Award winning actress, Yvonne Nelson is set to start a new reality TV show. The TV show which will be about Yvonne Nelson’s pregnancy is coming to a Television set near you very soon.
Named #WaitingForRYN, the show will detail the period between when Nelson got pregnant and when she gave birth to her daughter, RYN Roberts.
Yvonne’s daughter was born on Sunday, October 29, 2017 to her and her boyfriend, Jamie Roberts, a London- Fashion Photographer, who is originally from Wales.
Yvonne Nelson has starred in several movies including House of Gold (2013) and Any Other Monday. She has also recently been producing some hit movies like ‘if tomorrow never comes’ among others.
Her first lead role was the title character in the movie Princess Tyra. She shot about five more movies and then went to Nigeria to shoot her first collaboration with Genevieve Nnaji in 2007, which launched her career in Nollywood. Nigerian movie industry Since then, she has become a household name in the movie industry.
Nelson produced her first movie, The Price, in 2011, followed by Single And Married the next year. The latter won Best Picture at the Ghana Movie Awards and Best Ghanaian Movie in Nigeria at the 2013 City People Awards.
She followed these up with House of Gold in 2013.
She founded the Yvonne Nelson Glaucoma Foundation in 2010 to help create awareness about the disease. With support from other Ghanaian celebrities, she recorded an all-star charity single, and shot a video to help educate people. In 2013 she was honoured by GoWoman Magazine & Printex for her Glaucoma Foundation and film career.
In recent times, Nelson has taken it upon herself, together with other celebrities, to add more voices to the masses in protests against the energy crisis in her country. She led a peaceful vigil on May 16, 2015, called DumsorMustStop.