Yvonne Nelson Net Worth and Biography

Yvonne Nelson Net Worth and Biography

Yvonne Nelson is a dark, beautiful and well-talented actress, model, entrepreneur, and film producer. Born on the 12th of November 1985 in Ghana to O.Nelson and Margaret Gaddy, she is originally from Cape Coast. She is the last out of the family of four children making her the last born of the family { Yvonne Nelson Net Worth 2017 & Biography }.

  • Profession: Actress
  • Date Of Birth: November 12, 1985
  • Country Of Origin: Ghanaian
  • Yvonne Nelson Net Worth 2017: $900,000

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Yvonne Nelson Net Worth and Biography


  • Background and Early Life

Yvonne Nelson started her education at St. Martin De Porres School in Ghana and later proceeded to Aggrey Memorial Senior High School. She attended central University College and earned a degree in Human Resources Management.

Yvonne Nelson won her first beauty pageant while she was in secondary school. She contested for “Miss Aggrey” at the High School she attended and won.She was also a contestant in Miss Ghana Beauty Pageant 2005; she did not win the crown but she won the talent segment of the competition when she gave a rap number on HIV/AIDS.

  • Career

Yvonne Nelson also won Miss Photogenic, the other awards she won in the beauty pageant gave her exposure and she later won a two-year contract as the face 0f Maxim Cosmetics. She later got a role in the TV series “Fortune Island” and this mark the beginning of her acting career. The film that brought Yvonne Nelson into the limelight is “Princess Tyra” and “Playboy” which was shot is 2007 and 2008 respectively. She visits Nigeria often and has featured in movie projects in Nollywood film industry after her success in “Princess Tyra”.

After she has gained ground and became a popular actress, Yvonne Nelson went ahead to produce her first movies in 2011 titled “The Price” and “Married Next Year”.  Yvonne Nelson has acted many movies since them and played leading role in popular movies. She was proudly the first Ghanaian actress to act in Ivory Coast when Nigeria, Ghana and Ivory Coast collaborated for the first time.

  • Awards

Yvonne Nelson movies won the award of Best Ghanaian Movie in Nigeria in 2013, the award was given to her by City Peoples Awards. She also stole the show at the Ghana Movie awards in 2013 when she won the award for “Best Picture” plus many more awards not listed in this post.

  • Yvonne Nelson’s Love Life

She was rumored to have dated Nigerian Singer Onoyum Mbuk popularly known as Iyanya. Rumor has it that the singer was also in a hot romance with Tonto Dike and Yvonne Nelson had a fight with her, Iyanya was said to have dumped both ladies after the fight. She said the rumor was not true, according to her, she has never dated Iyanya, they were just friends with no strings attached.

She was also rumored to have dated the Nigerian rapper and singer Ice Prince Zamani. The actress never debunked the rumor; neither did she affirm it to be true. She has been keeping her love life away from the media for some time now but she has been romantically linked with the handsome Ghanaian actor John Dumelo.

  • Yvonne Nelson Net Worth 2017

Yvonne Nelson is currently the richest Ghanaian actress at the moment. She has done well for herself as her net worth is over $900,000. The beautiful, talented and rich actress is also a model, film producer, and a businesswoman.

She did not make her wealth just by being on the screen, the beautiful actress is also an entrepreneur. Yvonne founded a fashion shop she named YN’s Closet and a hairline. Her film production company was also named YN after her.

Yvonne Nelson Glaucoma Foundation

Yvonne Nelson founded Yvonne Nelson Glaucoma Foundation in 2010; she uses the foundation to create awareness about Glaucoma disease. She collaborated with other Ghanaian celebrities to record a charity single and went ahead to shot a video to help educate people about the disease. Her foundation recorded a success; in fact, she was so successful with it that she got awards from Printex and GoWoman Magazine in 2013.

However, the foundation did not survive for long because she had financial challenges at that time but she would always be remembered for her kind-hearted attempt and zeal to affect the lives of others. She was moved to start the foundation by the death of people around her who suffered from Glaucoma and finally lost their lives to the disease.


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