Chinyere Yvonne Okoro is an award winning Ghanaian actress, model, television personality and philanthropist born on November 6, 1984.
Yvonne is of dual citizen. Her father is a Nigerian while her mother is from Ghana.
She is from a very large family; she is the first born of her mother and the fifth of all her siblings.
She had her education in Ghana and also learn trade. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Linguistic at the University of Ghana, Legon. She also had a diploma in French Civilization, Drama and Marketing at University De-Nantes in France.
Yvonne Okoro is one of the beautiful Ghanaian actress with many accolades to her name.
Okoro who had showed passion for acting at a very young age, made her acting debut with cameo role in the movie “Sticking to the promise” as produced by Nigerian producer, Theo Akatugba.
She eventually rose to fame with her role in the movie “Beyonce”.
Yvonne who acts in both Nigerian and Ghanaian movies has starred in more than 100 movies which include:
Single and Searching
The President’s Daughter
Ghana Must Go
Like Cotton Twines
Yvonne is that actress that loves to keep her relationship private due to what she has faced in the past.
She’s said to have dated the likes of Togolese footballer, Emmanuel Adebayor, Ghanaian footballers, Stephen Appiah and Asamoah Gyan, Ghanaian musician, Criss Waddle
Yvonne Okoro has 5 siblings; three brothers and two sisters. They are:
Roseline Okoro (Sister)
Keneth Okoro (Brother)
Martin Okoro (Brother)
Elizabeth Okoro (Sister)
Raymond Okoro (Brother)
Awards & Nominations
Yvonne has won numerous awards such as:
Best Actress at Ghana Movie Awards (2010)
Africa Magc Viewers Choice Award
Achievement Award at the Nigeria Excellence Awards
She’s got nominations such as:
Best Actress at Africa Movie Academy Awards
Hottest Ghanaian Actress in Nollywood at City People Entertainment Award
Yvonne Okoro Net Worth
Yvonne Okoro is one of the most influential Ghanaian actress with an estimated net worth of $300,000.