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Adjetey Anang Biography and net worth

By | December 28, 2022

Adjetey Anang is an award-winning Ghanaian actor, author, and creative person. He co-owns Spirited Arts GH, a Creative Arts Business, with his wife, Mrs. Elom Anang. He is also an Acting Lecturer at the National Film and Television Institute (NAFTI), now the University of Media, Arts and Communication (UniMAC) in Ghana. Mr. Adjetey is under the management of Lynx Entertainment. He is best known for his role as “Pusher” in the old Ghanaian Television series, “Things We Do For Love,” directed by Ivan Quashigah.

Profile Summary of Adjetey Anang

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Real name: Adjetey Anang
Age: 50 years old
Date of Birth: July 7, 1973
Nationality: Ghanaian
Hometown: Labadi (La), Greater Accra Region, Ghana
Tribe: Ga
Instagram: @Adjeteyanang
Twitter(X): @adjeteygh

Early Life & Family Background

Adjetey Anang was born in Accra, Ghana, on July 7, 1973. He grew up in Tema and Labadi, Accra. He is 50 years old and a native of Labadi (La), a suburb of Accra. His father, Mr. Anang, is from La, and his mum is from Osu, Accra. They gave birth to two children, and Adjetey Anang is the first child.

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Siblings

He has one sibling, a younger sister.

Education

Adjetey went to Morning Star School and then attended First Baptist Church School, where he completed his junior high school education. He proceeded to Labone Senior High School in Accra for his high school education, and from there, he enrolled at the School of Performing Arts, University of Ghana. He went further to study his Masters in Dramatic Arts at Wits–the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Wife

Mrs. Elom Anang is the wife of actor Adjetey Anang. She is a Banker by Profession and a creative person. She is the co-founder of Spirited Arts GH. Adjetey and his wife married on March 10, 2007, and the two have a child together. In July 2019, the couple renewed their marriage vow at the Joy Beauty and Bridal Fair held at the Accra International Conference Centre.

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Son

Adjetey has a son with his wife, Elom Anang. He is called Ryan Adjetey.

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Career

Mr. Adjetey Anang had a passion for acting at a young age. He started his acting career with Theatre (Thursday Theatre) at the National Theatre in Accra. It was through his stage performances that Ivan Quashigah, the director of the “Things We Do For Love” Television series, discovered his amazing talent and gave him the Pusher role in “Things We Do for Love,” a Ghanaian series that started in the late 90s.

Adjetey came into the limelight after he starred in the series. Since then, he has appeared in several movies and TV series produced in Ghana (Ghallywood and Kumawood films) and films produced in Nigeria. He has also starred in a Dutch movie dubbed “Slavery.” In April 2022, Anang joined the Lynx Entertainment family. He is currently under the management of this record label in Ghana. He is one of the great actors in Ghana, which is why he is called the Actor’s favorite Actor. He has also featured in several stage plays in Ghana, South Africa, and other countries.

Movies

  • The Slaves (Mohammed Ben Abdallah)
  • Aloe Vera
  • The Queen of Akra
  • Our Jesus Story
  • Sugar (The Movie)
  • Yolo (TV Series)
  • Galamsey
  • The Big Six
  • Gold Coast Lounge
  • Keteke
  • Zongo Boys
  • Enemies Are Not God
  • Red Carpet
  • Devil in the Detail
  • Sink or Swim
  • Potomato
  • Potato Potahto
  • Things We Do For Love (TV Series)
  • Away Bus
  • Double Cross
  • The Perfect Picture
  • Kintampo
  • Water Thrust
  • Citation
  • Cartel (The Genesis)
  • Dede
  • The Pledge (Ghana will not burn)
  • Sidechic Gang
  • My Very Ghanaian Wedding
  • Drops of Happiness
  • Deadly Voyage
  • A Sting In A Tale
  • Children of the Mountain
  • Slavery
  • Azali
  • Borga
  • Rain

Awards

  • Best Actor in a Supporting Role –  African Movies Academy Awards (AMAA) 2022.
  • Actor of the Year – The EMY Africa Awards 2022.
  • Male Actor of the Year – Entertainment Achievements Awards 2022.
  • Favourite Movie Actor of the Year – Ghana Movie Awards 2021.
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role – Ghana Movie Awards 2021.
  • Male Actor of the Year – Entertainment Achievements Awards 2021.
  • Actor of the Year – The EMY Africa Awards 2021.
  • Best Actor – YEN Readers Choice Awards 2020.
  • Best Actor In A Drama (Keteke) – Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) 2018.
  • Golden Actor in a Drama – Golden Movie Awards 2015.
  • Best Lead Actor – Ghana Movie Awards 2014.

Book

Adjetey Anang (A story of Faith, Imperfection, and Resilience).

Business

  • Spirited Arts GH

Net worth

He has an estimated net worth of $4.2 million.

FAQs about Adjetey Anang

• How old is Adjetey Anang?
He is 50 years old as of 2024.

• Is Adjetey Anang a lecturer?
Yes, he is an acting lecturer at NAFTI.

• Does Adjetey Anang have a child?
Yes.

• Who is Adjetey Anang’s wife?
Adjetey’s wife is called Elom Anang.

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