Yvonne Nelson is a Ghanaian actress, film producer, model, and entrepreneur born 12 November 1985 in Accra. Yvonne Nelson the founder of the Glaucoma Foundation which helped to create awareness about the disease.
Yvonne Nelson was born in Accra Ghana. She is a descendant of the Fante and Ga people. She started her early education at St. Martin De Porres School in Accra, and later went to Aggrey Memorial Senior High School. She had her tertiary education at Zenith University College and Central University, where she did a degree course in human resource management. She also graduated from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) with a Masters Degree in International Relations and Diplomacy in 2020.
Yvonne Nelson founded the Yvonne Nelson Glaucoma Foundation in 2010 to help create awareness about the disease. With support from other Ghanaian celebrities, she recorded an all-star charity single and shot a video to help educate people on glaucoma. As a result of her philanthropic activities particularly in glaucoma, she was honored by GoWoman Magazine and Printex for her foundation and film career.
Nelson was a former Miss Ghana contestant and proceeds to the movie scene with big-screen roles in Princess Tyra and Playboy. As a model who is passionate about acting movies, she delved into movie production in 2011 where her first production was the movie “The Price” which was released that year. She also produced Single and Married in 2012 and House of Gold in 2013. She later won Best Picture at the Ghana Movie Awards and Best Ghanaian Movie at the 2013 City People Entertainment Awards.
Husband and Daughter
On October 29, 2017, Yvonne Nelson gave birth to her daughter Ryn Roberts with her ex-boyfriend, Jamie Roberts. The actress remained silent about rumors of her pregnancy until she announced the birth of her daughter through the WOW Magazine Cover. Yvonne nelson remained single after she broke up with her ex-boyfriend Jamie Roberts.
Yvonne Nelson has never tied the knot with any man. However, apart from her baby daddy Jamie Roberts who is currently her ex-boyfriend, Yvonne Nelson never made any public announcement of her decision to marry.
Yvonne Nelson Net Worth
Yvonne Nelson is one of the actresses in Ghana that did not only made it through their acting career but also made money through entrepreneurship. As a movie actress, entrepreneur, movie producer, and director, her current estimated net worth is $900,000 making her one of the richest actresses in Ghana.
Yvonne Nelson was born on 12 November 1985 and is currently 35 years old.
Yvonne Nelson, apart from the movie roles that she plays perfectly, is also known for her height. She is the tallest actress in the Ghana movie industry with a massive height of 6 feet tall.
Movies On Netflix
Yvonne Nelson has produced so many films during her movie career but only one of her movies made it to the international movie streaming platform, Netflix. Her movie, “FIX US“, directed by Pascal Amanfo started streaming on Netflix on 2 August 2020.