Biography of Kalybos & Net Worth 2021.
Kalybos is the character name of Richard Kweku Asante, a filmmaker and an entrepreneur. He made his acting debut in the comedy video series Boys Kasa in 2012.
Richard Asante popularly known as Kalybos is a Ghanaian actor and comedian who came to light through his role in the Boys Kasa comic series. In 2017, he and his co-star from the Boys Kasa series Patricia Opoku Agyemang received a Black British Entertainment Award in London. He has starred in several popular Ghanaian movies including Kalybos in China and Amakye and Dede.
Early life and Education
Kalybos was born on April 27, 1988 to Mr. Peter Owusu Mensah and Madam Felicia Owusu. He attended De-youngsters International and St. Anthony’s preparatory school in Accra for his basic education and had his secondary education at Suhum Secondary Technical School where he studied Building Construction. He furthered at the National Film and Television Institute (NAFTI). Kalybos graduated with the best student honor from NAFTI and with a bachelor’s degree in Cinematography.
He has starred in several movies, including:
- Boys Kasa (2014)
- Kalybos In China (2016)
- Asylum Down (2016)
- Adventures of Kalybos (2018)
- John and John
- Love Language
- Maame Hwe
- 3 Broke Guys
- Chocolate City (2018)
- A New Flame
- The New Adabraka
- Okomfo Anokye Poma
- The 2 Pilots
- Ghetto Heros
- Away Bus (2016)
- Think Smart
He also appeared in Conan Without Borders: Ghana with Conan O’Brien in 2019.
|2014||Ghana Movie Awards||Discovery of the Year||Boys Kasa||Won|
|2017||Black British Entertainment Awards||Won|
|2015||Ghana Movie Awards||Favorite Actor||Nominee|
|2014||Ghana Tertiary Awards||Best Actor and Student of the year||Nominee|
|2015||Africa Youth Choice Awards||Best New Act||Nominee|
|2016||Golden Movie Awards||Golden Actor In Comedy||Won|
|2016||Exclusive Men’s Award||Nominee|
|2016||NAFTI Film Festival Awards||Best Cinematography||Won|
|2017||Black British Entertainment Awards||Best International Award||Won|
|2017||Ghana Nigeria Achievers Awards||Best in Comedy||Won|
|2017||Ghana Entertainment Awards USA||Lead Actor in Film||Nominee|
|2017||Golden Movie Awards||Supporting Actor in Comedy||Nominee|
Kalybos Net Worth
Kalybos Net Worth is estimated to be about $250,000.