Ghana is 60 Years old today and below is a list Top 10 famous HollyWood celebrities you probably didn’t know were of Ghanaian descent.
Boris Frederic Cecil Tay-Natey Ofuatey-Kodjoe, better known as Boris Kodjoe, is an Austrian-born actor of German and Ghanaian descent known for his roles as Kelby in the 2002 film Brown Sugar
Cynthia Addai-Robinson known for her role Naevia in the Starz television series Spartacus was born to a Ghanaian mother and American Father.She is part of Mark Wahlberg’s Shooter (TV Series) and The Accountant staring Ben Affleck
Actor Idris Elba is half Ghanaian and half Sierra Leonean
Freema Agyeman is an English actress who is known for playing Martha Jones in the BBC science fiction series Doctor Who and its spin-off series Torchwood. Her father is a Ghanaian. She is part of Sense 8 and had a bit of appearance in Doctor WHO.
Roc Nation’s Hip Hop act, Vic Mensah, full name Victor Kwesi Mensah was born to a Ghanaian father and an Irish mother.
Vincent Dery of Nowegian duo Nico and Vinz is half Norwegian, half Ghanaian.
Color Purple actress Akosua Busia was born in Ghana.Her first movie I saw was with Bruce Willis ‘Tears of the Sun’.
Peter Mensah is a Ghanaian-British actor, best known for his roles in Tears of the Sun, Hidalgo, 300, and Dead Space, and more recently on the Starz original series, Spartacus: Blood and Sand, Spartacus: Gods of the Arena, and Spartacus: Vengeance. He was born in Ghana.he is from Chiraa in the Brong Ahafo Region and that was where he was born too.
WWE wrestler, Kofi Kingston was born in Kumasi, Ghana and moved to the United States at an early age.
The Siriboe brothers ( Kofi Siriboe, Kwesi Boakye and Kwame Boateng) are originally from Ghana.