Report reaching GhanaPa.com shows that, Ghanaian Ghallywood and Nollywood iconic Van Vicker is married to Adjoa Van Vicker for 13 years.
They have been married for 13 years but have been together for 22 years.
Biography of Joseph van Vicker:
Joseph van Vicker was born on 1 August 1977 but most people clled him known "Van Vicker".
Vicker is a Ghanaian actor who has received two nominations for "Best Actor in a Leading Role" and "Best Upcoming Actor" at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2008.
Joseph van Vicker is currently an actor and a film director and a brand ambassador for the telecommunications giant, Globacom. He is popularly known for his good looks and loverboy roles in hit Ghanaian and Nollywood movies such as Beyonce, American Boy and Joni Waka. He has also recently featured in American Actress and film director Lisa Raye McCoy’s directorial debut, Skinned
Personal Life of Van Vicker :
Van Vicker was born on August 1st 1977, to a Ghanaian/Liberian mother and a Dutch father and his early years were spent in Liberia in West Africa. Due to the Liberian Civil War in the 1990s, his family relocated to Ghana. He attended secondary school in Ghana, at the prestigious Mfantsipim School after which he took courses in Marketing.
Vicker father died when he was six years old.
Van Vicker is married to Adjoa van Vicker and they have three children; two daughters and a son. He has a close relationship with his mother and only sister.
Van Vicker Entertainment Career:
Van Vicker started out in the entertainment industry in 1997 as a television presenter for TV3 Ghana and later Metro TV. He also worked as a radio presenter with Groove fm and Vibe fm and until recently Live fm. His acting career took off when he appeared in the popular Ghanaian television series, Suncity.
His Nollywood movies include My Soul Mate, Heart of Fire, Popular King, Gambling with Marriage, Harvest of Love, Stolen Will, The Joy of a Prince, Discovered, The Kingdom, Against the law amongst many others.
In 2008, Van Vicker started “Sky + Orange Productions”, a film production house. He has since produced and directed several films including the highly successful Joni Waka.
Recognition of Van Vicker :
Van Vicker has a large fan base and is well recognized as an actor and Glo Ambassador all over the African continent and Worldwide.
He has been nominated for and won numerous awards from Africa to the Caribbean. Awards include Ghana Movie Awards, ACRAG awards and the Nollywood Academy Films Critics’ Awards. In 2009, he won the Best African Caribbean actor and Best Actor African American and in 2011 he won the Pan African creative actor. In 2012, at Ghana Movie Awards, he won best actor and director for his hit comedy ‘Joni Waka. I n 2013, he won the Best International Actor award at the Papyrus Magazine Screen Actors Awards (PAMSAA) 2013.
Humanitarian Efforts of Van Vicker :
Van Vicker has always been desirous of giving back to society; he has already established the VanVicker Foundation, a humanitarian foundation that supports, inspires and motivates the youth .
He is also an Ambassador for the Federation of Liberian Youth where he serves as a patron and role model.
Van Vicker is also a United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Goodwill Ambassador, a role in which he uses his status as a celebrity to generate media coverage about the plight of refugees and draw attention to important issues.
In 2004 Vicker was featured in movie titled "Divine Love"
In 2006 Vicker was featured in movies like: "Beyonce: The President’s Daughter" , Darkness of Sorrow, Mummy’s Daughter, The Return of Beyonce,
Other movies from 2007 are as follows: American Boy, I Hate Women, Innocent Soul, In the Eyes of My Husband, Princess Tyra, Return Of Beyonce, Wedlock Of The Gods, Royal Battle, Set Apart, Slave to Lust, Broken Tears, Corporate Maid, Friday Night, Jealous Princess, River of Tears, The Beast, Total Love, Darkness Of Sorrow, Twilight Sisters, Dust And Ashes, Beyond Conspiracy, Royal War, Unstoppable, Loyal Enemies, Popular King, My Soul Mate, Kingdom In Flames, End Of Soul Mate, Paparazzi Eye In The Dark, Wife On Fire, Heat On Fire, Amina, The Search, One Night In Vegas, When One Door Closes, Nurses From Hell, Skinned, Decoded,
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