This article covers Yvonne Okoro Biography, Net Worth, Movies, Awards, Age, Date of Birth, Education, Parents, Children, Husband, and everything about the actress.
Yvonne Okoro Biography
Yvonne Okoro is a Ghanaian-Nigerian actress who was born on November 25, 1984, in Tamale, Ghana, born to a Nigerian father and Ghanaian mother. The actress is of mixed lineage and calls herself an African. Okoro is from Koforidua in the Eastern Parts of Ghana.
She attended Achimota Preparatory School after which she went to the Lincoln Community School and then to Faith Montessori School. She continued at Mfantsiman Girls Secondary School after which she enrolled in University of Ghana, Legon where she did a Bachelor of Arts, combining English and Linguistics.
Subsequently, she was at the Universite de Nantes in France to study Press Civilization, Drama and Marketing.
She made her screen debut in Sticking to the Promise, a 2002 movie produced by the Nigerian producer Theo Akatugba, just after her Senior High Education.
She also played a cameo role in the hit series Tentacles by the same producer for Point Blank Media Concepts. In 2019, she donated to the Black queens of Ghana ahead of the 2019 WAFA tournament.
At the start of 2020, she also donated some items to maternity ward of the Korle bu Teaching Hospital. She made it known to Accra based radio Peace FM that she owns her own company, Desamour Company Limited, as well as other transport business.
Yvonne Okoro Movies
She has starred in many movies including; Queen Lateefah, Mother’s love, Beyonce: The President’s Daughter, The Return Of Beyonce, The President’s Daughter, Desperate To Survive, The Game, Agony Of Christ, Royal Battle, Queen Of Dreams, ‘Le Hotelier’ in France, Pool Party, Sticking to the promise, Single Six, Why Marry, Best Friends (Three can play), Blood is Thick, Four Play, Four Play reloaded, Forbidden City, Contract (28th dec. 2012) with Hlomlo dandala, I Broke my Heart, Adams Apples film series (2011–2012), Crime, Ghana Must Go (2016), Rebecca (2016), and Like Cotton Twines (2016).
She received Ghana Movie Awards Best Actress Award in 2010 and was nominated for Africa Movie Academy Awards Best Actress twice in a row in 2011 and 2012 for her movies Pool Party and Single Six. She has also received four Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Award and in 2012 was honoured with a Distinguished Achievement Award at the Nigeria Excellence Awards.
Yvonne Okoro Net Worth
Yvonne Okoro net worth is estimated at $400,000.