Two other Ghanaians, Jackie Appiah andJohn Dumelo, as well as Nigeria’s Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, Joseph Benjamin and Wale Ojo also make up the list.
The industry backed achievement awards will recognize both audience favourites and emerging British and international film and television talent.
The ceremony will feature the crème de la crème of the urban Black British film and television scene alongside established mainstream stars from the worlds of sport, music, fashion, media and politics.
This year’s event is scheduled to take place on Sunday, February 17, at the Park Plaza, Westminster Bridge.
In its eight year, the Awards will be hosted by well loved Black British television personalities Wil Johnson and Sarah Jane Crawford. A delayed broadcast will air late February and early March 2013 across the Sky platform.