Lydia Forson is a Ghanaian born actress, activist, entrepreneur, scriptwriter and movie producer.
She won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role for the year 2010.
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Lydia Forson Profile
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Full Name: Lydia Forson
Date of birth: 24th October, 1984
Age: 35 years
Nationality: GhanaianEducation: University of GhanaMarital status: SingleOccupation: Actress, writerNet worth: $350,000
Lydia Forson Biography, Date Of Birth, Age, Early Life, Family And Education
Lydia Forson was born on the 24th of October, 1984 in Mankessim, Ghana. She started her early education at Wilmore Elementary School, Kentucky until 1993 when her family moved back to Ghana.
Her parents enrolled her into Akosombo International School, Akosombo in the Asuogyaman District of the Eastern Region of Ghana. After completing her primary education, Lydia enrolled into St. Louis Secondary School, Kumasi for her secondary education.
She further got admission to study English Language and Information Studies from the University of Ghana.
Lydia Forson first step into the entertainment industry was in 2005, when she made a brief appearance in ‘Hotel St. James‘. She also featured in ‘Run Baby Run‘ (2006), ‘Different Shades of Blue‘ (2007), and a stint in the reality show ‘The Next Movie Star in Nigeria‘ (2007).
The CEO of Sparrow Productions, Shirley Frimpong Manso who had previously worked with Lydia in the popular TV series, ‘Different Shades of Blue‘ brought her back to the screens through the movie; ‘Scorned‘. The role further led her to being nominated as the Best Upcoming Female Actress in the African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA).
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Lydia Forson has been featured in good number of movies. Some of them include:
• Hotel St. James
• Different Shades of Blue
• Run Baby Run
• A Sting in a Tale
• A Letter From Adam
• Kamara’s Tree
• Phone Swap
• Sidechic Gang
• The Perfect Picture
• The Next Movie Star Reality Show (Third Runner Up)
Awards and Nominations
Lydia Forson has also earned a number of awards and nominations including:
• She was nominated in the 2009 African Movie Academy Award Nominee
• Best Actress in a lead role in the 2010 African Movie Academy Award
• Best Screenplay ‘In The Cupboard’ in the 2012 Ghana Movie Awards
Lydia Forson Net Worth
Lydia Forson is one of the most influential Ghanaian actresses. She has been in the screens since 2005, after being featured in her first movie, ‘Hotel St. James‘. She has since then, been featured in more than 20 movies.
Apart from being nominated as the Best Upcoming Female Actress in the African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA), Lydia Forson was also announced as a Brand Ambassador for the prestigious Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA). The announcement was made by Peace Anyiam-Osigwe, the Chief Executive and founder of the AMAAs during the band’s 10th anniversary celebration.
Lydia Forson has an estimated net worth of $350,000.
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