TOP 10 Celebrities You Didn’t Realize Were From Uganda

1. Semi Anthony

Semi Anthony

His roles have included guest starring on ABC’s Modern Family, Animal Planet’s I’m Alive, and his newest lead role as the character Stephan in the movie Head game. Semi has ventured into a different kind of role-that of a producer with 2nd Nature Films.

His horror flick titled The Butchers, has been especially successful in the U.K., selling over thirty thousand copies in the first opening months. Semi is now in pre-production for a zombie film titled Z13 Awakening.

2. Madina Nalwanga

Madina Nalwanga

Madina Nalwanga is known for her work on Queen of Katwe (2016) where she played Fiona, a prodigy Chess player from the suburbs of Kampala who rose from poverty to international fame through the game of Chess. Kenya’s Oscar winning actress Lupita Nyongo’o is also credited for her role in the film.