Actor and Comedian, Richard Asante aka Kalybos has graduated from the National Film and Television Institute (NAFTI). After 4 years of study at the institution, Kalybos graduated with a degree in Cinematography.
According to Entertainment Ghana, the comic actor also won the Best Student Award in Cinematography for the graduating year. He graduated with 23 others over the weekend and came out with a ‘second class lower’ degree. Even before his education, Kalybos has already taken off to a successful career in acting. Now, this will add more feathers to what he had already started well.
It will be nice to also mention at this juncture, that Klaybos has so far stared in two movies – ‘Kalybos in China’ and ‘Amakye & Dede’, a new Ghallywood movie produced by Kofas Media. Other popular Ghanaian actors that featured in the movie, ‘Amakye & Dede’ include Majid Michel, John Dumelo, Kalybos, Ahuofe Patricia, Roselyn Ngissah, Emelia Brobbey, Yaw Dabo, Apostle John Prah, Grace Nortey, Moesha.
In an interview the Boys Kasa fame, he said the school has given him a lot and he doesn’t think the certificate is what he will use to go in for a job but rather the skills he acquired from the institute.
Majid Michel took to his Instagram page to congratulate Richard Asante over his achievements. Posting a photo of where he was receiving the Best Student Award, Majid wrote: “[email protected] All you need to remember is that school does not end when you are out of the classroom. May your innermost Desires come to life. Just be in alignment with your source!! God Job”
Responding to the Congratulatory message from Majid Michel, Kalybos addressed him as ‘papa’ and mentor. He went on to express his gratitude for having the opportunity to be among those who look up to as well as follow the footsteps of the popular actor.
See some of the photos from his graduation ceremony: