There is no money in acting, the industry is dying – Mikki Osei Berko
This veteran Ghanaian actor cum broadcaster, Mikki Osei Berko has made another serious statement, after threats to go naked if foreign content on television are not banned. The actor disclosed that, the movie industry in Ghana is so bad to the extent that actors and actresses can not make a living out of it. He disclosed this in a recent interview on Peace Fm.
Mikki Osei further argued that the movie industry does not just pay, revealing that he barely makes up to GHc 5,000 in a year from acting. Moreover, if not endorsement deals and the businesses many including himself would have had to resort to public support to make ends meet.
He said: “I make less than 5,000 cedis a year from acting in movies and dramas. But for any ambassadorial deals and other businesses how would I have survived” Mikki disclosed in the interview.