From Production Assistant at Tyler Perry Studios to a nominee for best motion picture as a producer at the Ghana Movie Awards. Esi Yamoah is on a roll. Last year Esi took a leap of Faith and worked on her first feature film as a producer “Gold Coast Lounge” in Accra Ghana. This is Esi’s first nomination as a producer. “I was excited to work on the project. The story was a breath of fresh air and had a fresh message”.
“Gold Coast Lounge” has racked up 18 nominations at the Ghana Movie Awards and is scheduled to hit the Cinemas on January 3rd, 2020 in Accra Mall and 4th at the West Hills Mall, Accra Ghana. Gold Coast Lounge is Afro-noir film that takes place in the heart of Ghana.
A family of criminals has to clean up their act before the government shut down their private lounge. After the owner has been mysteriously poisoned, it’s left to his oldest son Daniel, to take the stool. In the midst of implementing new policies to the business, Daniel runs into major problems of love triangles, power struggles, tribalism and murder.
The cast include Alphonse Menyo, Adjetey Anang, Raquel Ammah, Zynell Zuh, Pascal Aka, Cina Soul, Akofa Ejeani, and Gideon Boakye. “I hope that I encourage more people from the African Diaspora to not just return to Ghana but to invest in our entertainment industry. Together, we can take Ghana to the next level”.