Emelia Brobbey Biography and net worth

Emelia Brobbey is a Ghanaian actress, television presenter, and philanthropist. She was born on January 6, 1982, in Akim Swedru, Ghana. Emelia gained popularity through her roles in Ghanaian movies and has established herself as one of the prominent actresses in the Ghanaian film industry, commonly referred to as “Ghallywood.”

Emelia Brobbey made her acting debut in the movie “Tribal War” in 2002 and has since appeared in numerous Ghanaian movies, including “Slave to Lust,” “Evil Heart,” “Adanfo Bone,” and “Odo Asa.” She has worked with various renowned Ghanaian actors and actresses and has received several awards for her performances.

Aside from her acting career, Emelia Brobbey has also hosted television shows in Ghana. She presented the popular cooking show “Okukuseku” on Adom TV, where she showcased her culinary skills and shared recipes with viewers.

Emelia is also involved in philanthropic activities. In 2018, she launched the Emelia Brobbey Foundation, which aims to support less privileged children in Ghana by providing them with educational resources, healthcare, and other essential needs.

Overall, Emelia Brobbey has made significant contributions to the Ghanaian entertainment industry through her acting skills, television hosting, and charitable endeavors.

Who is Emelia Brobbey?; Emelia Brobbey Biography

Emelia Brobbey is a Ghanaian actress who acts with passion. She is also a musician, film producer, brand influencer, television presenter, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. She is the host of Okukuseku Talk Show and the CEO of EBice natural mineral water and Start ice natural mineral water. Emelia has starred in Ghanaian movies such as Frema, Adanfo Bone, and Kae. She has songs like Fa Ma Ko and Odo Electric.

Emelia Brobbey Profile Summary

Real name: Emelia Brobbey
Age: 41 years old
Date of Birth: January 6, 1982
Hometown: Akyem Swedru, Eastern Region
Tribe: Akyem
Instagram: @emeliabrobbey
Facebook: Emelia brobbey

Emelia Brobbey Early life

Emelia Brobbey was born and bred in her hometown, Akyem Swedru, in the Eastern Region of Ghana. She was born on January 6, 1982, to Madam Selina Nana Yaa Twumwaa Amponsah and Mr. Samuel Brobbey. Emelia is 41 years old as of 2023. She is the first of three children, two females, and one male.

Emelia Brobbey Parents

Emelia’s parents are Selina Nana Yaa Twumwaa Amponsah and Samuel Brobbey. They are both Ghanaians who hail from Akyem Swedru in the Eastern Region of Ghana, and they gave birth to three children.

Emelia Brobbey Siblings

She has two siblings, a younger brother and a sister called Abena.

Emelia Brobbey Educational Background

Emelia Brobbey had her junior high education at St. Agatha Girls’ School in Akim Swedru. She proceeded to Akim Swedru Senior High School for her high school education, and from there, she enrolled at Kyebi Presbyterian Teacher’s Training College. After completing Training College, Brobbey furthered to study Journalism at Manifold Tutorial College, Accra. She holds a Diploma in Journalism from Manifold Tutorial College, a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources from GIMPA, and an ICM certificate in Broadcast Journalism.

Emelia Brobbey Husband

Emelia Brobbey got married to Dr. Kofi Adu Boateng in 2010 but divorced in 2012. She is currently in a relationship but not married.

Emelia Brobbey Children

She has two children (sons), one with her ex-husband and the other with a different man.

Emelia Brobbey Career

When Emelia Brobbey was young, she wanted to become a Journalist. However, when she got to primary 5, her class teacher used to train her in spoken words, and as a result, she started developing an interest in acting.

After senior high school, Emelia enrolled in a Teacher’s Training College, and after she completed, she began her career as a professional teacher. She was posted to teach at Obuasi JHS Complex, where she taught JHS 1-3 pupils Ghanaian language (Twi) and Agric Science.

While Emelia was teaching at Obuasi JHS Complex, she still had a passion for acting, and one day she met Nana Ama McBrown, Samuel Nyamekye (CEO of Miracle Films), and Daniel Adeleke, who had come for the funeral of the late Santo at Akyem Awiasa not very far from her hometown, Akyem Swedru.

Emelia Brobbey told Daniel Adeleke about wanting to act, and she was told to come to the Kumasi Cultural Centre. Days later, she went to Kumasi and did her first film auditions. Emelia landed a role after her auditions at the Cultural Centre in Kumasi in her first movie titled “Tribal War.” She played her role perfectly in this movie with the little coaching she got from director James Aboagye.

Emelia commenced her acting career in 2002, and her first movie was Tribal War, produced by Miracle Films Productions. After this movie, she featured in two other films, Etirimu o sum, and Odasani, produced by Miracle Films. And after other producers came on board and started working with her.

However, Emelia Brobbey was still teaching in Obuasi and coming from Obuasi to act in Kumasi. Along the line, this disrupted her teaching, so she had to forgo one career to pursue the other. Emelia Brobbey chose to go into full-time acting, and now she is one of the most celebrated actresses in Ghana.

She has starred in over 200 movies in Ghana and acted alongside stars like Agya Koo, Mercy Asiedu, Kyeiwaa, Lilwin, Bill Asamoah, and McBrown. Aside from starring in movies, Emelia has produced four films so far. She is also a television presenter with a talk show called Okukuseku on Adom TV. She is also the host of Emelia’s Hour on YouTube.

In addition, Brobbey is a musician and a brand influencer. She has five songs to her credit. In 2021, she was appointed as one of the ambassadors for the COVID-19 National Trust Fund.

Emelia Brobbey Movies

• Tribal War
• Akwansidie
• Kae
• Nyame Abasa
• Nteteye Pa
• Adofo Asa
• Frema
• High Tension
• Games of the Heart
• Medimafo Tease
• Wo Nyame Som Mpo Ni
• Odasani
• Obi Nteasea
• Asem Asa
• Heroes of Africa (Tetteh Quarshie)
• The Big Six
• Atanfo Ntumi Nye Nyame
• Enye me saa
• Nkonyaa
• Magyenkwa
• Obaatan Bone
• Etiri Mu ye sum
• Afasuo
• Yese Yesee
• Asantewaa
• Pains of True Love
• Seed of Rejection

Emelia Brobbey Productions

• Enye me saa
• Frema
• Mekunu Wuo
• Adanfo Bone

Emelia Brobbey Songs

• Fa Me Ko
• Fa Me Ko (Remix) ft Prince Bright
• Emelia
• Odo Electric ft. Wendy Shay
• Makoma ft. Kwami Eugene

Emelia Brobbey Awards

• Best Actress in a Supporting Role – Kumawood and Akoben Movie Awards (KAM) 2012.
• Best Actress in a Supporting Role – Ghana Movie Awards 2012.
• Best Actress in a Leading Role – Kumawood and Akoben Movie Awards (KAM) 2013.
• Best International Act – Royal Africa Awards 2015.
• Kumawood Ambassador (Female) – Kumawood and Akoben Film Festival Awards 2015.
• Best Indigenous Actress of the Year – City People Entertainment Awards 2016.
• Female Philanthropist – African Gold Awards 2017.
• Best Ghallywood Actress/Philanthropist – 3G Award in Showbiz 2018.
• Outstanding Woman Actress – Ghana Outstanding Women Awards (GOWA) 2018.
• ATEA Showbiz Star Foundation – Africa Tertiary Entrepreneurs Awards 2019.
• Best Actress – Zulu African Film Academy Awards (ZAFAA) 2019.

Emelia Brobbey Businesses

Emelia Brobbey co-owns Start ice natural mineral water and EBice natural mineral water. She owns Start Media and a shop.

Emelia Brobbey Philanthropy

Emelia has done several philanthropic works through her Emelia Brobbey Charity Organization. In 2014, she visited the Adullam Orphanage and presented them with gifts from brands in Ghana. In 2016, she raised funds to complete a classroom block for Cherubs Orphanage, among others.

She has won some awards for her charity works, including ATEA showbiz star Foundation at the Africa Tertiary Entrepreneurs Awards 2019 and Female Philanthropist Award at the African Gold Awards 2017.

Emelia Brobbey House

The actress owns about four houses in Ghana which she has rented out. She lives in a beautiful mansion at Brofoyedu, Kumasi, Ashanti Region.

Emelia Brobbey Cars

She has a Toyota RAV4 and other cars.

Emelia Brobbey Net worth

Brobbey has an estimated net worth of $550,000.

FAQs about Emelia Brobbey

• How old is Emelia Brobbey?
She is 41 years old as of 2023.

• Is Emelia Brobbey having a child?
Yes, she has two children (sons).

• How many children does Emelia Brobbey have?
Two (2).

• Has Emelia Brobbey given birth?

• Who is Emelia Brobbey married to?
She is currently not married.

• What is the name of Emelia Brobbey ex-husband?
Brobbey’s ex-husband is called Dr. Kofi Adu Boateng.

• Where does Emelia Brobbey come from?
She comes from Kyebi Swedru in the Eastern Region of Ghana.

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