TV Personality-Producer-Director, Lisa Wickham shall return to the TV screen to host the Celebrity panel of the 2013 Soca Monarch Competition. Wickham who took a break from on-air duties to focus on producing and directing shall host the TV panel comprising international celebrities, Vivica Fox, Tatyana Ali, Damien Dante Wayans and Darrin Henson.
Wickham was, in fact, the TV host of the first ever Soca Monarch Celebrity panel in 2009 with Danny Glover and Chris Tucker and recently worked with Tatyana Ali on the film, Home Again.
Over the past few years Wickham, who is the owner and CEO of Imagine Media International Limited, founder of E-Zone-The-Mag! Magazine, Executive Producer of The E-Zone TV Show and the founder-Director of the Caribbean Film and Media Academy, has been behind the camera, producing and directing a number of acclaimed TV shows, documentaries, music videos, advertisements and corporate features.
Wickham, a business writer and former contributor to BBC’s 5 Live Radio show, is known to TV audiences in the US and across the Caribbean as the host of The E-Zone alongside Jason ‘JW’ Williams. She has also hosted TTT’s morning show ‘T&T This Morning, Nescafe Party Time, Dateline and Rikki Tikki and was a guest host on the CBC morning show, ‘Morin Barbados’.
A graduate with distinction of the University of Warwick, UK (MBA) and the London Film Academy, Wickham was the Supervising Producer on the award-nominated Canadian film, Home Again, starring Tatyana Ali and CCH Pounder and filmed in Trinidad last January. Her 50-minute documentary Forward Home: The Power of The Caribbean Diasporais currently being screened across the globe from North America, Europe to Africa to much acclaim. US Cable Channel BET licensed her TV show, The E-Zone for BET J and she was the Producer-Director for a number of shows for BET. She was recently the Producer of the live TV broadcast of the historical THA Elections Debate.