It’s the development of this talent that we mostly fail to do, but that’s a discussion for another day.
Right from a tender age, Ghanaian kids show a lot of prospect and the few lucky ones end up in the entertainment industry. We’ve had child actors, musicians, dancers etc. all entertaining us at one point.
The Majid Michel’s, John Dumelo’s, Jackie Appiah’s, all started young and they are still winning.
Today we present to you some young celebrities below the age of 20 who are making waves in the entertainment industry.
Tuutulapato is a young rapper with a lot of prospect. He won TV3’s “Talented Kids” Talent Show in 2013 and has been performing on several platforms after that.
Emmanuel Darko, known in showbiz as Cartun is a rapper and actor. He started his journey to fame on TV3’s Talented Kidz some years ago. He starred in Kumawood movie, “Fakye” with Lilwin and has been in a couple of other movies. He’s also a cast of award winning TV production, Afia Schwarzenegger and Salinko’s “Bantama Kwesi Aboagye” TV series.
3. Rahim Banda
Rahim is a young actor who has won several awards in the industry. He has starred in a lot of movies and performed excellently. He started acting when he was very young. He’s still making waves yet he hasn’t clocked 20 years yet.
4. Maame Serwaa
Clara Amoateng Benson known popularly as Maame Serwaa is an actress. Maame Serwaa as she’s affectionately called, was discovered in the Kumawwod movie industry and has made her mark. She started acting as a child and has been consistent into her teenage years. She’s won several awards and is currently in Senior High.
5. Abraham Attah
He was virtually unknown until he struck gold with Netflix movie, Beast Of No Nation. He’s been traveling all over the world since then and has won several awards. Still in his teens and living the life.
6. Dabo (Adwen K3si3)
Yaw Dabo is a comic actor making waves in the Kumawood movie industry in Ghana. He was introduced to the industry by colleague actor, Kwaku Manu and has steadily risen through the ranks to become one of the most talked about actors in Kumawood. He’s been marked as the one to take over from Kumawood poster boy, Kwadwo Nkansah Lilwin. Dabo is said to be just 17 years.
Awal Mohammed is a rapper who sounds very similar to award-winning rap artiste, Sarkodie. His journey started on TV3’s “Talented Kidz” after which he got pulled into Sarkodie’s camp where he traveled and performed with the BET winner on several occasions. He has also starred in FOKN Bois’ musical “Coz Ov Moni 2”. He turned 20 years not long ago.