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About

Nana Ama McBrown is an award-winning actress who got into the profession by chance. Her first movie was "That Day" and since then, Nana Ama McBrown has featured in numerous films. Find out more in this Nana Ama McBrown biography.

Personal Life

The real name of Nana Ama McBrown is Felicity Ama Agyemang. She was born to her father Mr Kwabena Nkrumah and her mother Mrs Cecilia Agyenim Boateng on 17 August 1997 in Kumasi, Ghana. Unfortunately, Nana Ama McBrown's parents separated and later divorced when she was only seven years old. 

Consequently, Nana Ama McBrowns’s mother was left with the duty of caring for seven children - Nana Ama McBrown had six siblings - which proved difficult and resolved to put them up for adoption. Their aunt Madam Betty Obiri Yeboah and her husband Kofi McBrown took them in and that’s where Ama got her surname McBrown.

Nana Ama McBrown and her sisters spent their childhood at Kwadaso, Kumasi with their adoptive parents whom she considers her real parents now. 

Nana Ama McBrown’s Schooling

The difficulties of living in a different household did not bar Nana from pursuing her studies. Nana Ama McBrown’s educational background goes back to her primary school days in St. Peters International Resident School then to Minessota International and Central International. She later went to the College of Business where she got a certificate in secretarial work.

Nana Ama McBrown’s Career

Nana Ama McBrown's entry into acting happened by chance. She overheard an advertisement on the radio and being an Afro Cinema fan, she couldn’t pass up the opportunity. 

Nana Ama McBrown attended the auditions but only landed the role of a costumier. As the auditions went on and the film director was struggling to find suitable actors, Nana Ama McBrown caught the eye of the director through her work and was handpicked for the lead role of the film.  

Nana Ama McBrown's first movie “That Day” launched her career. Her talent was evident and after her first gig, she landed another role on the television series “Tentacles”. She was part of the cast of "Asoreba", a movie that kickstarted the use of the Twi-Languange in the Ghana movie scene. 

Nana Ama McBrown has a successful career in acting. She’s since featured in many more films like "Coming To Africa", "Madam Joan", "Nsem Pii", "SideChic Gang", "Nnipi ye Bad" and many more.

Nana Ama McBrown can handle different roles on set. She is also a television presenter and her work has been recognised as she’s won several awards. 

Nana Ama McBrown’s Relationship

A lot of women tend to panic when they get to 30 or 35 and aren’t married or don’t have a child. Well, here’s Nana Ama McBrown to tell you that those fears shouldn’t hold you back.

Nana Ama McBrown and her husband got married in 2016 to her lover Maxwell Mawu in a private ceremony. Fans caught wind of the development after images of the event circulated online. One of the pictures that caught so many people’s attention is that of Nana Ama McBrown's stunning diamond ring. 

The television queen was 39 years old at the time, a fact that led many to question Nana Ama McBrown and her husband’s age difference.

Well, both have a six-year gap as the actress was born on 17 August 1977 and her husband was born on 3 August 1983. That said, people also questioned Nana Ama McBrown’s relationship status. Was this Nana Ama McBrown’s first marriage?

Yes, this is the actress's first marriage and Maxwell Mawu is her first husband. 

Nana Ama McBrown’s divorce

When reports emerged that Nana Ama McBrown’s husband was on the verge of filing for a divorce, Maxwell himself came out and rubbished any claims with a public display of affection. 

He referred to her wife as Queenino, provided assurance that their marriage was on solid ground and also told off his critics for spreading fake news. Thus, Nana Ama McBrown remains married and doesn't have an ex-husband.

Okyeame Kwame and Nana Ama McBrown

Okyeame Kwame is a musician who has worked closely with Nana Ama McBrown. In fact, the television presenter was forced to explain why she joined him on stage during the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards in 2021. 

Nana Ama McBrown and Okyeame reportedly dated for a short period before they ended things.

Nana Ama McBrown’s Family

Nana Ama McBrown and her husband welcomed their first child three years after their marriage. Nana Ama McBrown’s daughter Maxin Mawushi Mensah was born on 29 February 2019 in a Canadian hospital. The actress was 42 and when the news filtered through, many sent their congratulatory messages.

This was a big relief to the actress who opened up about her struggle to bear a child and also praised her husband for being patient with her.

After being a first-time mother, Nana Ama McBrown wants to carry more children. This time, she wants to have twins and give her daughter Maxin siblings. Reports emerged that she is expecting a new baby but she is yet to confirm the news. 

Nana Ama McBrown’s Children

The daughter of Nana Ama McBrown is the only biological child of the actress. She has three other adopted children from her husband’s previous relationships. Nana Ama McBrown’s three children include a son Chauncey Mensah, Nikita McBrown and Phoebe.   

Nana Ama McBrown's Accident

After her absence from her show United Showbiz on UTV, Nana Ama McBrown was forced to share details of her whereabouts. She revealed that she travelled to Germany for surgery on her hand to correct a defect after an accident she suffered in 2013 left it damaged.

Nana Ama McBrown fractured the same hand in 2020 and had been to surgery in Ghana. However, she now sought the services of German doctors in a bid to get her hand healed.

Nana Ama McBrown’s Controversies

Nana Ama Mc Brown in court

Nana Ama McBrown was a witness in a court case in which Lawrence Asiamah Hanson popularly known as Bulldog was accused of threatening the life of President Nana Akuffo Addo. 

During Nana Ama McBrown’s United Showbiz, Bulldog said that the president will not finish his term should he not pay customers of a Ponzi scheme. During her court appearance, she didn’t take to the witness box and explained that it was the court's decision.

Nana Ama McBrown sacked from UTV 

After missing in action from her television show United Showbiz, many people concluded that Nana Ama McBrown was shown the exit door. However, she has since cleared the air over the matter and said she still works for the station.

Nana Ama McBrown’s absence from the show has also led to speculation that she is pregnant but she is yet to speak over the matter.

Suzzy Williams and Nana Ama McBrown

A social media evangelist Addai Williams controversially stated that Suzzy Williams who died after a car accident came back and remains alive in the form of Nana Ana McBrown. He justified the statement by pointing to their date of birth as they share the same age.

Nana Ama McBrown House and Cars

Nana Ama McBrown’s Car

Nana Ama Mc Brown's new car is a Brabus G-Wagon estimated to cost her GH¢ 1 million. Her collection also includes:

Lexus lx 570 2017 which is estimated to be GH¢360.000

KIA Soul which is priced at GH¢60,000 

 Mercedez Benz C350 4MATIC 2015 GH¢250.000

Range Rover Sport Evoque 2015 GH¢368,000

Mercedez G-Wagon estimated to cost GH¢480.000

Nana Ama McBrown’s House

Nana Ama McBrown gave her fans a glance into her new house when she was on her way out. The flooring of her house has a classy wooden finish with a glassy door and another video shows her house has a swimming pool inside. That’s not much to describe the house but from the looks of it, she still lives in a grand house.

Nana Ama McBrown’s Net Worth

Nana Ama McBrown is now one of the biggest actresses in Ghana. Her net worth is also ballooning and is estimated to be around $900,000. She generates this from her career in acting, endorsement deals, television presenter and business investments.

Awards & Recognition

Nana Ama McBrown has won several awards in her career. 

2021: Female Actor of the Year at the Entertainment Achievement Awards

2020: Outstanding Woman Brand Influencer at the Ghana Outstanding Women’s Awards

2020: Radio & Television Personality Award

2019/20: TV Female Entertainment Show of the Year

2019/20: TV Female Presenter of the Year

2018: Golden Actress in a Comedy Movie at the Golden Movie Awards

2016: Favourite Actress & Eurostar Best Dressed Female Celebrity at the Ghana Movie Awards

2011: Best English Actress, Best Actress in a Leading Role, Best Traditional Movie & Best Story at the Kumawoods Awards

Social Media

Nana Ama McBrown’s Instagram: @IAmMamaMcBrown

Nana Ama McBrown’s Twitter: @EmpreszzMcBrown 

Nana Ama McBrown’s Facebook: Official Nana McBrown

Q&A

Who is Nana Ama McBrown?

Nana Ama McBrown is an actress, television presenter, scriptwriter and music writer known for her role in the film “That Day” and the television series Tentacles.

How old is Nana Ama McBrown?

Born on 17 August 1977, Nana Ama McBrown’s real age is 45.

Who is Nana Ama McBrown's husband?

Nana Ama McBrown’s husband is Maxwell Mawu whom she married in 2016. 

What work does Nana Ama McBrown's husband do?

Nana McBrown’s husband Maxell Mensah works as her brand manager

How old is Nana Ama McBrown's first child?

Ana Ama McBrown’s first child Maxine Mawushi Mensah who was born on 29 February 2019 is three years old.  

Nana Ama McBrown and Lilwin, who is rich?

Nana Ama McBrown has a net worth of $900,000. In comparison, Lilwin’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million and thus the latter is richer.

Is Nana Ama McBrown the owner of McBerry biscuit?

Contrary to popular belief, Nana Ama McBrown is the brand ambassador of McBerry biscuit and not the owner. McBerry biscuits are produced by Twellin Industries. 

Nana Ama McBrown and Shatta Wale who is rich?

Nana Ama McBrown’s net worth stands at $900,000 while Shatta Wale’s net worth is estimated to be $11 million. As such, Shatta Wale is richer than Nana Ama McBrown.

Real name:
Felicity Ama Agyemang
Occupation:
Actress, Scriptwriter, Music writer, Television Presenter
Birthday:
17 August 1977
Nationality:
Ghanaian
Star sign:
Leo
Birth place:
Kumasi, Ghana
Height:
5’6
Children:
1
Net Worth:
$900,000 or GH¢6,800,000

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Image of Nana Ama McBrown's Biography: Personal Life, Schooling, Career, Relationships, Family, House
Real name:
Felicity Ama Agyemang
Occupation:
Actress, Scriptwriter, Music writer, Television Presenter
Birthday:
17 August 1977
Nationality:
Ghanaian
Star sign:
Leo
Birth place:
Kumasi, Ghana
Height:
5’6
Children:
1
Net Worth:
$900,000 or GH¢6,800,000

About

Nana Ama McBrown is an award-winning actress who got into the profession by chance. Her first movie was "That Day" and since then, Nana Ama McBrown has featured in numerous films. Find out more in this Nana Ama McBrown biography.

Personal Life

The real name of Nana Ama McBrown is Felicity Ama Agyemang. She was born to her father Mr Kwabena Nkrumah and her mother Mrs Cecilia Agyenim Boateng on 17 August 1997 in Kumasi, Ghana. Unfortunately, Nana Ama McBrown's parents separated and later divorced when she was only seven years old. 

Consequently, Nana Ama McBrowns’s mother was left with the duty of caring for seven children - Nana Ama McBrown had six siblings - which proved difficult and resolved to put them up for adoption. Their aunt Madam Betty Obiri Yeboah and her husband Kofi McBrown took them in and that’s where Ama got her surname McBrown.

Nana Ama McBrown and her sisters spent their childhood at Kwadaso, Kumasi with their adoptive parents whom she considers her real parents now. 

Nana Ama McBrown’s Schooling

The difficulties of living in a different household did not bar Nana from pursuing her studies. Nana Ama McBrown’s educational background goes back to her primary school days in St. Peters International Resident School then to Minessota International and Central International. She later went to the College of Business where she got a certificate in secretarial work.

Nana Ama McBrown’s Career

Nana Ama McBrown's entry into acting happened by chance. She overheard an advertisement on the radio and being an Afro Cinema fan, she couldn’t pass up the opportunity. 

Nana Ama McBrown attended the auditions but only landed the role of a costumier. As the auditions went on and the film director was struggling to find suitable actors, Nana Ama McBrown caught the eye of the director through her work and was handpicked for the lead role of the film.  

Nana Ama McBrown's first movie “That Day” launched her career. Her talent was evident and after her first gig, she landed another role on the television series “Tentacles”. She was part of the cast of "Asoreba", a movie that kickstarted the use of the Twi-Languange in the Ghana movie scene. 

Nana Ama McBrown has a successful career in acting. She’s since featured in many more films like "Coming To Africa", "Madam Joan", "Nsem Pii", "SideChic Gang", "Nnipi ye Bad" and many more.

Nana Ama McBrown can handle different roles on set. She is also a television presenter and her work has been recognised as she’s won several awards. 

Nana Ama McBrown’s Relationship

A lot of women tend to panic when they get to 30 or 35 and aren’t married or don’t have a child. Well, here’s Nana Ama McBrown to tell you that those fears shouldn’t hold you back.

Nana Ama McBrown and her husband got married in 2016 to her lover Maxwell Mawu in a private ceremony. Fans caught wind of the development after images of the event circulated online. One of the pictures that caught so many people’s attention is that of Nana Ama McBrown's stunning diamond ring. 

The television queen was 39 years old at the time, a fact that led many to question Nana Ama McBrown and her husband’s age difference.

Well, both have a six-year gap as the actress was born on 17 August 1977 and her husband was born on 3 August 1983. That said, people also questioned Nana Ama McBrown’s relationship status. Was this Nana Ama McBrown’s first marriage?

Yes, this is the actress's first marriage and Maxwell Mawu is her first husband. 

Nana Ama McBrown’s divorce

When reports emerged that Nana Ama McBrown’s husband was on the verge of filing for a divorce, Maxwell himself came out and rubbished any claims with a public display of affection. 

He referred to her wife as Queenino, provided assurance that their marriage was on solid ground and also told off his critics for spreading fake news. Thus, Nana Ama McBrown remains married and doesn't have an ex-husband.

Okyeame Kwame and Nana Ama McBrown

Okyeame Kwame is a musician who has worked closely with Nana Ama McBrown. In fact, the television presenter was forced to explain why she joined him on stage during the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards in 2021. 

Nana Ama McBrown and Okyeame reportedly dated for a short period before they ended things.

Nana Ama McBrown’s Family

Nana Ama McBrown and her husband welcomed their first child three years after their marriage. Nana Ama McBrown’s daughter Maxin Mawushi Mensah was born on 29 February 2019 in a Canadian hospital. The actress was 42 and when the news filtered through, many sent their congratulatory messages.

This was a big relief to the actress who opened up about her struggle to bear a child and also praised her husband for being patient with her.

After being a first-time mother, Nana Ama McBrown wants to carry more children. This time, she wants to have twins and give her daughter Maxin siblings. Reports emerged that she is expecting a new baby but she is yet to confirm the news. 

Nana Ama McBrown’s Children

The daughter of Nana Ama McBrown is the only biological child of the actress. She has three other adopted children from her husband’s previous relationships. Nana Ama McBrown’s three children include a son Chauncey Mensah, Nikita McBrown and Phoebe.   

Nana Ama McBrown's Accident

After her absence from her show United Showbiz on UTV, Nana Ama McBrown was forced to share details of her whereabouts. She revealed that she travelled to Germany for surgery on her hand to correct a defect after an accident she suffered in 2013 left it damaged.

Nana Ama McBrown fractured the same hand in 2020 and had been to surgery in Ghana. However, she now sought the services of German doctors in a bid to get her hand healed.

Nana Ama McBrown’s Controversies

Nana Ama Mc Brown in court

Nana Ama McBrown was a witness in a court case in which Lawrence Asiamah Hanson popularly known as Bulldog was accused of threatening the life of President Nana Akuffo Addo. 

During Nana Ama McBrown’s United Showbiz, Bulldog said that the president will not finish his term should he not pay customers of a Ponzi scheme. During her court appearance, she didn’t take to the witness box and explained that it was the court's decision.

Nana Ama McBrown sacked from UTV 

After missing in action from her television show United Showbiz, many people concluded that Nana Ama McBrown was shown the exit door. However, she has since cleared the air over the matter and said she still works for the station.

Nana Ama McBrown’s absence from the show has also led to speculation that she is pregnant but she is yet to speak over the matter.

Suzzy Williams and Nana Ama McBrown

A social media evangelist Addai Williams controversially stated that Suzzy Williams who died after a car accident came back and remains alive in the form of Nana Ana McBrown. He justified the statement by pointing to their date of birth as they share the same age.

Nana Ama McBrown House and Cars

Nana Ama McBrown’s Car

Nana Ama Mc Brown's new car is a Brabus G-Wagon estimated to cost her GH¢ 1 million. Her collection also includes:

Lexus lx 570 2017 which is estimated to be GH¢360.000

KIA Soul which is priced at GH¢60,000 

 Mercedez Benz C350 4MATIC 2015 GH¢250.000

Range Rover Sport Evoque 2015 GH¢368,000

Mercedez G-Wagon estimated to cost GH¢480.000

Nana Ama McBrown’s House

Nana Ama McBrown gave her fans a glance into her new house when she was on her way out. The flooring of her house has a classy wooden finish with a glassy door and another video shows her house has a swimming pool inside. That’s not much to describe the house but from the looks of it, she still lives in a grand house.

Nana Ama McBrown’s Net Worth

Nana Ama McBrown is now one of the biggest actresses in Ghana. Her net worth is also ballooning and is estimated to be around $900,000. She generates this from her career in acting, endorsement deals, television presenter and business investments.

Awards & Recognition

Nana Ama McBrown has won several awards in her career. 

2021: Female Actor of the Year at the Entertainment Achievement Awards

2020: Outstanding Woman Brand Influencer at the Ghana Outstanding Women’s Awards

2020: Radio & Television Personality Award

2019/20: TV Female Entertainment Show of the Year

2019/20: TV Female Presenter of the Year

2018: Golden Actress in a Comedy Movie at the Golden Movie Awards

2016: Favourite Actress & Eurostar Best Dressed Female Celebrity at the Ghana Movie Awards

2011: Best English Actress, Best Actress in a Leading Role, Best Traditional Movie & Best Story at the Kumawoods Awards

Social Media

Nana Ama McBrown’s Instagram: @IAmMamaMcBrown

Nana Ama McBrown’s Twitter: @EmpreszzMcBrown 

Nana Ama McBrown’s Facebook: Official Nana McBrown

Q&A

Who is Nana Ama McBrown?

Nana Ama McBrown is an actress, television presenter, scriptwriter and music writer known for her role in the film “That Day” and the television series Tentacles.

How old is Nana Ama McBrown?

Born on 17 August 1977, Nana Ama McBrown’s real age is 45.

Who is Nana Ama McBrown's husband?

Nana Ama McBrown’s husband is Maxwell Mawu whom she married in 2016. 

What work does Nana Ama McBrown's husband do?

Nana McBrown’s husband Maxell Mensah works as her brand manager

How old is Nana Ama McBrown's first child?

Ana Ama McBrown’s first child Maxine Mawushi Mensah who was born on 29 February 2019 is three years old.  

Nana Ama McBrown and Lilwin, who is rich?

Nana Ama McBrown has a net worth of $900,000. In comparison, Lilwin’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million and thus the latter is richer.

Is Nana Ama McBrown the owner of McBerry biscuit?

Contrary to popular belief, Nana Ama McBrown is the brand ambassador of McBerry biscuit and not the owner. McBerry biscuits are produced by Twellin Industries. 

Nana Ama McBrown and Shatta Wale who is rich?

Nana Ama McBrown’s net worth stands at $900,000 while Shatta Wale’s net worth is estimated to be $11 million. As such, Shatta Wale is richer than Nana Ama McBrown.