Ghanaian actress Nana Ama Mcbrown marks her 44th birthday today.

Real name Felicity Ama Agyemang, the actress who was born on August 15, 1973 (age 44) decided to mark this glorious day with new photos.

Dressed in a beautiful Kente cloth complimented with golden ornaments, the actress opted for a more traditional fashion to mark her cultural heritage.

Her Acting Career

McBrown essentially stumbled into acting. She answered an auction call on the radio by Miracle Films and was hired to do costuming instead. However, on the set, she was able to snag the lead role after the director, Samuel Nyamekye, felt that she was better suited for the role. In 2001, her first movie, That Day, was released launching her career.

Her performance in That Day opened the floodgates to choicer roles, landing her a spot on the TV series Tentacles.

In 2007, the movie Asoreba, co-starring Agya Koo and Mercy Aseidu, turned Nana Ama into a household name. Since then, she has slowly built a strong following by releasing a slew of critically acclaimed movies