Vivian Jill Lawrence Biography and net worth

By | November 13, 2022

Vivian Jill Lawrence is a Ghanaian actress, philanthropist, and businesswoman. She owns the Jills Pub and Restaurant in Patasi-Kumasi, Ashanti Region. She is also the founder of the Jills Foundation and the producer of Abrewa Mafia, a comic series on Abrewa Mafia Official TV on YouTube.

Vivian Jill has appeared in many Kumawood movies in Ghana. She is a Kumawood actress, and her films include Boys Abre, Kayayoo, Otan Ne Bayie, Wahala, and Agya Fakye. She has a gospel song titled “Mede Bema Wodin So.”

Vivian Jill Lawrence Profile Summary

Real name: Vivian Jill Lawrence
Nickname: Abrewa Mafia
Age: 40 years old
Date of Birth: September 11, 1983
Hometown: Ankaase Ejuratia, Ashanti Region
Tribe: Asante
Instagram: @vivian_jill_lawrence
Facebook: Vivian Jill Lawrence
Tiktok: @vivian_jill_lawrence

Early Life & Parents

Vivian Jill Lawrence is 40 years old. She was born in Kano, Nigeria, to a Ghanaian mother from Ankaase Ejuratia and a half-Ghanaian and half-Scottish Father on September 11, 1983. She came to Ghana for the first time when she was eight. She grew up in Dichemso, Kumasi, and in her early 20s, she went to live with one of her brothers in South Africa. After spending five years in South Africa, she returned to Ghana. Currently, Vivian Jill lives in Oseikrom, Kumasi.


On her mother’s side, Vivian Jill Lawrence has two siblings (Brothers), and she is the youngest, and on her father’s side, she has six siblings, four brothers, and two sisters, and she is the fifth child.

Educational Background

Vivian Jill began her education in Ghana at Perpetual School in Kumasi and moved to Prempeh Primary School, also in Kumasi. After completing JHS, she proceeded to Nungua Senior High School, schooled there for a year, and moved to Adventist Senior High School but didn’t complete high school because she got pregnant in her final year.

Husband & Sons

Vivian Jill Lawrence isn’t married, but she has two sons, Clinton Agyemang Prempeh, the first child she gave birth to when she got pregnant for a man named Harry Agyemang Prempeh in her final year at SHS, and Alfie Nana Amponsah Okobeng, her second child with another man.

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Vivian Jill never had dreams of becoming an actress but a businesswoman. The reason was that her mother had a store in Kumasi, and at the end of the day, whenever she made her sales, she gave all the money to young Vivian Jill to count, which made her want to become a businesswoman in the future. However, acting found Vivian Jill after actor and producer Daniel Adeleye saw how well she drove at a restaurant and then approached her and told her about an upcoming movie he wanted to shoot with her. At that time, Vivian Jill had returned to Ghana from South Africa for the first time after five Years, and she decided to go and eat at a restaurant in Kumasi.

After Daniel Adeleye told her about the movie shoot, She didn’t show any interest, so he later went to see Vivian Jill’s mum and told her about it, but at the time, the actress had gone back to South Africa. So when she returned to Ghana the second time, her mum convinced her to go for the movie role, and that’s how her acting career started. Vivian starred in her first movie, which she was told would have the title Grass to Grace, but when the movie came out, it had the title Kumasi Yonko. After the movie, those who saw Vivian Jill act on the set of her first film spoke about her great acting skills to other filmmakers, and the next producer she worked for was Pat Thomas.

Vivian Jill worked with producer Pat Thomas, and on the set of his movie, Jackson K. Bentum was the film director, and Bill Asamoah was the production manager (P.M). Later, Jackson also decided to feature Vivian Jill Lawrence in his movie, and from there, she has starred in several Kumawood films.


  • Yaw Donkor
  • Ama Ghana
  • My Story
  • Time Changes
  • Kayayoo
  • Otan Ne Bayie
  • Agya Fakye
  • Kessewaa
  • Nipa Nye
  • Emmanuel
  • Akom
  • Obeye Nipa Den
  • Wahala
  • Odo foforo
  • Armageddon


  • Yaa Basabasa


  • Mede Bema Wodin So


  • Best Actress in a Leading Role (local) – Ghana Movie Awards 2010.
  • Best Actress in a Leading Role (local language) – Ghana Movie Awards 2012.


  • Best Actress in a Leading Role (local) – Ghana Movie Awards 2011.
  • Best Actress in a Supporting Role – Ghana Movie Awards 2013.


She owns a House in Oseikrom, Kumasi.

Vivian Jill Lawrence House


Vivian Jill Lawrence drives a Lexus RX, a Toyota Highlander, and an Infiniti EX35.

Vivian Jill Lawrence cars

Net worth

She has an estimated net worth of $450,000.

FAQs about Vivian Jill Lawrence

• How old is Vivian Jill Lawrence?
She is 40 years old (2024).

• Is Vivian Jill A Ghanaian?
Yes, She is a Ghanaian.

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