Nigerian actress Yvonne Okoro's biography

Nigerian actress Yvonne Okoro's biography

There are very many things about Yvonne Okoro that will intrigue you. For instance, did you know that she was born to a Nigerian father and Ghanaian mother? Find out this plus all other interesting details from this Yvonne Okoro biography.

Yvonne Okoro biography
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So, who is Yvonne Okoro behind the scenes? Here is all we know about the talented actress.

Profile summary

  • Date of birth: November 25, 1984
  • Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
  • Yvonne Okoro age: 36 years old (as of 2020)
  • Zodiac sign: Sagittarius

How old is Yvonne Okoro?

Yvonne was born on November 25, 1984, in Accra, Ghana. This means that she is 36 years old as of 2020.

Yvonne Okoro parents

The actress was born to a Nigerian father and Ghanaian mother. Her father is from Abia state in Nigeria, while her mother is from Accra, Ghana.

The actress is the fifth child of her father and the first child of her mother.

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Yvonne Okoro age
Yvonne in a striped outfit, posing for a photo. Photo: yvonneokoro
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Education

For her elementary school education, the actress attended Achimota Preparatory School in Accra, Ghana. She then went to Lincoln Community School in Accra, Ghana, for her first leaving school certificate.

She then proceeded to Faith Montessori School in Accra, Ghana for her secondary school education. She ended up completing her secondary school education at Mfanstiman Girls Senior High School in Accra, Ghana.

After completing her primary and secondary school education, she proceeded to the University of Ghana, Accra, and graduated with a Bachelor's degree in English and Linguistics. She then went to University De-Nantes in France to study Press Civilization, Drama, and Marketing.

Career

Yvonne showed the desire to act from when she was a little girl, from as early as when she was in preparatory school.

She started out at her local church and school and was an active member of both her school and church's drama clubs.

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She made her screen debut in Sticking to the Promise, a 2002 movie produced by Theo Akatugba, just after her Senior High Education. She also played a cameo role in the hit series Tentacles by the same producer for Point Blank Media Concepts.

This is how Yvonne’s career started to unfold very rapidly. Today, she is one of the most popular and loved actresses in Nollywood and in Ghana, and one of the most highly-paid as well.

The actress has appeared in the following movies:

  • Boxing Day: A Day After Christmas
  • Like Cotton Twines
  • Rebecca
  • Caught in the Act
  • Potomanto
  • Alice
  • Sasha
  • Sasha 2
  • Sasha 3
  • Adams Apples
  • Baaba
  • 4 Play
  • 4 Play 2
  • 4 Play Reloaded
  • 4 Play Reloaded 2
  • 4 Play Reloaded 3
  • The Game
  • Royal Battle
  • Royal Battle 2
  • Beyonce: The President's Daughter
  • Beyonce 2: The President's Daughter
  • The Return of Beyonce
  • The Return of Beyonce 2

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About Yvonne Okoro
Yvonne poses for a photo to celebrate her 36th birthday. Photo: yvonneokoro
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What about Yvonne Okoro and husband: Is she married?

Yvonne is not married. Even though she is a role model for many young girls both in Ghana and Nigeria, she is not in a hurry to get married.

There were rumours claiming saying that Yvonne was going to marry a billionaire from Nigeria who had been her lover for a long time.

After that, rumors tried to tie her to other famous men – musicians, football players – but she always debunked the false claims.

Net worth

Buzz Ghana reports that Yvonne has a net worth of $300,000.

The actress founded the multi-million dollar production company, Demasour Company Limited, which deals in advertising, public relationship, and media consulting.

Philanthropy

In 2019, she donated to the Black queens of Ghana ahead of the 2019 WAFA tournament. At the start of 2020, she also donated some items to maternity ward of the Korle bu Teaching Hospital.

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This is the biography, background, and amazing facts from the life of one of the most beautiful, popular, and beloved actresses in Nollywood and Ghana, Yvonne Okoro. To discover more, keep an eye on our updates and be the first to know news about your favorite celebs!

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