AMAA 2010 winning Actress, Lydia Forson has been acting on screen for nearly five years, dating back to cameo roles in Hotel St.James, Different Shades of Blue a stint in the reality show ‘The Next Movie Star,’ extending to her highly popular role as Dea Thompson in Scorned. This led to her first AMAA nomination as the Best Female Upcoming Actress and Ghana Night with the stars, Best Actress 2009.
‘The Perfect Picture’ which critics called a masterpiece proved her versatility as an actress, validating her place in the Ghana movie industry winning her Best Actress in a Lead Role at the 2010 African Movie Academy Awards.
Lydia’s passion for her work is demonstrated in the extent to which she lives out characters in her movies. In her latest movie A Sting In A Tale(which won veiwers choice awards at the Pan African Film Festival ) she proves how far she will go to portray a character even if it means letting others take the centre stage. It is with the same zeal that she approaches life.