If the popular adage, “Age is just a number” is anything to go by, some Ghanaian public icons would fall within the category that aptly describes the age-old saying because of their extremely opposite looks juxtaposed with their ages.
Today, YEN.com.gh brings you some celebrities who appear younger in person than their real ages. It goes without saying that some Ghanaian celebrities can be said to be ‘forever young’ just by their looks.
Many people would argue that some of their looks can be attributed to beauty-enhancing and anti-aging products but all things being equal, we need to give it up for these public icons and compliment their young looks despite their ages.
1. Reggie Rockstone (53 Years)
The musician who is attributed as the Grandfather of Hip-life music as we know it has always appeared good-looking despite his age. He is also noted for his impeccable English accent. He is a member of music group, VVIP.
2. Okyeame Kwame (41 Years)
Known as the Rap Doctor, Okyeame Kwame been rumored to be aged in his mid-30’s but surprisingly, the musician is way older than the age many people attribute to him. He is married to Anica and they have two lovely children. He is arguably one of Ghana’s best dressed personalities and sports a trademark haircut.
3. Nana Ama McBrown (44 Years)
The popular Kumawood star is believed to be one of the industry’s richest female actresses. It was until she recently celebrated her 44th Birthday that some people got word of her age. She is married to Maxwell Mensah.
4. Clara Benson (17 Years)
The young Kumawood actress who recently completed Senior High School has high ambitions of joining The School of Performing arts in the University of Ghana. She has however revealed that she would also want to become a Customs Officer. Many people have attributed the teenager to be aged in her mid-20’s. She is popularly known as Maame Serwaa.
5. Bill Asamoah (49 Years)
This may come as a surprise to many but the popular Kumawood actor looks way younger than his age. He has starred in over a 100 Kumawood-produced movies. He is also rated as one of the industries richest and most influential.
6. Van Vicker (40 Years)
The experienced Ghallywood actor has been in the movie industry for quite some time. It is believed that Vicker was born to a Ghanaian/Liberian mother and a Dutch father. His good looks have always been complimented and he is arguably one of the ‘darling boys’ in the movie industry. He recently had the Lion of Judah tattooed on his upper arm.
7. Shirley Frimpong Manso (40 Years)
The film writer, director and producer has been attributed with ground-breaking movies including Adam’s Apples and “A Sting in a Tale”. The director’s young looks have been complimented by many people.
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