This article covers Ama K Abebrese Biography, Net Worth, Movies, Awards, Age, Date of Birth, Education, Parents, Children, Husband, and everything about the actress.
Ama K Abebrese Biography
Ama K Abebrese is a British-Ghanaian actress, television presenter and a producer who was born on May 3, 1980, in Kumasi, Ghana and raised in West London in the United Kingdom.
She started her training at YCTV (Youth Culture Television) in London, an organization started by Sabrina Guinness on the TV show Challenge Anneka. Furthermore, she was a presenter on BBC2 youth show Pass da Mic and a guest presenter on the English File educational series.
She developed a love for acting after joining the Lyric Theatre (Hammersmith) Summer Company as a youth. Abebrese was a regular TV presenter on the now defunct OBE TV in London, hosting and producing on a number of shows including One Touch, and the entertainment chat show On The Sofa, where guests she has interviewed range from Akon to Ziggy Marley.
She has interviewed the likes of Harrison Ford, Ne-Yo, Rihanna, and Star Wars director George Lucas among notable others.
She won the 2011 Best Actress in a Leading Role at the AMAA Awards for her stellar performance in Sinking Sands. In 2014, Ama was unveiled as Dark and Lovely’s Brand Ambassador for Ghana.
She is the founder of the “I Love My Natural Skintone. Say NO to Skin Bleaching” campaign, which she launched in 2014, it seeks to address issues of colourism and encourage Africans and people of colour to embrace their natural skin tones and resist from the often harmful practice of skin bleaching.
The focus is mostly on females to appreciate their different and unique skin tones, with the assertion that beauty comes in all different shades.
Ama K Abebrese Movies
She has starred in several movies including; The Burial of Kojo, Azali, Lotanna, Sink or Swim, The Cursed Ones, Interception, Beasts of No Nation, Double-Cross, Praising the Lord, plus one, Ties That Bind, Sinking Sands, Elmina, and London Get Problem.
She has won several awards including; Media Personality Of The Year in 2010 at the Ghana UK-Based Achievement Awards, Best Actress in 2011 at the Zimbabwe International Film Festival, Best Actress in a Leading Role at the African Movie Academy Awards in the same 2011.
Not only that but she has also won African Film Personality at the Screen Nation Film & TV Awards in 2013, Salute to the Diaspora Award at the AU Diaspora African Mission in the same year, Noble Care Foundation at the Noble Woman Award and TV Hostess of the Year (Ghana) at the City People Entertainment Awards in 2014 respectively.
In 2016, Ama also won Golden Supporting Actress Drama at the Golden Movie Awards and lastly but not the least, Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Ghana Movie Awards in 2018.
Ama K Abebrese net worth is estimated at $450,000.