Net Worth: Top 10 Richest Actresses In Ghana In 2022 (The Highest-Paid Ghanaian Ghallywood Actresses Forbes)

Who are the richest actresses in Ghana? Here’s a list of the top 10 successful Ghanaian actresses and their net worth.

If you are interested in who is the richest Ghanaian actress, then this article is for you. Here we prepared the list of the top 10 rich and beautiful representatives of Ghallywood.

The movie industry in Ghana is called Ghallywood, Ghanaian actresses are not just talented and beautiful women, they earn big sums of money for their roles. So, this time we want to tell you about the richest Ghanaian actresses.

Top 10 richest Ghanaian actresses

Ghanaian cinematography is a big industry that is rapidly developing, and here is our list of the richest actresses and their net worth…

10. Lydia Forson – $1 Million

Net Worth: Top 10 Richest Actresses In Ghana In 2022 (The Highest-Paid Ghanaian Ghallywood Actresses Forbes)
  • Real Name: Lydia Forson
  • Date of Birth/Age: October 24, 1984 (age 37 years)
  • Birthplace: Mankessim, Ghana
  • Net Worth: $1 million
  • Instagram Handle: @lydiaforson

Lydia Forson is a Ghanaian actress, writer, producer, activist, and entrepreneur who is the founder and CEO of Kinky Matters, Unapologethick, and The Core FC.

In 2010 she won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role and is a nominee for E! People’s Choice Awards. 

The talented actress was born in 1984, and her first experience in the movie industry happened in 2005, was the movie “Hotel St. James.” Now the filmography of the actress consists of more than 15 movies.

Lydia Forson’s net worth is estimated at $1 million, making her among the top 10 wealthiest Ghanaian actresses.

9. Martha Ankomah – $1.5 Million

Net Worth: Top 10 Richest Actresses In Ghana In 2022 (The Highest-Paid Ghanaian Ghallywood Actresses Forbes)
  • Real Name: Martha Ankomah
  • Date of Birth/Age: November 21, 1986 (age 35 years)
  • Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
  • Education: Jayee University College
  • Movies: Heart of Men, Somewhere In Africa, Government Babes, Honour My Tears, Sugar, Sugar Town, Sinking Heart
  • Nominations: Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Young Actor, Africa Movie Academy Award for Most Promising Actress
  • Net Worth: $1.5 Million
  • Instagram Handle: @marthaankomah

Martha Ankomah is a Ghanaian film actress and an entrepreneur 

The actress is known in the Ghanaian and Nigerian movie industry. She was born on born 10 October 1985 and received her first experience of acting in 1994.

On her entrepreneur side, Martha is the owner of the beauty salon “Martha’s Place.” She has an endorsement contract with Vita milk Viora brand. She has also worked with Glo and is currently one of the faces of GTP garments.

To this date, she starred in more than 20 movies (the most known among them are: “Heart of Men,” and “Somewhere in Africa”) and several TV projects. She also has more than five prominent awards for her actress talent.

Martha is one of the female celebrities in Ghana with a massive following on Instagram with close to 3 million followers as of the time of this article.

The net worth of Martha Ankomah is estimated at $1.5 million.

8. Ama K. Abebrese – $1.7 Million

  • Real Name: Ama K Abebrese
  • Celebrated Names: Ama K
  • Date of Birth/Age: May 3, 1980 (age 41 years)
  • Birthplace: Kumasi, Ghana
  • Awards: Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, MORE
  • Nominations: Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, MORE
  • Net Worth: $1.7 million
  • Instagram Handle: @ama_k_abebrese

Ama K Abebrese is a British-Ghanaian actress, television presenter, and producer. She was born in Ghana and raised in West London in the United Kingdom.

She won the 2011 Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Award (AMAA) for her stellar performance in Sinking Sands. 

Her career started with the TV show “Challenge Anneka.” Ama K. Abebrese starred in more than 15 movies, she made a promotion for Dark and Lovely’s Brand in 2014.

She started her own campaign against changing skin tones. She is also involved in many charity projects.

Ama K is one of the richest actresses in Ghana with an estimated net worth of $1.7 million.

7. Joselyn Dumas – $2 Million

  • Real Name: Joselyn Dumas
  • Date of Birth/Age: August 31, 1980 (age 41 years)
  • Birthplace: Ghana
  • Awards: Golden Bell Award for Best Supporting Actress
  • Net Worth: $2 Million
  • Instagram Handle: @joselyn_dumas

Joselyn Dumas is a beautiful Ghanaian woman, a successful actress, and an outstanding television host.

In 2014 she starred in A Northern Affair, a role that brought her big fame and top awards in Ghana like Ghana Movie Award and an Africa Movie Academy Award nomination for Best Actress. 

She received a degree in Administrative Law in the United States, but her dream was to be a television personality. Now the actress is a Brand ambassador of Range Rover Evoque Ghana.

Joselyn Dumas does a lot of philanthropic work aimed to help vulnerable children in Ghana.

She is one of the richest Ghanaian actresses, Dumas has an estimated net worth of $2 million.

6. Yvonne Okoro – $2.8 Million

  • Real Name: Chinyere Yvonne Okoro 
  • Date of Birth/Age: November 25, 1984 (age 37 years)
  • Birthplace: Tamale, Ghana
  • Siblings: Roseline Okoro, Elizabeth Okoro, Kenneth Okoro, Raymond Okoro, Martin Okoro
  • Net Worth: $2.8 Million
  • Instagram Handle: @yvonneokoro

Chinyere Yvonne Okoro is a Ghanaian-Nigerian actress. Born to a Nigerian dad and Ghanaian mother, Yvonne Okoro is of mixed lineage and calls herself an African. 

Yvonne Okoro is among the most popular actresses in Ghana. Her screen debut was in 2002. She is a winner of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Award. Yvonne Okoro starred in more than 30 movies. Yvonne is a beautiful woman, and her beauty is recognized not only in cinematography, in 2013 she got an advertising contract with PZ Cussons Ghana LTD.

The talented actress, Yvonne Okoro has an estimated net worth of $2.8 million making her among the top 10 richest actresses in Ghana.

5. Nadia Buari – $3.5 Million

  • Real Name: Nadia Buari
  • Date of birth/Age: November 21, 1982 (age 39 years)
  • Birthplace: Takoradi, Ghana
  • Parents: Sidiku Buari, Hajia Buari
  • Siblings: Malik Buari, Aysha Buari, Shaida Buari, Jeed Rogers, Jameel Buari
  • Net Worth: $3.5 Million
  • Instagram Handle: @iamnadiabuari

Nadia Buari is a Ghanaian actress. She is the daughter of famous Ghanaian musician Sidiku Buari.

Her acting career started with the movie “Beyonce” in 2005, it was a bright breakthrough in the industry. In 2008 Nadia Buari started to act in Nollywood movies, and the movies with her roles are popular in Ghana as well as in Nigeria. Nadia Buari starred in more than 40 movies, and received a number of prominent awards.

She received two nominations for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2009. 

Aside from her acting on sets, she has numerous short funny videos making trends on her Instagram page with over 5.3 million followers.

The net worth of Nadia Buari is estimated at $3.5 million, making her one of the richest actresses in Ghana at the moment.

4. Juliet Ibrahim – $4 Million

  • Real Name: Juliet Ibrahim
  • Date of Birth/Age: March 3, 1986 (age 36 years)
  • Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
  • Children: Jayden Safo
  • Parents: Mr. Hussein Ibrahim, Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth Ibrahim
  • Siblings: Sonia Ibrahim, Nadia Eman Ibrahim, Nabil Ibrahim
  • Net Worth: $4 Million
  • Instagram Handle: @julietibrahim

Juliet Ibrahim is a Ghanaian actress, film producer, and singer of Lebanese, Ghanaian and Liberian descent.

She won the Best Actress in a Leading Role award at the 2010 Ghana Movie Awards for her role in 4 Play. She has been referred to as the “Most Beautiful West African Woman” according to A-listers Magazine. 

Juliet produced two movies in 2014. She has an endorsement deal with LG Ghana. Now the filmography of the actress includes more than 50 movies. The actress also acts in films in Nollywood.

As an actress, producer, and singer who has worked in both Ghallywood and Nollywood, Juliet Ibrahim’s net worth is estimated at $4 million in 2022, according to Austine Media.

3. Yvonne Nelson – $5 Million

  • Real Name: Yvonne Nelson
  • Date of Birth/Age: November 12, 1985 (age 36 years)
  • Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
  • Children: Ryn Roberts
  • Parents: Mr. O. Nelson, Margaret Gaddy
  • Education: Aggrey Memorial AME Zion Senior High School, MORE
  • Net Worth: $5 Million
  • Instagram Handle: @yvonnenelsongh

Yvonne Nelson is a Ghanaian actress, model, film producer, and entrepreneur. She has starred in more than 80 movies both Ghallywood and Nollywood, most known among them wee including House of Gold, Any Other Monday, In April, and Swings. 

She is also involved in producing. The actress is a founder of the Yvonne Nelson Glaucoma Foundation, and YN Production Company.

She is one of the most followed Ghanaian celebrities on Instagram with over 7.1 million followers.

The third richest on our list of the richest actresses in Ghana is the beautiful Yvonne Nelson, and her net worth is estimated at $5 million.

2. Nana Ama McBrown – $6 Million

  • Real Name: Felicity Ama Agyemang
  • Celebrated Name: Nana Ama McBrown
  • Date of Birth/Age: August 15, 1977 (age 44 years)
  • Birthplace: Kumasi, Ghana
  • Spouse: Maxwell Mawu Mensah (m. 2016)
  • Education: James Madison University College of Business
  • Children: Maxin Mawushi Mensah
  • Parents: Kofi McBrown, Cecilia Agyenim Boateng, Betty Obiri Yeboah, Kwabena Nkrumah
  • Net Worth: $6 Million
  • Instagram Handle: @iamamamcbrown

Felicity Ama Agyemang, popularly known as Nana Ama McBrown, is a Ghanaian actress, TV presenter, and music writer.

She rose to prominence for her role in the television series Tentacles. Another role that made her even more popular was in the movie “Asoreba.” Her first experience in cinematography was in 2001, in the movie “That Day.” It was a great start to a bright career. Now the list of selected movies with Nana Ama McBrown contains more than 30 films.

The beautiful, 44-year-old actress got married in 2016 to Maxwell Mawu Mensah and the beautiful couple was blessed with their first child, Maxin Mawushi Mensah aka Baby Maxin.

The actress continues her career in new prominent roles. She now hosts McBrown’s Kitchen, United Showbiz, and a few other Tv shows.

Nana Ama McBrown is undoubtedly the queen of TV adverts in Ghana. McBrown is the brand ambassador for many companies in Ghana and she is a hotcake in the industry.

Her good looks, beautiful skin, great speaking skills, and endearing persona make her an ideal brand ambassador. Brands like Tasty Tom, Hisense Electronics, Softcare, Royal Drinks, UMB Speed App, Roma Insecticide, MiLife Insurance, and many more have all been associated with the beautiful Nana Ama McBrown – watch some of the funniest McBrown’s commercials here.

From her endorsement deals, luxurious life (owning a mansion with a swimming pool in the living room), to driving exotic cars like Range Rover, G-Wagon, Mercedes Benz, TheDistin estimates McBrown’s net worth to be around $6 Million in 2022.

1. Jackie Appiah – $8.5 Million

  • Real Name: Jackie Appiah
  • Date of Birth/Age: December 5, 1983 (age 38 years)
  • Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
  • Children: Damien Agyemang
  • Parents: Janet Owusu, Kwabena Appiah
  • Awards: Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, MORE
  • Net Worth: $8.5 Million
  • Instagram Handle: @jackieappiah

Who is the richest actress in Ghana? Jackie Appiah is a Canadian-born Ghanaian actress and the overall richest female actor. For her work as an actress, she has received several awards and nominations, including the awards for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the 2010 Africa Movie Academy Awards; and Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2007. 

She is popular in Ghallywood and Nollywood movie industries, Jackie has acted in close to 100 movies, among them are “Pretty Queen,” “Princess Tyra,” “My Last Wedding” and so on. Jackie Appiah is also actively involved in promotional work and advertising contracts.

Jackie is the most decorated Ghanaian actress. Jackie Appiah is a household name when it comes to brand endorsements in Ghana and for close two decades, she has been used to selling everything from food to beauty items.

Of late, she is being used less in recent times, which explains why she is not on top of the list of influential Ghanaian celebrities with most Tv adverts and brand endorsements. Her endorsement deals include Omolewa Cosmetics, Adonko Hand Sanitizer, UB Hair Relaxer, Ghandour Cosmetics, IPMC, Glo, Reggy True Vine, Susan Beaty Chanel, Orca Decor, Kleesoft, Gino Tomato mix, and many more.

Aside from her movies and endorsements, Jackie Appiah is also regarded as one of the best fashionist screen goddesses as she has gorgeous pictures on her social media pages. She is the most followed Ghanaian celebrity on Instagram with 9.1 million followers as of the time of this article.

The actress at the moment is not married and has not been linked with any man as she still keeps her personal, family, and love life private. She, however, has a son named Damien Agyemang.

Per her brand deals, her expensive lifestyle includes owning some of the world’s exotic cars like a Maserati, G-Wagon, Range Rover, going on expensive vacations across the world, dressing in designer outfits, living in a large mansion with gold-plated interior decorations, and her hard work in the Ghanaian movie industry and that of Nigerians, TheDistin estimates Jackie Appiah’s net worth to be around $8.5 million in 2022.

Below is a recap of the best, most famous, and wealthiest Ghanaian actresses in 2022 and their estimated net worth;

RankNameNet Worth
1Jackie Appiah$8.5 Million
2Nana Ama McBrown$6 Million
3Yvonne Nelson$5 Million
4Juliet Ibrahim$4 Million
5Nadia Buari$3.5 Million
6Yvonne Okoro$2.8 Million
7Joselyn Dumas$2 Million
8Ama K. Abebrese$1.7 Million
9Martha Ankomah$1.5 Million
10Lydia Forson$1 Million

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