ACTOR RAMSEY NOUAH

Born Ramsey Tokunbo Nouah Jr. 19 December 1970 (age 44) Edo, Nigeria Ethnicity 	Yoruba Occupation 	Actor Years active 	1993-present

Born Ramsey Tokunbo Nouah Jr.
19 December 1970 (age 44)
Edo, Nigeria
Ethnicity Yoruba
Occupation Actor
Years active 1993-present

Ramsey Nouah (born Ramsey Tokunbo Nouah Jr.; 19 December 1970)  is a Nigerian actor. He won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role in 2010.

Nouah was born in Edo State to an Israeli father and a Yoruba mother who hails from Owo, Ondo State. He grew up in Surulere, Lagos, where he attended Atara Primary School and Community Grammar School. He obtained a diploma at the University of Lagos, after which he pursued a career in acting.

Nouah’s acting career kicked off when he starred in the Nigerian TV soap opera Fortunes.  Nouah has since then appeared in numerous films starring as the lead role. He has been called “Lover-Boy” ] for his numerous roles in romantic film. In 2010 Nouah won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his performance in the Best Picture award winning film The Figurine.  Nouah is considered to be one of the most sought-after actors in Nigeria.

Nouah is married to Emelia Philips-Nouah. The couple have two sons and a daughter, named as Quincy, Camil Nouah, Desiree Nouah.

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