For the sake of Ghpage readers who are not Ghanaians, let me briefly explain what the Kumawood movie industry in Ghana is.
Ghanaian movie industry has been divided into two.Those who act in English(Ghallywood) and those who act using the local dialect (predominantly Twi) who are mostly referred to as the “Kumawood”
Kumawood producers have been criticized massively by Ghanaians for not just churning out inferior quality movies but also for using mostly societal issues to produce their movies.
And because of the frequency with which they release movies, a lot of money has been generated for the actors who are very much loved celebrities in Ghana.
Ghpage brings you top ten richest Kumawood actresses in Ghana now and how much they are worth.
10. Rose Mensah aka Kyeiwaa $35,000
Rose Mensah popularly known as Kyeiwaa is one of the veterans in the Kumawood movie industry. She shot to fame when she acted leading role as a witch in one of the most criticized movies in the history of Kumawood “Kyeiwaa”. The movie had 12 parts!.
Since then, Kyeiwaa became a very popular household name in Ghana burying her born name. Although she is a veteran in the industry, she is not as wealthy as some of the young ones who entered the industry at a later date.Kyeiwaa has relocated to the United States. Ghpage.com can confirm she is worth $35,000.
9. Christiana Awuni | $40,000
The voluptuous and curvy Kumawood actress, Christiana Awuni is one of the top ten richest Kumawood actresses in Ghana now.
Christiana Awuni mostly plays the role of a wicked and hardcore woman in most movies. But she is versatile as she needs to be. Frankly speaking, she is one of the best in the industry. Ghpage.com can confirm she is the 9th riches Kumawood actress with a net worth of $40,000