Top 10 funniest actors in Ghana

Ghana, a vibrant country in West Africa, is known for its rich culture, history, and talent. One of the areas where this talent shines through is in the film industry, particularly in comedy. Here, we present the top 10 funniest actors who have contributed significantly to the laughter and joy in many Ghanaian homes.

1 . Bob Santo

The late Bob Santo was already a household name from his days in Key Soap Concert Party before he ventured into acting. He made a name for himself as one of the best comic actors, if not the best.

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2. Judas

Abusuapanin Judas was a constant companion to Bob Santo. Before Santo’s death, there was no Judas without Santo. His clips from their time still crack us up.

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3. Agya Koo

Agya Koo began his career as a comedian at Key Soap Concert Party before moving into the Kumawood industry. Till date, he is recognized as one of the best comic actors in Ghana.

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4. Nana Ama Mcbrown

Nana Ama Mcbrown  is one of the few versatile actresses in the Kumawood scene, who doesn’t need a stock role to be funny.

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5. Akrobeto

Akrobeto, like many of his male colleagues, started his comic career from Key Soap Concert Party before venturing into the movie industry.

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6. Kyeiwaa

Kyeiwaa became popular after her role in the movie ‘Kyeiwaa’ gained recognition in Ghana.

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7. Kwadwo Nkansah Lilwin

Winner of Ghana’s Favourite Actor in the 6th edition of the Ghana Movie Awards in 2015, Lil Win is arguably one of the best comic actors in Ghana.

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8. Kwaku Manu

Though Kwaku Manu is more popularly known nowadays for his “aggressive interviews,”  there was a time when he brought a lot of laughter to our homes.

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9. OB Amponsah

OB Amponsah  is a rising star in the Ghanaian comedy scene, known for his unique style and delivery.

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10. DKB

DKB, or Derick Kobina Bonney, is a well-known figure in the Ghanaian comedy industry. His witty jokes and charismatic stage presence have earned him a spot on this list.

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These actors, with their unique styles and infectious laughter, have carved a niche for themselves in the Ghanaian film industry. They continue to entertain audiences both at home and abroad, contributing to the growth and popularity of Ghanaian comedy.

Remember, laughter is the best medicine, and these actors are certainly good at dispensing it! Stay tuned for more updates on the Ghanaian comedy scene.

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