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John Dumelo Reveals How Much He Was Paid For His 1st Movie Role

There are actors who get paid millions of dollars for just seconds of airtime and others whose earnings could barely cover a year’s worth of rent in some pricey neighborhoods in Ghana.

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The movie industry can sometimes be a walking contradiction. The big-name actors and actresses can sometimes be regarded as royalty, yet still, they earn a paltry salary for their work.

There are actors who get paid millions of dollars for just seconds of airtime and others whose earnings could barely cover a year’s worth of rent in some pricey neighborhoods in Ghana.

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, big name or no name, you’ll be surprised at exactly how much Ghanaian actor and entrepreneur John Dumelo earned for his first movie role some years ago.

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The Ghanaian actor turn politician has revealed how much he was paid for his first movie role some years back in an interview on YFm when he on the Y-Leaderboard series.

Earning that sum back then was a big deal. 20,000 old cedi’s back then was of a higher value than its equivalent now. We actually got the role because we fit the role for the movie. The producers came to our school and asked for a brother and sister for the role. My sister and I were in the same school and that was it.

Aside from being an actor of international recognition, John Dumelo is an entrepreneur. He launched his clothing line (J.Melo) in 2012. The Actor is also known to be involved in both Crop and Animal farming.

Last year, John Dumelo picked up a nomination form to contest in the NDC primaries as a parliamentary candidate. He won the NDC parliamentary primaries to represent the NDC in Ayawaso West Wougon Constituency in the 2020 general elections.

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