Ghanaian movie stars Yvonne Nelson, Prince David Osei and John Dumelo were the toast of this year’s Africa Entertainment Awards held in Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia, over the weekend.
The three Ghanaian stars made their country proud by picking three top awards at the ceremony organized by Malaysia top events company, Orange Box, to honour Africans doing remarkably well in the entertainment industry.
Awards were given to African music and movie icons of international repute.
|Prince David Osei|
Ghana’s sexy actress Yvonne Nelson, though could not make it to the award ceremony, was adjudged best actress Africa while top actors Prince David Osei and John Dumelo took best African Actor in international movie and best actor Africa respectively, beating other top actors from Nigeria, Uganda, Kenya and South Africa.
The award ceremony, the third of its kind, attracted a number of African entertainment icons. Visible among them were Awilo from Nigeria and Nkule Dube, daughter of late reggae icon, Lucky Dube.
Yvonne, Prince David and John Dumelo have indeed contributed immensely to the development of Africa’s movie industry. They have each starred in over 100 movies and have become household names on the continent.
Their communicable characters never go unobserved, with a fast growing fan base even outside of Africa. They each have a charity project to give back to the society that supported their careers.