in a short period we have reached more than 60k followers,” he said.
Fransman also explained on the criteria they use to pick the participants. “There are two ways of participating in F2F BMS, a) As an investor i.e. by buying a FFT (Fight2fame Token) which is a crypto currency through registering @ www.fight2fame.exchange and the investor will then resell the token a later stage as stipulated by the T&C.
“The other way is by registering on the same website and buying tokens to participate in events like reality TV shows, online gaming.
“This will be open to anyone and the winners are chosen by the fans through voting using tokens when these fighter participate in the competitions to find the next action movie star,” he said.
He said they have engaged professional judges to ensure that the winners are also talented enough cope with Hollywood.
The will winners go through some training getting some tips from veteran actors.
“The competitions will be judged by professionals and the finalist that will go to Hollywood will be competing with other champions around the world and will be judged by some of the veteran actors in action movies. “The winners will be put in a film finish school in Hollywood and signed to a F2F movie production.
“The realty shows will start in South Africa and we hope that conditions will be favourable before the end of year,” he said.
Fight to Fame provides a “once in a lifetime” opportunity to global competitors to compete to become belt-holding Fight to Fame Champions.