John Dumelo is an award-winning TV actor, politician, philanthropist, farmer, and UN (UN) ambassador.
- Date of birth: 3rd February 1984
- Place of birth: Hohoe, Volta Region
- John Dumelo age: 37 years (as of 2021)
- Occupation: Actor, businessman, philanthropist, farmer, politician
- Wife: Gifty Mawunya Nkomu
- Child: John Dumelo Junior
- John Dumelo Net worth: $1.3 million
John Dumelo, the renowned Ghanaian actor and farmer was born to Mr. John Dumelo and Mrs. Antoinette Dumelo’s family in the early 1980s. John was born on February 3, 1984, the only male child of his grown-up parents’ children in the Volta Region, Ghana.
For his education in elementary and high school, John was studying for Christ, the International School of the King, Accra, and Achimota Schools. He later graduated from the prestigious Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Ghana, with a bachelor’s in civil engineering.
John is married to Gifty Mawunya Nkornu, and they are blessed with a son.
John Dumelo movies
- One Night in Vegas – 2013
- A Northern Affair – 2014
- Double Cross – 2014
- Final Innocent Sin – 2014
- Ghetto Queen – 2014
- Love or Something Like That – 2014
- Single, Married and Complicated – 2014
- Tales Of Nazir – The Movie – 2015
- Beautiful Ruins – 2016
- Baby Thief – 1991
- Hearts of Men – 2009
- The Prince Bride – 2009
- To Love a Prince – 2009
- 4Play – 2010
- A Private Storm – 2010
- Chelsea – 2010
- Gold Not Silver – 2010
- End of Mirror of Life – 2011
- Humble Hero – 2011
- Single Six – 2011
- Ties that Bind – 2011
- 2012 – 2018
- Blackmoney – 2012
- End of Brides War – 2012
- Black Men Rock – 2018
- Hero – 2018
- The Supremo – 2012
- A Night with Her – 2013
- Blind Lust – 2013
- Queen’s Pride – 2010
- Secret Shadows – 2010
- The Game – 2010
- The King is Mine – 2010
- The Maidens – 2010
- Adams Apples film series – 2011 – 2012
- Crime Suspect – 2013
- Letters to my Mother – 2013
- Never Again – 2013
- If God Be for Us – 2016
- Of Sentimental Value – 2016
- Love Alone – 2017
Awards & nominations
Afro Australian Movies and Music Awards named him the African Most Outstanding Actor – 2011
° Africa Movie Academy Awards nominee for the Best Actor in a supporting role – 2011
° City People Movie Award nominee for Best Actor of the Year (Ghana) – 2016
° Pan African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou (FESPACO) Award for the Best Actor West Africa – 2017.
° Nominated at the Ghana Movie Awards for the Best Actor in a lead role – 2012
° Joy FM named him the Best Ghanaian Actor – 2009
° Best of Nollywood Awards nominee for the Best Actor in a Leading Role – 2010
° Africa Movie Academy Awards nominee for the Most Promising Actor – 2010
° Ghana Movie Awards for the Best Actor in a lead role – 2013
° City People Movie Award nominee for Best Actor of the Year (Ghana) – 2014
° Nominated at the City People Movie Award for Best Supporting Actor of the Year (Ghana) – 2016
John Dumelo stated indulging in politics during the campaign of the NDC Party (National Democratic Congress) (Ghana),In 2016. Dumelo was one of the leading and most prominent people in the NDC government campaign.
Rumors spread that he was appointed and appointed by H.E. John Dramani Mahama, former Ghana President, to serve his Party as a Director for the NDC youth group Operations for the National Democratic Congress in recognition of his commitment and patriotism to the Party (NDC).
On 19 July 2019, John Dumelo picked up the form for appointment as a parliamentary candidate in the NDC primaries. In the general elections of 2020 in Ayawaso West Wougon, he won the NDC Parliamentary Primaries on 24 August 2019.
John Dumelo business entities
In addition to being an internationally recognized actor, John Dumelo is a businessman. In 2012, he started his J.Melo clothing line. The Actor is known to participate in crop and livestock farming.
Dumelo is valued at a net value of $1 million. Altogether. Naturally, that is because he is one of Ghana’s most popular and influential actors.