Taking a keen look at the film industry, we have somewhat given importance to the frontal players and characters of the film narrative while underlying the geniuses behind the hard work to be premiered on the go.
Here is one of the most productive television/film producers in Ghana who has contributed immensely to the movie industry with his unique and unyielding ideas in terms of acting, TV and Radio production, video editing, etc.
The masterpiece behind the trending and most tweeted online radio drama series, ‘playboy’ and Chief Executive Officer of Spicy Innovation, Reggie Spice.
Born Reginald Noel Nii Otenkorang Ankrah, popularly referred to as Reggie Spice is a TV and Radio Producer, Video Editor, Actor, Voice-over artist, Scriptwriter, and a father to one(name withheld). He is the second and only male child out of three to the late Jacob Tawiah Ankrah and Mad. Elizabeth Mamley Pinto.
As a single father, the reputable TV producer has achieved a lot in the past and recent years through hard work and determination.
Began his primary education at the Osu Presbyterian Preparatory, South la. East junior high school and finally to the Ghanatta College of Arts. Being a teenager after junior high school, Reginald ‘Spice’ Ankrah had the opportunity to cast in the National Lottery Authority commercial in the early 2000s.
Reginald ‘Spice’ Nii Noel Otenkorang Ankrah- CEO,SPICY INNOVATION
Procuring a Diploma in Radio and Television Production at the Ghana Broadcasting Cooperation Training College, the uprising TV producer and actor became the production manager for Lucky Trip Reality Show featuring in stage plays like ‘Trial of Jesus Christ‘, April Communications’ Medicine For Love and Dinner for promotions not excluding TV3’s tele series, ‘Trotro’ and ‘Sadia’.
Appointed also as a productions manager and voice-over assistant at GTV afterward, he cast in commercials and voice-overs for Apex Advertising, Farmhouse Productions, Lowe Lintax amongst others. Distinguished in quality voice characters for short films and radio commercials, the multi-talented actor also played the male voice-over for award-winning films, “Spirits We Dance” written and directed by Natalija Gormalova(produced by HI-LIFE Studios) and “EKWA”, also directed and edited by the top-notch Ghanaian director, Mortinno Morton.
In 2015, the ‘playboy’ series lead character dubbed in the automated dialog replacement(ADR) of the popular award-bagging movie, “BEAST OF NO NATION”, produced by Cary Kuji Fugunaga before joining Media General(TV3).
Reginald Ankrah is currently an editor and floor manager for Ghana’s most anticipated reality TV show, ‘Date Rush’ hosted by broadcast journalist, Nii Kpakpo Thompson, and TV3’s preferred African beauty pageant, Ghana’s Most Beautiful and a few others. On the market with a new short but a film banger that has got a lot of TV personalities and celebrities such as Anita Akua Akuffo, Johnnie Hughes, Giovanni Caleb, Miriam Osei Agyemang, Afeafa Nfojoh, and Dancehall artiste, Epixode to mention a few, netizens, Facebook users and followers tweeting and commenting. ‘Playboy’ is one of Reggie Spice’s new radio drama series that chronicles in detail, the life of the Casanova or loosely ‘playboy’ and his side chicks. Mirroring on the love life of the ladies’ man and his baby mama, eventually; karma turns to knock on his door. The series is centered on educating the youth on relationships and this has revealed a brilliant section of his career as a filmmaker, actor, and male off-camera artiste.
The father to a smart little daughter whose acting career also kick-started at the age of 5, the CEO of Spicy innovation has disclosed that his greatest achievement is his daughter considering the change she has brought into his life. The actor’s goal in life is to be the reason others will realize they can make it in life.
When asked if he is a PLAYBOY, his answer was ‘NOT YET’.