Ama K. Abebrese

Ama K. Abebrese
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Actor, Producer, Co-producer
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv

Ghanaian Actress, TV Host and Producer.

Date of Birth: 3 May 1980, Kumasi, Ghana
Birth Name: Ama Konadu Abebrese
Height : 5' 6½" (1,69 m)

Mini Bio (IMDB)
Ama K. Abebrese was born on May 3, 1980 in Kumasi, Ghana as Ama Konadu Abebrese. She is an actress and producer, known for Beasts of No Nation (2015), The Cursed Ones (2015) and Ties That Bind (2011).

Ghanaian superstar, Ama K, is well known for her leading role in the recent Idris Elba film, BEASTS OF NO NATION (2015), TIES THAT BIND (2011), and her performance in SINKING SANDS (2009), for which she won Best Female Lead at the Africa Movie Academy Awards.

Filmography (as Actress)
(announced) Herstory (Short). Director: Nicolo Dorian. Role: Joyce
2015 The Cursed Ones. Director: Nana Obiri-Yeboah. Role: Chinue (as Ama Abebrese)
2015 Beasts of No Nation. Director: Cary Joji Fukunaga. Role: Mother
2014 Double-Cross. Director: Pascal Aka. Role: Effie Howard (as Ama Abebrese)
2011 Ties That Bind. Director: Leila Djansi. Role: Buki Ocansey (as Ama Abebrese)
2011 Sinking Sands. Director: Leila Djansi. Role: Pabi (as Ama Abebrese)

Filmography (as Herself / as Participant)
2015 Jimmy Goes to Nollywood (Documentary) Directors: Rachid Dhibou, Jimmy Jean-Louis. as Participant: Herself (as Ama Abebrese)

Filmography (as Producer)
2014 Double-Cross. Director: Pascal Aka (co-producer - as K. Ama Abebrese)



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  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
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  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
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