Jackie Appiah is one of Ghana’s most famous and most loved actress who debuted her acting career in the movie, Divine Love. With her acting skills and gorgeous looks, the award-winning Canadian born Ghanaian actress also known for roles in such films as The Perfect Picture and Mummy’s Daughter.
She has received a countless number of awards and nominations including the awards for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the 2010 African Movie Academy Awards and Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the African Movie Academy Awards in 2007. She received two nominations for Best Actress in a leading role and Best Upcoming Actress at the African Movie Academy Awards in 2008. Here are 7 Undisclosed facts about Jackie Appiah
Jackie Appiah Biography
Jackie Appiah Agyemang was born on December 5, 1983, in Canada but moved back to Ghana with her mother in 1993, at age 10. She is the last child of five children and her parents’ name is Kwabena Appiah and Janet Owusu.
Jackie’s father resides mainly in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
She made her first onscreen appearance on the popular TV series Things We Do for Love, and not only were we smitten, She was awesome as most of us practically fell head over heels with her sweet character. Prior to that, she was a runner-up at the Talent Teens Competition and participated in acting dramas at the age of 12 in her local church group.
Acting Career and Awards
Her professional acting career began when she was cast as Enyonam Blagogee in the TV series Things We Do for Love.
Following her onscreen debut, Jackie went on to create a successful acting career including starring in the smash hit movie Beyoncé alongside prominent Ghanaian actors Van Vicker and Nadia Buari, quickly establishing herself as an A-lister.
Jackie Appiah has won numerous awards, including a prestigious Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) for best-supporting actress in 2007.
She hopes to study Entertainment Law or Media Law.