- Ghanaian director Joshua Kissi has made the country proud with a new career milestone
- Kissi directed an advert for the National Basketball Association (NBA), and luxury drink brand, Hennessy
- The advert premiered during the 2021 NBA playoffs
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Joshua Kissi, a Ghanaian-American creative entrepreneur has achieved a new career-high by directing an advert for the National Basketball Association (NBA), and Hennessy.
The advert titled "Take It Far" debuted during the second round of the 2021 NBA playoffs, and features the likes of Russell Westbrook and Victor Solomon.
It is part of the campaign dubbed “Make Moves That Start Movements” that seeks to shine a light on some high-profile personalities, and how they have impacted basketball and their communities.
An excited Kissi shared how he felt watching the commercial directed by him on Twitter.
"The Knicks didn't win but there's nothing like watching first commercial during NBA playoffs, I'm gassed can't lie," wrote Kissi, who specializes in photography and filmmaking.
His post has been swarmed with compliments from a number of people.
"Congratulations fam, this is absolutely amazing," wrote Jasmine.
Asfar shared his thought about the quality of the advert writing: "This is absolutely beautiful. My brother mabrook! Love"
Mickey shared a personal story: Crazy bruh, been following you since http://360waves.net lol Proud of ya success brother!!
Rachel Park screamed through the internet writing in all caps: "INCREDIBLE"
In other news, Ghanaian writer and producer, Ekua Armah, has joined Savage X Fenty, a lingerie line owned by Rihanna, the top-selling American star and businesswoman.
Armah shared the news about her new job as an Editorial and Brand Copywriter for the company on LinkedIn, the platform mainly used for professional networking.
"Incredibly excited to announce that I recently joined the Savage X Fenty: Lingerie by Rihanna team! #newposition," reads the post by Armah.
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