BirthdayNovember 4, 1941
BirthplaceAccra, Ghana

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Gyearbuor Asante

    Full name: Gyearbuor Asante
    Also known as: Gyearbuor Asante, Asante, Gyearbuor, Frederick Christopher Kwabena Gyearbuor Asante
    Professions: Ghanaian actor
    Nationality: Ghanaian
    Occupation: Actor

  2. Gyearbuor Asante Measurements

    Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)

  3. Gyearbuor Asante Known for

    Desmond's (1989), Local Hero (1983), The Dogs of War (1980), The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It (1977)

  4. Gyearbuor Asante Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 2nd of August, 2000 (Age: 58)

  5. Gyearbuor Asante Biography

    Gyearbuor Asante (4 November 1941 – 2 August 2000) was a Ghanaian actor best remembered for his role in the Channel 4 situation comedy Desmond's in which he played the role of Gambia mature student Matthew.Born in Accra, Asante appeared in a number of British TV shows during the 1970s and 80s, where he was billed as Christopher Asante. His credits included episodes of Space: 1999, Mind Your Language, Hazell and The Professionals as well as a TV performance of Ubu Roi in 1976. He also played the minister in the film Local Hero.He returned to his birthplace Ghana in 1995 where he was made a Cultural Ambassador. He died in the capital city of Accra with his funeral held in his ancestral village of Tafo [Kwahu] in the Eastern Region of Ghana.

  6. Gyearbuor Asante Family

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