As talent is produced in every industry, the Ghanaian movie industry has produced some of the most talented personalities who have been able to make strides in their works.
Here are two talented actresses who have been able to make strides in the movie industry.
First on the list is, Yvonne Nelson. Aside from being an actress, she is also a film producer and an entrepreneur. She was a former Miss Ghana contestant who gained recognition with her role in the famous movies, Princess Tyra and Playboy. She started her movie production career in the year, 2011 where she produced the movies, “Single and Married”, and ‘House of Gold”, in 2012 and 2013 respectively.
Her “House of Gold” movie won Best Picture at the Ghana Movie Awards and Best Ghanaian Movie at the 2013 City People Entertainment Awards. In 2010, she founded the Glaucoma Foundation in order to help create awareness of the disease. Due to her actions concerning Glaucoma awareness, she was honored by the GoWoman Magazine and Printex.
Recently, she has taken the responsibility of creating another awareness with regard to the happenings in Ghana that are putting Ghanaians in Difficult times. One of her campaigns includes the DumsorMustStop which was held on May 16, 2015.
Next on the list is Nadia Buari. She is a Ghanaian actress who got nominations for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2019.
She premiered on Ghanaian national television with the TV series, ‘Games People Play’, during late 2005. Her first movie was ‘Mummy’s Daughter’, after which she starred in the movie, ‘Beyonce: The President’s Daughter’. In 2013, she came out with the movie of her own titled, “The Diary of Imogene”.
Looking at the above-mentioned personalities, one may consider either one of these actresses as a better actress over the other.
By Samuel Arthur