Controversial Ghanaian actress, Lydia Forson has taken to Instagram to pen an emotional message to her dear mother as she celebrates her birthday. The actress thanked God for her mother’s life, expressing that they have been blessed in so many ways.
“The older I get the more I appreciate the relationship I have with my mother and just how rare and special it is. Some days I catch myself just staring at her when she’s not looking and wondering how I got so lucky- I mean my mother is literally my best friend”. she wrote.
“My strength, perseverance, discipline and “don’t f#%* with me is mostly her and it’s what’s kept me going for so long. Today I just want to Thank God for her life and not ask for anything, because we’ve been blessed in so many ways already. Happy Birthday, Mum”. The actress added.
Lydia Forson’s acting career started with a cameo role in Hotel St. James (2005), Run Baby Run (2006), Different Shades of Blue (2007) and a stint in the reality show The Next Movie Star in Nigeria (2007). Shirley Frimpong Manso, CEO of Sparrow Productions, who had previously worked with her in the Ghanaian television series Different Shades of Blue, brought Forson back to the screens through the movie Scorned. This starring role led to her first African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) nomination as the Best Upcoming Female Actress. In 2009, Forson starred in the award-winning The Perfect Picture by Shirley Frimpong-Manso.