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Martha Ankomah

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Date of Birth:
1985-10-10
Place of Birth:
Ghana

Martha Ankomah is a Ghanaian actress, brand ambassador, and entrepreneur.

She was born to a single mother in Accra Ghana. She attended the Adabraka Presbyterian Junior High School, Labone Senior High School, and Jayee University College.

She started acting in 1994 entering a competition, Next Movie Star, where she placed third in the 2007 edition of the reality show.

Martha Ankomah stated in an interview in 2016 on Hitz FM that she would only consider playing roles that are morally just and that would leave a positive impact on society.

She has been questioned by some movie stakeholders for questioning the superficial narrative of Ghanaian films in 2017.

She signed an endorsement with Vitamilk Viora in 2014.

Barnd ambassador for Investment Bank in 2017.

brand ambassador for Globacom since 2018.

She is also the brand ambassador for Ghana Textiles Printers' (GTP) new fabric 'Adepa Dumas'.

Martha owns a unisex beauty salon in Accra.

Martha's foundation also works together with Autism Ambassadors to spread autism awareness as well as support children who live with it.

Awards

2010 Africa Movie Academy Award for Most Promising Actor

2012 Africa Movie Academy Award for Most Promising Actor

2012 Ghana Movie Awards - Best actress in a lead role

2011 Ghana Movie Awards - Best actress in a Supporting role

2011 Ghana Movie Awards - Favourite actress (movie)

2015 Ghana Movie Awards - Best actress in a lead role

Filmography

Suncity

St. James Hotel

All that Glitters

Where is your Mobile?

Power of the gods

Shakira

Sin of the Soul

Heart of Men

Somewhere in Africa

Sugar Town

A Trip To Hell

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