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Kalybos Biography, real name and net worth

By | January 14, 2023

Kalybos is an award-winning Ghanaian actor and comedian. He is also Cinematographer and a brand influencer. He came to light through his role in the Ghanaian comedy series Boys Kasa with the beautiful Ghanaian actress Ahoufe Patricia. Kalybos has featured in movies like John and John, Away Bus, and Amakye and Dede.

Profile Summary of Kalybos

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Real name: Richard Kweku Asante
Date of Birth: April 27, 1988
Age: 35 years old
Nationality: Ghanaian
Hometown: Nkwatia Kwahu, Eastern Region
Tribe: Kwahu
Instagram: @kalybos1
Facebook: Kalybos1
Twitter: @kalybos1

Early life

Kalybos gh was born and raised in Accra, Ghana. He was born on April 27, 1988. He is the second child of three children and a native of Nkwatia Kwahu, a town in the Eastern Region of Ghana. He is 35 years old.

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Parents

Richard Kweku Asante’s father, Mr. Peter Owusu Mensah, is from Ayigya in the Ashanti Region, and his mother, Felicia Owusu, is from Nkwatia Kwahu in the Eastern Region.

Siblings

Richard has two siblings, an elder sister, and a junior sister. Their names are Lady and Yaa.

Educational Background

Kalybos had his primary and junior high school education in Accra. He went to Deyoungsters International School and St. Anthony Preparatory School. He proceeded to Suhum Senior High Technical School in the Eastern Region, where he offered Building Construction. After completing high school, Richard went to the National Film and Television Institute (NAFTI), now the University of Media, Arts and Communication (UniMAC). He graduated with a best student honor from NAFTI and with a bachelor’s degree in Cinematography.

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Wife

The actor is married to Antwiwaa Asante, a Ghanaian woman from the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

Children

He does not have children yet.

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Career

Kalybos’s father was a photographer, and though his father wanted him to become an architect, he found an interest in photography. He started his career as a photographer after completing SHS in 2006. He worked under one John Passah, who received a little training from his dad, as an assistant Photographer at Shirley Frimpong Manso’s Sparrow Productions.

In 2012, not long after Kalybos enrolled at NAFTI, he was featured as the character Kalybos in the Boys Kasa comedy series with Ahoufe Patricia, who was also a student of NAFTI, and that brought him into the limelight. However, before the comedy series, he started acting and doing comedy at Suhum Senior High Technical School.

After Richard became famous for the Boys Kasa comedy skits, he started appearing in Ghanaian movies. He has starred in several Ghanaian and Nigerian films, like “Ghana Jollof.”

Movies

• John and John
• The 2 Pilots
• MAD
• Baby Mama
• Away Bus
• Asylum is Down
• Ghetto Hero
• Till Deaf Do Us Part
• Galamsey (Enemies Are Not God)
• Okomfo Anokye Poma
• The New Adabraka
• Kobolor
• Think Smart
• Amakye and Dede
• A New Flame
• Kalybos in China
• Charade
• A Happy Surprise
• Ghana Jollof
• Agya Bofour (Series)

Songs

• Pump it Up ft D Cryme
• Eye Wo Dia – Lil Win ft. Kalybos
• Wobeti Kpoo – Lil Win ft. Kalybos
• We Dey – Lil Win ft. Article Wan, Kalybos & Kofi Mole

Businesses

• Bos Production Ghana.

Awards

• Discovery of the Year – Ghana Music Awards 2014.
• Best Cinematography – NAFTI Film Festival Awards 2016.
• Golden Actor in Comedy – Golden Movie Awards 2016.
• Honorary Award – Black British Entertainment Awards 2017.
• Best in Comedy – Ghana Achievers Awards 2017.
• Citation of Honour – Ghana Entertainment Choice Awards 2021.

House and Cars

He owns a house in Accra and drives cars like Toyota Camry, Range Rover, and Dodge Charger.

Net worth

He has an estimated net worth of $550,000.

FAQs about Kalybos

• Is Kalybos married?
Yes.

• How old is Kalybos?
He is 35 years old as of 2023.

• Who is Kalybos wife?
Kalybos is married to Antwiwaa Asante.

• Who is Kalybos married to?
Her name is Antwiwaa.

• What is the name of Kalybos wife?
Antwiwaa.

• Is Kalybos married to Ahoufe Patricia?
They are not married in real life.

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