Roselyn wins best actress award at US African Film Festival

Ghanaian actress, Roselyn Ngissah was named Best Lead Actress Award at this year’s African Film/ Music Awards & Festival (AFRIFIMO) held last weekend in Maryland, USA.
Roselyn beat other actresses such as Yvonne Okroro to grab the title.
“I am very humbled and I thank God for the award, I have been nominated on several ocassions outside Africa and this is the first time I have won. I am more than happy” she told Showbiz last week Friday. The elated Roselyn, who has also been nominated for Best Supporting Actress at the GIAMA Awards, also to be hosted in USA next month, said she is grateful to anyone who voted for her to win the award.
Known for movies such as Somewhere In Africa, 4play, Devil In A Dress, Purple Rose, Adams Apple, Tenants, Miser and Sugar, Roselyn said she is working hard to produce her own movies.
Ghanaian actor Kofi Adjorlolo received a special Diamond Honorary Award alongside great actors like Morgan Freeman (USA), Alex Usifo (Nigeria), David Vandy (Sierra Leone) and Jimmy Bangura (Sierra Leone).
AFRIFIMO awards was conceived to reward deserving Africans and people of African descent in the film and music industry all over the world who have made significant progress in the entertainment industry.
Source: Graphic Online

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