Jackie Agyemang made her first onscreen appearance on the popular TV series Things We Do for Love, and not only were we smitten, we practically fell head over heels with her sweet and adorable character.
Jackie Agyemang is the epitome of a true African Beauty. With that pretty face and dazzling smile, it's no surprise she has amassed such devoted fans.
Jackie Appiah Agyemang was born on December 5, 1983 in Canada but moved back to Ghana along with her parents in 1993. Jackie who was a runner up at the Talent Teens Competition started acting at the age of 12 in her local church group. Their performances mostly demonstrated the Christian way of addressing and approaching the public. However, her professional acting career began when she was cast as Enyonam Blagogee in the TV series Things We Do for Love.
Following her onscreen debut Jackie went on to create a successful acting career including starring in the smash hit movie Beyoncé alongside prominent Ghanaian actors Van Vicker and Nadia Buari, quickly establishing herself as an A lister. Jackie's face has graced many billboards and magazines. Jackie has also cashed in on her A list status as she has endorsed many products and was the spokes person for AID/HIV awareness campaign in Ghana.
She has won numerous awards, including a prestigious Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) for best supporting actress in 2007. Jackie hopes to study Entertainment Law or Media Law.
Jackie married Peter Agyemang in 2005. The couple have a son, Damien.
"My husband has absolutely no problems with the roles I play in movies. Indeed, I bring all my scripts home for us to discuss before I get on set, so it is not as if he does not know what I am going to do in the movies."-Jackie Agyemang
"Am happy to be a mother, having him was the happiest moment in my life."-Jackie Agyemang
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Jackie Agyemang (maiden name Appiah, born December 5, 1983) is a Ghanaian actress. She received two nominations for Best Actress in a leading role and Best Upcoming Actress at the African Movie Academy Awards in 2008 Early life Born in Canada, Agyemang is the last of five children. She spent her early childhood in Canada, and moved to Ghana with her parents in 1993.
She is popularly known her by her maiden name, Appiah. Agyemang married in 2005 and has one son. Career Agyemang�s appearance on screen became regular when she was invited by Edward Seddoh Junior the writer of Things We Do For Love as she played the role of Enyonam Blagogee. She later took part in Tentacles, Games People Play and many other TV series. Agyemang remembers herself as being very shy the first time she went on set, "It was a Venus Film Production titled Divine Love and I had to play the role of Kate, the protagonist.
I didn�t believe I did too good. I fumbled but many people did not notice it." Despite her nerves the first timer said she succeeded in impressing everyone. Agyemang says her best part was in Mummy�s Daughter by Venus Films. The film tells the story of the Bartels Family where she played the role of Princess, the daughter. "I loved how I acted and I was happy with the role I played". Agyemang now sees the local film industry as having changed for the better. She thinks that others will see its ultimate success.
Agyemang�s face can be seen on many billboards and TV commercials in Ghana including a GSMF advert on protection against HIV AIDS, she won the face of U.B in a promotion she did for them on TV commercials and she is currently the face of IPMC for commercials and billboards. "GSMF " was her first TV commercial. Filmography Divine Love Deadly Assignment Golden Stool Mummy�s Daughter Beyonce - The President daughter Tears of womanhood Love Doctor Fake Feelings Princess Tyra Run Baby Run Passion of the soul Pretty queen Total Love Mortal desire I Hate Women The Perfect Picture Her Excellence Spirit of a dancer The prince's bride The king is mine The heart of men