Many people want to know who the richest actors in the country are. The truth be told, the Ghanaian movie industry is balanced, in terms of gender equality, as there are a lot of rich female movie stars in the country.
Today we are focusing fully on the male acts, as we will list their net worth and biography on this page;
List of the top 10 richest actors in Ghana
- Peter Mensah
- Michael Blackson
- Majid Michel
- Chris Attoh
- Van Vicker
- John Dumelo
- Prince David Osei
- Kwadwo Nkansah
- Kofi Adu
- Adjetey Anang
10. Adjetey Anang: Biography and Net Worth
We are going to begin this list with Adjetey Anang, popularly known as “Pusher” who can be said as one of the richest actors in Ghana today. He was born on the 8th of July 1974. Adjetey Anang studied at Labone High School and proceeded to the University of Ghana, where he studied Fine Arts. He went further to study for his master’s in Dramatic Arts at Wits University in Johannesburg. His net worth is not widely known YET.
9. Kofi Adu: Biography and Net Worth
Taking the number 9 spot on this list of the top 10 richest actors in Ghana for the year 2019 is Kofi Adu who is not just an actor but also a comedian. He was born on the 25th of May 1969. In July 2008, he was awarded a National Award by then-Ghanaian President John Agyekum Kufuor.
8. Kwadwo Nkansah: Biography and Net Worth
Kwadwo Nkansah professionally known as Lil Win, is a Ghanaian artist, musician, actor, and comedian, he has made a lot in the entertainment industry. He was born on the 15th of April 1987.
7. Prince David Osei: Biography and Net Worth
Prince David Osei was born December 6, 1983, and is currently one of the richest and most influential actors in Ghana with an estimated net worth of $380,000.
6. John Dumelo: Biography and Net Worth
Taking the number six spot on this list is John Dumelo, who is currently worth $650,000. The actor was born on the 3rd of February 1984. In the year 2013, he won Best Actor in a lead role in the movie ‘A Northern Affair’.
5. Van Vicker: Biography and Net Worth
Joseph van Vicker was born on the 1st of August 1977, he received two nominations for “Best Actor in a Leading Role” and “Best Upcoming Actor” at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2008. Well, Van Vicker is not just popular, but also rich, he currently has a net worth of $700,000. Before venturing into acting, Van Vicker was once a radio and TV presenter.
4. Chris Attoh: Biography and Net Worth
Chris Attoh is a Ghanaian actor, on-air personality, television presenter, and producer. He is best known as “Kwame Mensah” in the Nigerian soap opera Tinsel. Chris Attoh has a net worth of $1.2 million. He also featured in Hollywood movies (The Rangers and Zombie Ted).
3. Majid Michel: Biography and Net Worth
Taking the third spot is Majid Michel and I am sure that doesn’t come as a surprise to you. Active in the movie industry for 19 years now, he is one of the most consistent acts in the country. He was born on the 22nd of September 1980, in Cantonments, Accra. He currently has a net worth of $1.6 million, which is really huge.
2. Michael Blackson: Biography and Net Worth
The number two richest Ghanaian actor is Michael Blackson, and that shouldn’t come as a surprise. The father of three was born on November 28, 1972. He has an estimated net worth of $2 million. He has made most of his fortune with his career as a comedian and actor. He has enhanced his comedic skill in the comedy clubs of Philadelphia, in Pennsylvania during the year 1992 and after that, his earnings increased.
1. Peter Mensah: Biography and Net Worth
I am sure you have seen this face before, but never knew he is Ghanaian, well, Oenomaus in Spartacus is African. Though resident in Canada, Peter Mensah was born on the 27th of August 1959 in Chiraa, Brong Ahafo Region, Ghana. He has featured in numerous blockbuster movies and earns $606,000 yearly. He is currently reported to be worth about $5 million. Mensah’s film credits include Avatar, 300, Hidalgo, Tears of the Sun, Jason X, Harvard Man, Bless the Child, and The Incredible Hulk.