Someday, when the list of Ghanaian celebrities who have sharp business acumens are being compiled, actress Yvonne Nelson’s name will surely come tall.
She started as a model, had stint with TV commercials, and finally into acting which has soared her fame over the year. Having paid her dues and still doing so, Yvonne is also into executive production – self financing of her movies.
According to her publicist, Francis Addo, of News One, an overwhelming number of wannabe actors/actresses from Ghana, Nigeria and other African countries on Saturday afternoon attended actress Yvonne Nelson’s audition for her upcoming movie next year.
The audition was to pick actors/actresses who will star alongside Yvonne Nelson, the lead character in the new production. It was held at the T Lounge at East Legon behind the PH Hotel in Accra. The beautiful actress, synonymous with large following, has proven that once again with the auditioning.
A lot of wannabe actors/actresses travelled far and near just to be part of what could be described as a historic event. Some travelled as far as from Togo and Sierra Leone just to be part of the occasion, after they heard of the occasion from the actress’ various social media pages.
From Ghana were also persons who travelled as far as from Sunyani to join the audition which was dominated by young ladies. The process started exactly at 12 noon on Saturday and ended late at about 7:30pm, though it was announced it would end earlier. Yvonne and her YN Production crew took their time to audition everyone.
Yvonne has self-produced movies such as: House of Gold, Single and Married, Single Married and Complicated, Less than 10 years now since Yvonne became a household name in Ghana and beyond, she has starred in well over 50 movies, including:……………..as well as bagged lots of brand endorsement deals. We wish her well and hope to see her upcoming movie come next year. Until then….MOTWUM!!