This article will talk about Jackie Appiah’s net worth, biography, career, awards and achievements and more.
|Date of Birth||5th December, 1983|
|Net worth||1 million dollars|
Jackie Appiah is the fifth and last of five children born on 5th December, 1983. She lived her early childhood years in Canada and came to Ghana with her mother when she was 10 years old. Her parents were Janet Owusu and George Appiah.
Jackie got married to Peter Agyemang in 2005 and they have one son together. However, they parted after being together for three years. Her father, George Appiah is presently living in Canada.
Jackie Appiah’s Career
One of her first acting roles was in “Things We Do For Love” in which she played the role of Enyonam Blagogee. Other television series she has acted are: Tentacles, Games People Play, Sun city among others.
Jackie Appiah mentioned that she was very shy the first time she played a role in a movie. The movie was titled Divine Love. She further said that even though she was fumbling and nervous, she was able to perform well.
The famous actress also recollected that her favourite role was in the movie: Mummy’s Daughter by Venus Films. In this movie, she was the daughter of the Bartels family and a princess. Jackie views the local movie industry as having improved.
The popular and beautiful actress became known to the Nigerian movie industry through her many successful Ghanaian movies she had acted in. Some of these movies are :
The King is Mine, Passion of the Soul, Beyonce – the President’s Daughter, Princess Tyra and Perfect Picture.
Some of the movies she has acted with the Nollywood film industry are: Bitter Blessing and Black Soul which she starred in with Ramsey Noah and then “My Last Wedding” with Emeka Ike.
Jackie Appiah’s Awards
The famous actress has attained a number of awards and nominations in her acting career. Some of these awards are : Best Actress in a Leading Role at the 2010 Africa Movie Academy Awards, Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2007.
She also received two nominations for the Best Actress in a Leading Role and Best Upcoming Actress at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2008.
In 2013, she went home with the Best International Actress Award in 2013 at the Papyrus Magazine Screen Actors Awards.
Jackie has also taken part in numerous television adverts in Ghana including GSMF which was her first television advert on protection from HIV/AIDS. She is presently the face of IPMC for commercials and billboards.
She is one of the ambassadors for Globacom Telecommunications and UB Hair Relaxer.
She is also an ambassador for Intercom Programming and Manufacturing Company Limited (IPMC), Ghana.
Jackie Appiah has a foundation that reaches out a helping hand to the needy. On Thursday 5th December, 2019 she gave out items and cash to the Senior Correctional Centre of the Ghana Prison Service.
After giving out items and cash to the representative of the prison service, Jackie Appiah stated that she wanted to do something unique on her birthday and that was what influenced her decision to reach out to the juvenile prisons since it was her first time of being there. She further mentioned that she is willing to provide educational sponsorship to an inmate who was in need of assistance over there.
Jackie Appiah’s Net Worth in 2021
Jackie Appiah has earned a lot of money from her acting career as well as endorsement deals and business investment.
She has a number of cars including a Range Rover, Mercedes G-Wagon, BMW X6 and Maserati which is believed to cost about 150,000 dollars. Her net worth is around 1 million dollars.