Van Vicker – Biography, Relationship, Figure, Life, Age, Height, Wiki, Career, Images, Net Worth, Family, and More

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Van Vicker

Biography of Van Vicker

Van Vicker, is a Ghanaian actor, film director, and humanitarian. He runs a film production company named Sky+Orange Production as a chief executive officer. 

Van Vicker biography

Early Life – Education and Birth Place 

Van Vicker (real name: Joseph Van Vicker) was born on 1 August 1977 in Accra, Ghana, Africa. He is from a Liberian mother and a Dutch father. His father left this world when he was merely six years old.

Van considered himself a resident of the world, as he has been living almost everywhere with his mom. Once he spoke about his relationship with her mom in such words that he is immensely close to his mom due to his dad’s early death.

Vicker went to Mfantsipim School, where he had been with Majid Michel as a Fellow. Later he graduated from African University College of Communication and left in 2021.

Struggle and Career

Vicker started his career in the radio industry when he started work at Groove 106.33 fm from (1999-2000) and Vibe 91.9 fm (2001-2004). He also worked as a TV individual with TV3 Ghana and Metro TV, in 1997 and 2000 respectively. 

Later He was cast in a TV series depicting university life, Sun City, as LeRoy King Jr.

Soon Vicker performed in his first film as a supporting character in Divine Love. Coincidently, this movie was also the debut for the film’s main leads, Jackie Appiah and Majid Michel

Van Vicker career


Van has collaborated with Jackie Appiah and Nadia Buari as a male romantic lead. Moreover, he also worked alongside Majid Michel and Nigerian Ramsey Nouah.

Many Nollywood actors including Mercy Johnson, Jim Lyke, Chika Ike, Tonto Dikeh, and Stephanie Okereke, are famous Nollywood actor has been cast alongside Vicker.

A few of his Nollywood movies are enlisted here.

Popular King_
Gambling with Marriage2008
Harvest of Love2009
My Soul Mate2010
Stolen Will_
The Kingdom2012
The Joy of a Prince2016
Against the Law2017
Heart of Fire2018

Filmography of Van Vicker

Here are Van Vicker’s filmography details.

Divine Love /2004Raj
Beyonce: The President’s Daughter /2006CK (Charles)
Mummy’s Daughter /2006Unknown
The Return of Beyonce /2006Raj
American Boy /2007Nelly
I Hate Women /2007Rocky
Innocent Soul /2007Unknown
In the Eyes of My Husband /2007Leo
Princess Tyra /2007Kay
Royal Battle /2007Lawrence
Slave of Lust /2007Unknown
Wedlock of the Gods /2007Unknown
Broken Tears /2008Ben
Corporate Maid /2008Desmond
Friday Night /2008Unknown
Jealous Princess /2008Sam
River of Tears /2008Ben
Total Love /2008Nick
Royal War /2009Uzodimma
Twilight Sisters /2009Micky
Beyond Conspiracy /2009Michael
Discovered /2010Unknown
Loyal Enemies /2010Unknown
Kingdom in FLames /2010Unknown
Paparazzi Eye in the Dark /2011Rich
One Night in Vegas /2013Tony
The Heart Breaker’s Revenge /2014Dalyboy
Sinned /2016Robert/Bobby
Cop’s Enemy /2017Christopher “Shadow” Ifechi
Day After Death /pendingUnknown

Awards and Achievements

Here is the detailed list of awards in which Van Vicker was nominated or won.

4th Africa Movie Academy Awards /Best Actor in Leading Role /2008Nominated
4th Africa Movie Academy Awards /Best Upcoming Actor /2008Nominated
Afro-Hollywood Awards /Best Actor /2009Won
Ghana Movie Awards /Best Actor Leading Role /2010Nominated
Ghana Movie Awards /Best Actor Leading Role /2011Nominated
Pan African Film Festival /Himself /2011Won
Nafca /Best Comedy Film /2012Won
Ghana Movie Awards /Best Actor /2013Won
Pypyrus Magazine Screen Actors Awards /Best International Actor /2013Won
Ghana Movie Awards /Favorite Actor /2014Nominated
Nafca /Best Actor in Leading Role /2015Nominated
Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards /Best Actor series /2016Nominated
Nigeria Entertainment Awards /Best Actor Africa /2016Nominated
KumaWood Awards /Best Collaboration /2016Won
Van Vicker Awards

International Success

From 2008, Under Van’s production company, Sky-Orange Production, he has directed and produced five films and also starred in them. However, 2012 proved to be the best year since he earned NAFCA Best Actor and Best Director for his comedy film, Joni Waka.

During his career, Vicker has been nominated for various awards and won many of them from Africa to the Caribbean, including the ACARG Awards, the Nollywood Academy Film Critics Awards, etc. His career achievements include the Best African Caribbean Actor Award, Best Actor African American Award, Pan African Creative Actor, and Later in 2013, he won the Best International Actor Award at PAMSAA.

Family Background of Van Vicker

Van’s parents are unknown for now. However, it’s a known fact that his father was a Dutch and he has a Liberian mother. He has a sister, Phylicia Anderson.

Relationship – Love Life, Marriage or Girlfriend 

Van’s wife is Adjoa Van Vicker whom he married almost 20 years ago in 2003 leaving a dating span of 10 years. They have five children, one daughter, and one son after marrying Adjoa however, the other three are from his previous marriage.

Van Vicker Family

Figure – Physical Measurements

Our Star has a charming personality with black hair and a shiny brown body tone. He is 1.63m tall with a strong body.

Wiki Info

As we are talking about Joseph Van Vicker, one of our favorite actors, Here are his Wiki details.

Full NameJoseph Van Vicker
Stage NameVan Vicker
Birth Date1 August 1977
Zodiac SignLeo
Age47 years old
Birth CountryAfrica
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown
Birth CityAccra, Ghana, Africa
LabelsSky-Orange Production Company
Career Years2000-present
Height5.5 ft
Marital StatusMarried
Children5 children

Net Worth of Van Vicker

With all his hard work, Van has been able to reach a total net worth of $4.5 million.

Van Vicker net worth

Social Media Accounts

Youtube14.7k Subscribers
Instagram1.3M Followers
Twitter44k Followers

Is Van Vickers married?

Van’s wife is Adjoa Van Vicker whom he married almost 20 years ago in 2003 leaving a dating span of 10 years

Is Van Vicker a Ghanaian or Nigerian?

VanVicker is a Ghanaian actor, film director, and humanitarian born in Accra, Ghana, Africa.

How old is Van Vicker?

Van Vicker was born on 1 August 1977 in Accra, Ghana, Africa. He is going to be 47 years old by 2024.

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