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MaameYaa Boafo: “An African City” & “Thru 25” Actress | Know Her Better

aisha Published On Thu Jun 18 2020   Modified On Thu Jun 18 2020
MaameYaa Boafo: “An African City” & “Thru 25” Actress | Know Her Better

MaameYaa Boafo is an actress well known for her roles in 'Thru 25' (2013-2018) as Cassie, 'Iron Fist' (2017) as Female Receptionist, 'Odyssey' (2015) as Desk Clerk, and 'The Blacklist' (2015) as Lucinda.

Boafo was born on June 3 and has a star sign of Gemini. She is a Ghanaian but was born in Pakistan. Here are some more interesting facts about of Boafo:

Net Worth: $800 thousand 

'The Blue Car' actress MaameYaa Boafo has accumulated an estimated net worth of $800 thousand from her career as an actress. She has played various roles in television series, movies, and short movies which has helped her to earn her worth.

Blessed With Three Brothers 

Boafo is blessed with three brothers named Kofi Boafo, Timothy Boafo, and Deon Boafo. Kofi is the oldest siblings of all as Deon is the middle child and Timothy is the youngest child. 

The siblings don't have huge age gap and grew up plying alongside each other. They grew frpm climb trees, reading comics together, playing cops and robbers, kidnapping Maameyaa's dolls to graduation, laughter, weddings, family trips, and so on.

MaameYaa Boafo with her three brothers Kofi Boafo (right), Timothy Boafo(left), and Deon Boafo (middle).
MaameYaa Boafo with her three brothers Kofi Boafo (right), Timothy Boafo(left), and Deon Boafo (middle).
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Husband: Jeremiah Abiah

The 'Conversating While Black' actress is a married to Jeremiah Abiah, vocal Jedi, coach, producer, and host of 'Inside the Singer Voice'. The pair got married on October 19. 2011, and are together for over nine years. 

Abiah is a supportive and proud husband as when Boafo made her debut in the series 'Bluff City Law' as on NBC he posted a picture of her and said their pray, trust, belief, and hard work have finally paid off. 

MaameYaa Boafo with her husband Jeremiah Abiah.
MaameYaa Boafo with her husband Jeremiah Abiah.
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He is also thankful for this moment for her and added "She is an incredible actor and the camera just loves her. I couldn’t be more proud.". However, the pair haven't given birth to any child as both pairs have been focusing on their career first.

Started Her Career Since 2012

Boafo started her acting career through a short movie named Tied & True as Roda in 2012. Since then she has acted in more than twenty-five series, movie, and short movies like 'Thru 25' (TV Series) as Cassie, 'Bluff City Law' (TV Series) as Briana Johnson, 'The Family Fang' as College Student, 'New York, I Love You' (Short) as Viviane, 'Ramy' (TV Series) as Zainab, and many more.

MaameYaa Boafo in 'Bluff City Law' as Briana Johnson.
MaameYaa Boafo in 'Bluff City Law' as Briana Johnson.
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Won Various Awards From One Play

In 2018, the 'Deceit' actress was nominated for three different awards like Drama League Award for Distinguished Performance, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play, and Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play for one play "School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play". 

Then in 2018, she won Drama Desk Ensemble Award and Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award from the play.

Breakthrough An African City

As Boafo started her acting career from a short movie 'Tied & True', but her career breakthrough was from a television series 'An African City' where she has portrayed the character of Nana Yaa. 

The series is about five beautiful, upper-class, educated African women who are dealing with their lives as single women in Accra, Ghana. The comedy romantic series is made with Esosa E., Maame Adjei, Nana Mensah, and Marie Humbert.

MaameYaa Boafo with the other cast member of 'An African City'.
MaameYaa Boafo with the other cast member of 'An African City'.
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Body Measurement

The 'Madam Secretary' actress stands 5 feet 5 inches tall (167 cm) while weighing over 54 kg (120 kg). She has maintained her figure as 36-28-38 inches (91-71-96 cm) with black eyes and curly black hair.

Social Media Presence

As for her social media presence, Boafo is active on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. She has gained 19.7k followers on Insta with the username 'maameyaaboafo', 3,408 followers on Twitter with the username 'MaameYaaBoafo', and is active on Facebook with the username 'OfficialMaameYaaBoafo' with 4,518 followers. 

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