Felicity Ama Agyemang known as Nana Ama McBrown is a Ghanaian actress, TV presenter, and music writer. She rose to prominence for her role in the television series Tentacles. Later, she found mainstream success following her role in the Twi-language movie Asoreba.
Nana Ama was born on 15 August 1977 to Cecilia Agyenim Boateng and Kwabena Nkrumah at Kumasi in the Ashanti region of Ghana.
Nana Ama McBrown Age
Nana Ama McBrown was born on 15 August 1977. This indicates that Nana Ama is 43 years old as of 2020.
Nana Ama together with her siblings was adopted by Kofi McBrown and her aunt, Madam Betty Obiri Yeboah. As a result, Nana Ama considers her childhood to have been difficult.
Along with her six siblings, Nana Ama grew up in Kwadaso, Kumasi with her aunt, and her adopted father. To this day, she considers her aunt her “real mother” and has spoken of her gratitude to her aunt for having provided her with a stable and caring home.
Nana Ama McBrown attended St. Peter’s International Residential School and then was moved to Minnesota International and then to central International School.
Nana Ama McBrown ended up as a School dropout after she was moved to Kwadaso L. A J.S.S and was not able to sit for the Basic Education Certificat Examinations. Despite Nana ama’s struggles in academics, she was able to make it to the college of business where she obtained a secretarial certificate.
Nana Ama McBrown started her movie career in 2001 where she played roles in Ghanaian local movies. Her first movie, That Day was released in 2011 and Nana Ama was the lead character in the movie.
Nana Ama has since featured in so many movies which earned her popularity and wealth.
McBrown essentially stumbled into acting. She answered an auction call on the radio by Miracle Films and was hired to do costuming instead. However, on the set, she was able to snag the lead role after the director, Samuel Nyamekye, felt that she was better suited for the role.
In 2001, her first movie, That Day, was released launching her career.
Her performance in That Day opened the floodgates to interesting and exciting roles, landing her a spot on the TV series Tentacles.
In 2007, the movie Asoreba, co-starring Agya Koo and Mercy Aseidu turned Nana Ama into a household name. Since then, she has slowly built a strong following by releasing a slew of critically acclaimed movies.
Nana Ama Mcbrown is the brand ambassador of Royal Drinks and Hisense. She is also the TV host of the Show Mcbrown Kitchen and entertainment talk show at UTV.
In 2004, Nana Ama McBrown dated briefly, Okyeame Kwame, a Ghanaian musician. In the course of the year, the pair were seen traveling together all over Ghana promoting Okyeame Kwame’s solo release.
Nana Ama McBrown Children
Nana Ama McBrown is having only one child, Maxin Awushi Mensah, whom she gave birth to on February 21, 2019. Nana Ama Mcbrown’s husband Maxwell had two children, Phoebe and Chauncey before meeting Nana Ama.
However, Nana Ama is a mother of three children of which two are her stepchildren.
In 2016, she married her longtime boyfriend Maxwell Mawu Mensah and had a baby girl in Frebruary 2019 in Canada.
Nana Ama Mcbrown Husband’s Age
Nana Ama McBrown is married to Maxwell Mawu Mensah. Maxwell Mawu Mensah was born on 3 August 1983. This indicates that Maxwell Mawu Mensah is 37 years old as of 2020. Nana Ama McBrown is 6 years older than her husband Maxwell Mawu Mensah.
Nana Ama McBrown Children
Nana Ama McBrown is having only one child, Maxin Awushi Mensah, whom she gave birth to on February 21, 2019. Nana Ama Mcbrown’s husband Maxwell had two children, Phoebe and Chauncey before meeting Nana Ama. However, Nana Ama is a mother of three children of which two are her stepchildren.
Nana Ama McBrown Biological Child
Nana Ama McBrown has a biological child, Maxin Mawushi Mensah whom she had with her husband Maxwell Mawu Mensah. Maxin Mawushi Mensah was born on 21 February 2019 in Canada.
Nana Ama McBrown First Child
Nana Ama Mcbrown has only one child, Maxin Mawushi Mensah whom she had with her husband Maxwell Mawu Mensah. Maxin was born in Canada on 21 February 2019.
She has acted a lot of movies and has numerous awards to her credit which includes Best/English Actress, Best Actress in Leading Role, Best Traditional movie and Best Story at the 2011 Kumawood Awards.
She also won the Favorite Actress at the 2016 Ghana Movie Awards and Eurostar Best Dressed Female Celebrity on the red carpet at the 2016 Ghana Movie Awards. She also won Golden Actress in a comedy movie with the movie Side Chic Gang at the Golden Movie Awards this year.
Nnipa ye bad
He Is Mine
Love Comes Back
Wo Nyame som po ni
Dea Ade Wo No
My Own Mother
Di Asempa (Osofo Maame)
Asabea (The Blind Girl)
The Pastor’s Wife
I Know My Rights
Onyame ye Onyame
John and John (2017)