Veteran Actor Ekow Blankson Passes On

Ekow Blankson Dead
Ekow Blankson - Ghanaian Actor
Ekow Blankson Dead
Ekow Blankson - Ghanaian Actor

According to reports gathered by this platform’s editorial team, Ghanaian veteran actor Ekow Blankson has passed on.

Details of his death are sketchy, but we discovered that he passed away on the morning of October 3, 2022. Ekow Blankson reportedly went to the hospital because he wasn’t feeling well, after which he died.

Before his death, he was a commercial for Ghana Web, the largest online news platform in Ghana.He was a manager and headed the organization’s sales team. Ekow Blankson has worked with brands such as Multimedia Group in the past. TV Africa, Coca-Cola, Media General, etc.

He acted in several films such as; Volga, Frozen He’s Emotion, Savannah, In His April, Checkmate, Illusion, Scorned Woman, Pool His Party, Famous and many more.

Ekow Blankson
Ekow Blankson

Ekow Blankson holds a master’s degree from the University of Ghana, Legon. Marketing Certificate from Heineken University, Amsterdam. He holds a diploma in Master of Drama (Drama) from the University of Ghana, Legon. He has also completed years of training in various areas of marketing, sales, management and advertising. He is a full member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing Ghana (CIMG).

His long acting career has earned him nominations for Best Actor at the African Film Academy Awards (AMAA) and Best Supporting Actor at the 2010 Ghana Film Awards. He has directed and starred in several Ghanaian films including Checkmate. Volga; Mid-April; Black Earth in Ascending Order; Death After Birth and The Intruder, among others.