Ekow Smith Asante Biography – Ekow Smith Asante is a well-known Ghanaian actor, producer, director, production designer, consultant, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He was born in Takoradi, Ghana on April 15, 1973. He is 44 years old right now. He is the fourth kid in a family of four. He is presently married with two lovely children.
Ekow Smith Asante completed his Primary and secondary school education in Takoradi, Ghana and obtained both his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate.
After completing his secondary school education, Ekow Smith Asante proceeded to University of Ghana and obtained both his National Diploma and Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre Arts.
After completing his tertiary education, Ekow Smith Asante joined the Ghana movie industry (Ghallywood) and started attending movie auditions and appearing on television series.
In 2008, Ekow Smith Asante rose to fame after acting in the Ghana blockbuster movie “Passion of the Soul” a movie that brought him to limelight and gave him an advantage in Nollywood.
Ekow Smith Asante has acted in several Ghallywood and Nollywood movies which include Desperate Measures, Passion of the Soul, This Is Us, Wicked Intention, Brave Soul, Mummy’s Daughter, Church on Fire, Darkness of Sorrow, Royal Battle, Deadly Decision, Devil in the Detail, Pieces of Me, etc.
Ekow Smith Asante is one of the finest Ghanaian actors who have played numerous lead roles in movie both in Ghana and in Nigeria. He acts mostly in romantic and action movies alongside with Ghanaian celebrities like Martha Ankomah, Yvonne Okoro, Jackie Appiah, Nadia Buari, Yvonne Nelson, John Dumelo, Van Vickers, Frank Artus and Majid Michel.
Ekow Smith Asante has also acted in several Nollywood movies in Nigeria alongside with Nollywood celebrities like Genevieve Nnaji, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, Mercy Johnson, Jim Iyke, Ken Erics, Ramsey Noah, Kenneth Okonkwo, Tonto Dikeh, Ini Edo, Pete Edochie and several top Nollywood celebrities.
Ekow Smith Asante is very talented, creative and gifted in acting and interpretations of movie roles. Apart from acting, Ekow Smith Asante love reading books, watching movies, partying and socializing with friends and family.
In August 2015, Ekow Smith Asante got married his long-time fiancé Nittina Sowah. The couple tied the knot at the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC) Holy Ghost Temple, Frafraha in Accra, Ghana after dating for four solid years. The marriage ceremony took off immediately after the wedding and was attended by top Ghanaian and Nigerian celebrities. The marriage is blessed with beautiful kids.
Ekow Smith Asante has won several awards which include Best Actor in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards, Best Actor in Ghana at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards, Most Promising Actor in Ghana at the City People Entertainment Awards, Best Actor of the Year at the Best of Nollywood Awards and Most Prominent Actor in Ghana at the Ghana Entertainment Awards.
Ekow Smith Asante is currently one of the richest and most influential actor in Ghana with an estimated net worth of $300,000.